Instructables: exploring - technology - arduino - robot http://www.instructables.com Tue, 7 Jul 2015 04:29:06 PDT BLOX v1.01 Avoidance Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Avoidance-Robot/
Avoidance Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/YVVG/IBRRUBIW/FT3YVVGIBRRUBIW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/YVVG/IBRRUBIW/FT3YVVGIBRRUBIW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/YVVG/IBRRUBIW/FT3YVVGIBRRUBIW.SMALL.jpg rmikel The Arduino avoidance robot.Many people have done this in many ways and i know there are a lot of these out there,but i think the concept of this particular one is very easy to understand.for a beginner it is necessary because this will help you if you ever decide to make a bigger and better robot....
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Mon, 6 Jul 2015 06:27:14 PDT
Humanoid http://www.instructables.com/id/HUmanoid/
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Sun, 5 Jul 2015 23:07:35 PDT
Easy Arduino Light following Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Arduino-Light-following-Robot/
Easy Arduino Light following Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/DH2Z/IBQCGSFT/FYUDH2ZIBQCGSFT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/DH2Z/IBQCGSFT/FYUDH2ZIBQCGSFT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/DH2Z/IBQCGSFT/FYUDH2ZIBQCGSFT.SMALL.jpg JaceDuino This is a tutorial on how to make a light following robot using Arduino, it has been simplified so that beginners can attempt this project too. This project should only take you at the most of an hour. I hope you enjoy. Materials Arduino Uno: http://www.freetronics.com.au/products/eleven#.VZn...H...
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Sun, 5 Jul 2015 19:22:25 PDT
Arduino Wandering Robot (Improvised) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Wondering-Robot/
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Fri, 3 Jul 2015 03:52:56 PDT
Bluetooth Controlled Arduino Dual Motor RC Platform http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Controlled-Arduino-Dual-Motor-RC-Platfor/
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Wed, 1 Jul 2015 21:35:43 PDT
Arduino robot in 5 Mins http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-robot-in-5-Mins/
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 15:10:15 PDT
Deskbot! http://www.instructables.com/id/Deskbot/
Deskbot! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/PWES/IB49R06I/FH4PWESIB49R06I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/PWES/IB49R06I/FH4PWESIB49R06I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/PWES/IB49R06I/FH4PWESIB49R06I.SMALL.jpg dstech Hey guys! My goal for this instructable is to document my first ever robot build! I hope that it will be easy, clear and well written enough for even a complete beginner and electronics novice to follow. The robot itself is simple and follows a general design of many arduino robots and first robots,...
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Sat, 20 Jun 2015 13:59:00 PDT
Basketball Robot with Intel Edison http://www.instructables.com/id/Basketball-Robot-with-Intel-Edison/
Basketball Robot with Intel Edison - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/S6OT/IB22OCNQ/FA6S6OTIB22OCNQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/S6OT/IB22OCNQ/FA6S6OTIB22OCNQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/S6OT/IB22OCNQ/FA6S6OTIB22OCNQ.SMALL.jpg MikeArduino He shoots! He scores! The crowd goes wild! Let’s build a robot that plays basketball with you. This tutorial is a step-by-step guide for a simple and small differential-drive robot that uses the Intel® Edison. You’ll get to know a few more tricks on how to use Mini Breakout Kit and set up a node.js...
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Fri, 19 Jun 2015 08:18:07 PDT
It's Alive! A little "robot" that follows you with it's evil stare http://www.instructables.com/id/Its-Alive-A-little-robot-that-follows-you-with-its/
It's Alive! A little "robot" that follows you with it's evil stare - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTO/5E2J/IB22CO6A/FTO5E2JIB22CO6A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTO/5E2J/IB22CO6A/FTO5E2JIB22CO6A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTO/5E2J/IB22CO6A/FTO5E2JIB22CO6A.SMALL.jpg Sheerforce In this tutorial, you'll learn how to create this little "robot" that follows your hand (or whatever is closest to it).Don't forget to follow me for more, and favorite this if you like it! Materials For this project, you will need the following materials: 1 HC-SR04 Ultrasonic Distance Sensor - $0...
