With Instructables you can share what you make with the world and tap into an ever-growing community of creative experts.
share step-by-step photos with text instructions
share one or more photos in one step quickly and easily
share your how-to video
this is my 1st instructable,so please tell me if it is good. so im going to show how to make a very simple robot:the beetle robot! it uses no chip,n...
ok so get all these.i got them mostly from broken toys,i'm sure you can find them at radioshack. - a AA battery holder - holding the batteries - some...
i borrowed all the tools from my father,once again,they should be available at radioshack - wire cutter and stripper -cut wires and strip them - plie...
check the battery's power - =Dif its' on use itif it's on change it (in my case,regharge it)
solder the wires to the AA battery holder - i made the wires extra long on the blue battery holder so i don't mess it up,=)don't forget the 3th connec...
glue it with the hot glue gun in front of the holder try to do it as perfect as possible try to do as in the picture
with the pliers,bent the paperclip into a straight line.do your best, =\
cut the antenna with something pointy =)I used the wire cutter/stripperyou will now have 2 small lines...
with the pliers,bend each line like in the photo try to make them identical by putting one on top of the other or bending them together
the last part! glue the 2 metal things on the top of the SDPT switches
glue the motors at an angle of 40 degrees. once again,do your best
i got these from a kinder toy,i honestly don't know where to buy some.sorry glue it to the back of the AA battery holder.glue it a little lower so th...
ok so now connect the wires,do your best and look in the picture
be creative!you can use my model,or create your own!i also added some electrical tape to the motor for better gripcheck out my other instructable!http...
well follow the pic and connect the wires zoom it so you can see better
when the robot hits a wall,it triggers the L or R switch which maked the opposite motor reverse for a couple of seconds.this makes it avoid obstacles ...
any question,comments,ideas on how to make it better? post them here! please rate my instructable.
How to Build a Robot - The BeetleBot v2 ( Revisited )by robomaniac
My Beetlebot(s)by prosper58
How to Build a Robot - The BeetleBotby robomaniac
Robot Beetle Ringoby DmitryDzz
eyeRobot - The Robotic White Caneby shrimpy
Working With Robotsby broket
Robot with Six Behavioursby bilal.ahmad.21
A Simple Programmable Robot [Qu-Bot]by mohdazhar
How to make a Ball Balancing Robotby Ufactory
Obstacle Avoiding Robotby Zoran1389
Download our new apps for iOS, Android and Windows 8!
© 2014 Autodesk, Inc.
PDF DownloadsAs a Pro member, you will gain access to download any Instructable in the PDF format.
You also have the ability to customize your PDF download.