Introduction: HOW TO MAKE a Simple RC SPY ROBOT

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In this instructable , i'm gonna show you how to make an rc spy robot which is controled by an rc car controller. this robots can bring you videos and audios off the place where he is because of the spy cam !!
BUT the bad thing is THE distance , it depende off the spy cam and the car  .

SO good luck !!


Picture of SUPPLIES:

For this project you will need a:
_A wirless spy cam.
_An rc car.

_A television( DUH!! for the spy cam)
_some cardboars(optional, to give the robot form)



Now all you have to do is to tape the spy cam to the rc car like in the picture.

Step 3: THE COOLER WAY ;-)

Picture of THE COOLER WAY ;-)

After finishing my spy robot , i wondered to make it more cool looking :-D.
so you have to cut  the cardboard in  the way that it look like a robot head
and put the spy cam lens as a nose for your robot(see the picture)
for the eyes you can but some LEDs and the mouth you can simply draw it.
and the body is a cardboard box.


Picture of THE FINAL ROBOT!!!

the final result should look like in the picture


ValerieLynne (author)2015-04-06

Just found this for me and my 5-year-old boy to try... can't we just use a cell phone and ipad with facetime? Has anyone tried that? (removable , of course)

sk.spoiledbrat (author)2012-06-05

hey I tried to get dat spy cam but could not find it Can u suggest me a few online stores??

if you are indian you can go to and international

wernarner84 (author)2011-05-29

I got that Spy Gear Tracker or whatever its called a while ago. It's basically this, but isn't made of cardboard and costs more. And has treads, and feeds audio and video to the controller. But its like $100.

ac1D (author)wernarner842012-01-13

Typically it's just like the RCXD from call of duty black ops?

19charbel96 (author)wernarner842011-06-12

i've choose the cardboard because you can get it for free , the cost of my project was about 30$ :
_the remote controlled car was for about 10$ (not sure because i had it for a long time)
_the wirless camera for 20$ ( it transmit audio and colored video )

Battle Bot (author)2011-10-27

It looks cool I am going to try it!!

Battle Bot (author)2011-10-27

It looks cool I am going to try it!!!!

Rustiyano (author)2011-08-17

cool project..
we're about to try d same type as our final yr project...

19charbel96 (author)Rustiyano2011-08-24

thanks!! :-) and good luck!

atomicwaterstudios (author)2011-02-16

what rc car is that plz tell me plz!!!!!!!

sorry but i had this car since 2005 , i don't remenber what it is. any cheap car will work for this project ;-)

ilpug (author)2011-01-11

do the boxes serve any practical purpose?

19charbel96 (author)ilpug2011-01-13

no, it's just to give the robot look :-P
you can add some led or draw on it :-)

abadfart (author)2010-11-08

mine was never this fancy

19charbel96 (author)abadfart2010-11-12

good for you! i'm not a good drawer :-(

abadfart (author)19charbel962010-11-12

mine was just an rc car with a box and a coffee can for the head

19charbel96 (author)abadfart2010-11-14

nice !! :-)

abadfart (author)19charbel962010-11-15

ya i have a picture of it somewhere with Groucho Marx glasses on

19charbel96 (author)abadfart2010-11-15

why don't you post an instructable of it? :-)

abadfart (author)19charbel962010-11-15

well it was years ago i dont even have the car any more

19charbel96 (author)abadfart2010-11-16

ok ANW 10x for watching! :-)

alienjoe123 (author)2010-09-20

inconspicuous car is inconspicuous.

19charbel96 (author)alienjoe1232010-10-15

It's a simple cheap car for a cheap robot !!!

ubassmusic (author)2010-08-27

Cool! if you were able to mount a little lcd screen on the controller which can wirelessley stream fromt he camera that would be awsome!

19charbel96 (author)ubassmusic2010-08-27

great idea!i will soonly upgrad it :-D 10xx for the comment!!

clhfireman (author)2010-08-09

cool project and easy to make !! :) good job ! :D

19charbel96 (author)clhfireman2010-08-09

10x for watching !!!

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