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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 14:19:46 PDT
[arduino motor shield] line following robot (FC-51) http://www.instructables.com/id/arduino-motor-shield-line-following-robot-FC-51/
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Mon, 15 Jun 2015 03:41:20 PDT
DIY Autonomous Line Tracking with Obstacle Avoiding Robot (Rover) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Autonomous-Line-Tracking-with-Obstacle-Avoidin/
DIY Autonomous Line Tracking with Obstacle Avoiding Robot (Rover) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOW/JVI4/IAMCUNGH/FOWJVI4IAMCUNGH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOW/JVI4/IAMCUNGH/FOWJVI4IAMCUNGH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOW/JVI4/IAMCUNGH/FOWJVI4IAMCUNGH.SMALL.jpg m.tech.s3 WARNING : MAKE YOUR COMPUTER BRIGHTNESS LOW , BECAUSE THIS PROJECT EMITS A HIGH LEVEL OF AWESOMENESS THAT CAN HARM YOUR EYES :D 3:)This project participated in RoboCup 2015 Egypt Local Competition and won "Best Design Award" with my team Abdelrahman Alaa , Ahmad Hisham , Hany Hamed with 2nd place to...
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 16:50:27 PDT
Arduino based Desktop Line Follower - jolliBot http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-based-Desktop-Line-Follower-jolliBot/
Arduino based Desktop Line Follower - jolliBot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/0Z74/IANRGYR8/FC60Z74IANRGYR8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/0Z74/IANRGYR8/FC60Z74IANRGYR8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/0Z74/IANRGYR8/FC60Z74IANRGYR8.SMALL.jpg jollifactory One of the classic projects which may interest entry level robotics hobbyist is the line following robot which is more commonly known as a Line Follower. There are lots of kit sets available to build Line Followers but they are generally quite big and require line tracks covering a large area for th...
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 07:37:32 PDT
Control a Motor using Ultrasonic Distance Sensors (HC-SR04) http://www.instructables.com/id/Multiple-Ultrasonic-Range-Sensors-as-Motor-Control/
Control a Motor using Ultrasonic Distance Sensors (HC-SR04) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/CRAO/IAMCLNLT/FJICRAOIAMCLNLT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/CRAO/IAMCLNLT/FJICRAOIAMCLNLT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/CRAO/IAMCLNLT/FJICRAOIAMCLNLT.SMALL.jpg Simple-Circuits Hello everyone! In this project we will be controlling the direction of a motor using two ultrasonic ranging sensors. If the right sensor is triggered, the motor will spin counter-clockwise.If the left sensor is triggered, the motor will spin clockwise.If both of the sensors or none of the sensors a...
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 01:26:25 PDT
Skype robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Skype-robot/
Skype robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/Q207/IAMCA6JW/FVNQ207IAMCA6JW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/Q207/IAMCA6JW/FVNQ207IAMCA6JW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/Q207/IAMCA6JW/FVNQ207IAMCA6JW.SMALL.jpg vineethvarma vegesna Hello everyone This is my first instructable in which i am going to show you how to make skype robot We can control this robot from any corner of the world Requirements For making this robot go and collect all these parts 1. Arduino (you can also use arduino clone) 2. Motors 4pcs (http://www.amaz...
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Sun, 7 Jun 2015 21:23:00 PDT
Object tracking robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Object-tracking-robot/
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Sun, 7 Jun 2015 13:38:37 PDT
Arduino Android Bluetooth Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Android-Bluetooth-Car/
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Thu, 4 Jun 2015 10:06:37 PDT
Gesture controlled robot using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Gesture-controlled-robot-using-Arduino/
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Thu, 4 Jun 2015 06:50:53 PDT
Homemade 3 axis robot arm built with Arduino Uno http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-3-axis-robot-arm-built-with-Arduino-Uno/
Homemade 3 axis robot arm built with Arduino Uno - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/BDOG/IAGMIMFF/FC5BDOGIAGMIMFF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/BDOG/IAGMIMFF/FC5BDOGIAGMIMFF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/BDOG/IAGMIMFF/FC5BDOGIAGMIMFF.SMALL.jpg ChakibG Hi guys,This is a 3 axis robot arm built with arduino uno card, i found nothing that i can use as an arm so i used plastic rulers assembled with glue. I haven't enough pins in the arduino card so i put a DC motor in the grabber. What you will need 4 rulers. 2 stepper motors. A DC motor. Arduino...
