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It surrounds us and penetrates us. It binds the galaxy together!
It's GLUE that is HOT! And when cooled it sticks to anything.  With both high and low temp flavors plus several different caliber guns there's something for … Read more
Makes your robots eyes light up!
Some more goofiness! I really wanted my BoB to have light up eyes but I also didn't really go with bump sensors or something else tacked onto him. Since he was … Read more
Working arm and hand able to pick up *light materials and make hand gestures.
A while back I read an Instructables article on animatronic hands, where they ran wire through special tubing and pulled on it to simulate a finger. This was rather … Read more
As of right now all this guy does is look cool and he's even having trouble with that
So I know it's strange that my first project post on letsmakerobots isn't a robot. But be that as it may I decided that I would still post this, even though I'm not … Read more
Control a WiFi robot
Grabbed an Arduino Esplora board and decided to use it as a controller for one of my old Arduino WiShield bots. The Python script runs on a PC connected to the … Read more
This is just something goofy I've been fooling with. I was given a broken mini helicopter with no remote:      It did have the charger which was nice so I … Read more
This is yet another of my data loggers for my brother. He needed a low power data logger that would fit inside a 50mm acrylic pipe. So this is what I came up … Read more
Generates a graphic based on a csv string from the serial port
Once in a while we need to visualize the data coming out of sensors or functions we have in the microcontrollers.To do that normally we send the data through the … Read more
Displays aircraft ADS-B data
Raspberry Pi, USB WiFi, USB TV Tuner and a 7Ah SLA running the Dump1090 software allows the reading of aircraft ADS-B data and friendly webpage display. The … Read more
Simple Inverter Updated: A killer project if u ask me(literally)- Gave me quite a few 230v shocks while debugging but finally it works. Read more
Make sure that trains don't crash into each other and stop at stations
I've built a huge Lego train layout which is fully automated by a few Arduino's. The passenger trains ride around and after a while they stop at the station. The … Read more
Facial expressions for interactive robots
     Few days ago I decided to continue my interactive robot (http://letsmakerobots.com/node/36100), and it's been some time I'm making some sketches for a more … Read more
counts from 5 - 0 (expandable upto 0 - 9)
After spending 3 days for R&D and an hour for last touches this is the final product! with 2 such displays you can count till 99! there is nothing much to say … Read more
Once a CD Drive, now a scanner
I created this scanner after working with it, either directly or indirectly (I mean I had to learn how to use Stepper motors, program in the Processing software, … Read more
Keeps my office plant healthy, wins a contest
This is my entry into the Tech Week Europe Office Gadget Challenge. Office Plant Baby Sitter (OPBS) Read more
Calculate the fibonacci sequence.
As the name inplies, Fibonacci uses a basic algorithm to calculate the fibonacci sequence. It is currently running on my Basic Stamp 2, but my goal is to transfer … Read more
You can glow LED in 512000 colours using keyboard keys
I created this software using Processing software. If the selector is set in red, then the software sends values from 0 to 79, depending upon how much brightness is … Read more
After struggling for days with multiple designs, I have come up with something showable (I doubt this word exists). I have not included automatic movement here. I … Read more
Provides better performance than normal drivers
I am participating in Google Science Fair 2013. So, I thought of sharing my idea. A simple idea. I have modified loudspeaker drivers in two ways. The benefit of … Read more