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Mon, 1 Jun 2015 13:46:33 PDT
Chappie- Self-Balancing Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Chappie-Self-Balancing-Robot/
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Wed, 27 May 2015 01:52:57 PDT
Gesture control car(robot) with Arduino and Android(bluetooth) http://www.instructables.com/id/Gesture-control-carrobot-with-Arduino-and-Androidb/
Gesture control car(robot) with Arduino and Android(bluetooth) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD6/TVBH/IA56ZGPZ/FD6TVBHIA56ZGPZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD6/TVBH/IA56ZGPZ/FD6TVBHIA56ZGPZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD6/TVBH/IA56ZGPZ/FD6TVBHIA56ZGPZ.SMALL.jpg vijay maraviya Hi folks,Here's an interesting project for all you creative minds out there. We are going to build an android phone controlled RC car.Nothing could be more fascinating than remote controlled cars. This one uses Bluetooth for communication and accelerometer of the mobile device for gesture control.Th...
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Tue, 26 May 2015 12:00:39 PDT
How to control an arduino car via Bluetooth (for beginners) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-control-an-arduino-car-via-Bluetooth-for-be/
How to control an arduino car via Bluetooth (for beginners) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCA/EN6G/IA0WZ8X0/FCAEN6GIA0WZ8X0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCA/EN6G/IA0WZ8X0/FCAEN6GIA0WZ8X0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCA/EN6G/IA0WZ8X0/FCAEN6GIA0WZ8X0.SMALL.jpg caiomoraes All we know that Arduino is an excellent prototyping platform, principally because it uses a friendly programming language and there are a lot of extra incredible components that provide us great experiences. We can integrate the Arduino with differents shields or modules and build fantastic things....
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Sun, 24 May 2015 16:58:58 PDT
Arduino Bluetooth-Bot with Android and LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Bluetooth-Bot-with-android/
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Thu, 21 May 2015 22:09:36 PDT
Hector the Hexapod: Cheapest Hexapod w/ Arm(Arduino) http://www.instructables.com/id/Hector-the-Hexapod-Cheapest-Hexapod-w-ArmArduino/
Hector the Hexapod: Cheapest Hexapod w/ Arm(Arduino) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/DAQH/I9YR83EB/F39DAQHI9YR83EB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/DAQH/I9YR83EB/F39DAQHI9YR83EB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/DAQH/I9YR83EB/F39DAQHI9YR83EB.SMALL.jpg Gallifray_Todd Hector is an Arduino controlled Hexapod with a robotic arm. Hectors parts include the Sparkfun/Dagu hexapod chassis, Me/Arm Phenoptix Arm, Adafruit 16-Channel Servo Driver Shield, and an Arduino. It's movements are controlled with a TV remote and IR receiver diode. Materials & Components 1. Ardu...
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Thu, 21 May 2015 17:49:06 PDT
Arduino Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Car/
Arduino Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/KYO9/I9UDU5GX/F5HKYO9I9UDU5GX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/KYO9/I9UDU5GX/F5HKYO9I9UDU5GX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/KYO9/I9UDU5GX/F5HKYO9I9UDU5GX.SMALL.jpg joalvarez2015 In this instructable we will learn to put together an arduino car using http://www.amazon.com/Ardokit-Chassis-Encoder-Battery-Arduino/dp/B00K5OWHXO/ref=sr_1_3?s=toys-and-games&ie=UTF8&qid=1432063743&sr=1-3&keywords=arduino+robot+kit MATERIALS NEEDED Arduino(20$) Breadboard(3$) Some Capacitors(3$...
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Tue, 19 May 2015 12:56:02 PDT
Arduino Balancing Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Balancing-Robot/
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Fri, 8 May 2015 08:52:26 PDT
Cleaning Robot (instructables updated)) http://www.instructables.com/id/Desktop-vacuum-cleaner-robot/
Cleaning Robot (instructables updated)) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/ECH6/I98BPATF/FEEECH6I98BPATF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/ECH6/I98BPATF/FEEECH6I98BPATF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/ECH6/I98BPATF/FEEECH6I98BPATF.SMALL.jpg jake_lee_1105 Not long a ago, I started to search Instructables to find how to build a obstacle avoiding robot, then I had this idea to build a mini version Irobot vacuum cleaner. Materials that you need for this project.1) 3D printer and a software thatt you can build 3D with 2) Step motors x 2, and step motors ...
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Sun, 3 May 2015 22:36:12 PDT
Cat Laser Entertainer Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Cat-Laser-Entertainer-Robot/
Cat Laser Entertainer Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/1118/I95GO8KP/FFQ1118I95GO8KP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/1118/I95GO8KP/FFQ1118I95GO8KP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/1118/I95GO8KP/FFQ1118I95GO8KP.SMALL.jpg mkarvonen Sometimes you are just too tired to play with your pets and give them the attention they need.When this kind of situation happens, you are mostly busy and tired. Good night sleep would do the trick BUT your pet decides that sleep is for weak and keep you awake the whole night just because they are t...
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Fri, 1 May 2015 05:17:48 PDT
Bob the Arduino Line-Following Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Bob-the-Arduino-Line-Following-Robot/
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Wed, 29 Apr 2015 08:55:41 PDT
Project Frankenstein http://www.instructables.com/id/Project-Frankenstein/
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Tue, 28 Apr 2015 19:00:19 PDT
Inverted Pendulum Robot Using a Reaction Wheel http://www.instructables.com/id/Inverted-Pendulum-Robot-Using-a-Reaction-Wheel/
Inverted Pendulum Robot Using a Reaction Wheel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVR/FGNX/I8YBO2CF/FVRFGNXI8YBO2CF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVR/FGNX/I8YBO2CF/FVRFGNXI8YBO2CF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVR/FGNX/I8YBO2CF/FVRFGNXI8YBO2CF.SMALL.jpg jtdaazn This project's purpose is to build a robot capable of balancing itself on a corner of a square plate by using a reaction wheel attached to the middle of the board. The MPU6050 takes the current angle of the board with respect to the vertical axis and transfers this information to the Arduino Uno. Th...
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Mon, 27 Apr 2015 11:14:15 PDT
AquaFeeder: An Automated Fish Feeder http://www.instructables.com/id/AquaFeeder-An-Automated-Fish-Feeder/
AquaFeeder: An Automated Fish Feeder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/H2I2/I8LGLD5W/FH2H2I2I8LGLD5W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/H2I2/I8LGLD5W/FH2H2I2I8LGLD5W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/H2I2/I8LGLD5W/FH2H2I2I8LGLD5W.SMALL.jpg DangerousTim AquaFeeder is a smart Arduino controlled robot that automatically feeds your fish at a given time, all by itself! It uses two motors, one controlling the aquarium lid, and the other dropping fish food. It also features an LCD screen that makes it easy for anyone to use the fish feeder. Furthermore...
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 08:22:12 PDT
Animatronic Pizza Monster http://www.instructables.com/id/Animatronic-Pizza-Monster/
Animatronic Pizza Monster - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2K/JKG2/I88LPFXF/F2KJKG2I88LPFXF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2K/JKG2/I88LPFXF/F2KJKG2I88LPFXF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2K/JKG2/I88LPFXF/F2KJKG2I88LPFXF.SMALL.jpg Nick Wracan This Instructable will explain how Cameron Spitzfaden (a sophomore at Alma College) and myself (a senior at Alma) created an animatronic monster for a class project and short film from start to finish. We used a wide variety of materials to create this:3D printerAn ArduinoBread boardNylon hingesNylo...
By: Nick Wracan

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Tue, 7 Apr 2015 12:21:24 PDT
PiBot: Calculating Pi with an Arduino Uno http://www.instructables.com/id/PiBot-Calculating-Pi-with-an-Arduino-Uno/
PiBot: Calculating Pi with an Arduino Uno - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB5/SI5V/I84BCKCG/FB5SI5VI84BCKCG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB5/SI5V/I84BCKCG/FB5SI5VI84BCKCG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB5/SI5V/I84BCKCG/FB5SI5VI84BCKCG.SMALL.jpg davidjwatts Introducing the PiBot, a pretty poor alternative to looking up the value of Pi on the internet. He leaves all the competition in his wake as he calculates Pi slower than his old friend Colossus of Bletchley Park fame, that rubbish robot from Battlestar Galactica and any modern calculator.PiBot has a...
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Sun, 5 Apr 2015 14:23:35 PDT
Line Following Car with Wireless Control Option http://www.instructables.com/id/Line-Following-Car-with-Wireless-Control-Option/
Line Following Car with Wireless Control Option - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/H35P/I7YLIBD3/FK7H35PI7YLIBD3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/H35P/I7YLIBD3/FK7H35PI7YLIBD3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/H35P/I7YLIBD3/FK7H35PI7YLIBD3.SMALL.jpg rosset94 This is a small Arduino controlled line following car. Based of the sensor spacing it can be modified to follow any width of line within reason (1/2" - 5" Generally). There also is an option to wirelessly control the car. This Project was completed for the Mechatronics Class at Rowan University Coll...
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Wed, 1 Apr 2015 12:42:14 PDT
MANUAL / AUTONOMOUS CONTROL ROBOT (USING SENSOR FUSION TECHNIQUE) http://www.instructables.com/id/MANUAL-AUTONOMOUS-CONTROL-ROBOT-USING-SENSOR-FUSIO/
MANUAL / AUTONOMOUS CONTROL ROBOT (USING SENSOR FUSION TECHNIQUE) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FON/JMDD/I8PQUPOR/FONJMDDI8PQUPOR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FON/JMDD/I8PQUPOR/FONJMDDI8PQUPOR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FON/JMDD/I8PQUPOR/FONJMDDI8PQUPOR.SMALL.jpg GIPCY DANGER DTMF or Dual Tone Multiple Frequency is nifty little way of controlling machines with your cellphone. This instructable shows you, gentle reader how to make a cheaper than dirt DTMF controlled robot that can also function AUTONOMOUSLY, yeh! that's right AUTONOMOUSLY when things get tight.The project...
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 13:07:41 PDT
Automated Photo Booth takes a picture and posts it on Twitter with Arduino and 1Sheeld http://www.instructables.com/id/Automated-Photo-Booth-takes-a-picture-and-posts-it/
Automated Photo Booth takes a picture and posts it on Twitter with Arduino and 1Sheeld - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/PFJL/I7IVQ48Y/F4TPFJLI7IVQ48Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/PFJL/I7IVQ48Y/F4TPFJLI7IVQ48Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/PFJL/I7IVQ48Y/F4TPFJLI7IVQ48Y.SMALL.jpg ashraf nabil Anybody wonders one day to make a photo booth in any event. Actually a couple of days ago there was for the first time in Egypt "Cairo Mini Maker Faire" event, where around 3000 makers all over Egypt came to celebrate this event. I tried to implement a low cost, fancy and easily to be implemented ph...
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 06:52:20 PDT
Arduino Robot that avoids human http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Robot-that-avoids-human/
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Sat, 21 Mar 2015 01:11:03 PDT
How to make an Artbot: colour sensing, drawing Arduino robots making generative art http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-Artbot/
How to make an Artbot: colour sensing, drawing Arduino robots making generative art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/PDXF/I7AB040P/FR0PDXFI7AB040P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/PDXF/I7AB040P/FR0PDXFI7AB040P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/PDXF/I7AB040P/FR0PDXFI7AB040P.SMALL.jpg rolandido For the course Hardware and Physical Computing supervised by Paul Klomp as part of the Media Technology programma at the Leiden University, we created two drawing robots. Each robot was build around an Arduino Uno, and equipped with two wheels driven by DC motors, an acryl paint marker and a colour ...
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Sun, 15 Mar 2015 09:10:52 PDT
Hexabot http://www.instructables.com/id/Hexabot/
Hexabot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGU/O1R4/I760TVN1/FGUO1R4I760TVN1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGU/O1R4/I760TVN1/FGUO1R4I760TVN1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGU/O1R4/I760TVN1/FGUO1R4I760TVN1.SMALL.jpg joseangelgari This project involves the construction of a mobile robot on a breadboard using an open hardware platform Arduino. This robot is able to climb and descend a palm tree, that action will be controlled by a Bluetooth communication between the robot and Smartphone communication. The robot has basic eleme...
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Fri, 13 Mar 2015 22:57:41 PDT
413: The XKCD Hamsterbot http://www.instructables.com/id/413-The-XKCD-Hamsterbot/
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Thu, 12 Mar 2015 12:15:11 PDT
single servo robot http://www.instructables.com/id/single-servo-robot/
single servo robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/YCK4/I6EXKUOL/F2OYCK4I6EXKUOL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/YCK4/I6EXKUOL/F2OYCK4I6EXKUOL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/YCK4/I6EXKUOL/F2OYCK4I6EXKUOL.SMALL.jpg fossilshark this is a robot made with one standard servo and a Parallax thumbstick. the "eyes" can be any LEDs that you want. what you will need PARALLAX 8 pin ThumbstickservoAAA battery holder (or AA battery)LEDs + resistor (im using UV LEDs because I have so many of them)arduino uno+breadboardbatteries+bat...
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 09:20:10 PST
Arduino Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Robot-3/
Arduino Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/XFCP/I6000SYM/FDHXFCPI6000SYM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/XFCP/I6000SYM/FDHXFCPI6000SYM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/XFCP/I6000SYM/FDHXFCPI6000SYM.SMALL.jpg Arduino Tech Ever thought about building a robot but think that it`s too difficult, well now it`s not. It is a simple robot which is operated by an arduino and what it does is that it just roams around and avoids obstacles. It detects the obstacles with a HC-SR04 ultrasonic sensor. It is a simple project which a...
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Wed, 11 Feb 2015 02:53:30 PST
Light Seeking and Obstacle Avoiding Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Seeking-and-Obstacle-Avoiding-Robot/
Light Seeking and Obstacle Avoiding Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/DZZ9/I5WCP55Z/FVGDZZ9I5WCP55Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/DZZ9/I5WCP55Z/FVGDZZ9I5WCP55Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/DZZ9/I5WCP55Z/FVGDZZ9I5WCP55Z.SMALL.jpg Vagelis Chantzis The purpose of this project is to build an arduino robot that follows light and avoids possible obstacles in its way. It is based on an Arduino Uno microcontroller board and it uses Light Dependent Resistors to find the most bright light source while avoiding any obstacle on its way to the light sou...
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Mon, 9 Feb 2015 08:25:11 PST
Obstacle avoiding robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Obstacle-avoiding-robot-5/
Obstacle avoiding robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR9/UR90/I5THWZDM/FR9UR90I5THWZDM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR9/UR90/I5THWZDM/FR9UR90I5THWZDM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR9/UR90/I5THWZDM/FR9UR90I5THWZDM.SMALL.jpg mkarvonen What could be more awesome than building your own robot.This is how to do it your self.Banana for scale in the last picture.For mobile users. Watch the video from here!Find the building kit from here! Components. I used my previous project's shield and ultrasound sensor in this project.Learn how ...
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Sat, 7 Feb 2015 07:49:56 PST
Obstacle Avoiding Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Ultimate-Obstacle-Avoiding-Robot/
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Thu, 5 Feb 2015 13:15:37 PST
Clap-Controlled Robot: How to Train Your Bunny http://www.instructables.com/id/Clap-Controlled-Robot-How-to-Train-Your-Bunny/
Clap-Controlled Robot: How to Train Your Bunny - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/I6QV/I5P7LX8L/FLLI6QVI5P7LX8L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/I6QV/I5P7LX8L/FLLI6QVI5P7LX8L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/I6QV/I5P7LX8L/FLLI6QVI5P7LX8L.SMALL.jpg YadaP This is a robot that goes forward with one clap and backwards with two, and will only go backwards if you clap twice while its going forward and vice versa. I wanted to make this a little more fun, so made it bunny-themed. If you want this to be a little bit more sophisticated, you could try to prog...
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Tue, 3 Feb 2015 18:46:49 PST
Ultrasonic Ranger Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultrasonic-Ranger-Robot/
Ultrasonic Ranger Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/7C6Z/I5QN2BGG/F6E7C6ZI5QN2BGG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/7C6Z/I5QN2BGG/F6E7C6ZI5QN2BGG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/7C6Z/I5QN2BGG/F6E7C6ZI5QN2BGG.SMALL.jpg FollowMyJump Watch VIDEO first.This is a small robot with wooden shell. It would shout at you when you get close to it. Laser Cutting Get a 5mm wooden board first and cut it through laser cutting. Assemble the shell Fix hinges and magnets with screws as picture shows.After fixing them you can fold this box...
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Tue, 3 Feb 2015 07:38:26 PST
Another cardboard robot-vacuum-cleaner controlled with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Another-cardboard-robot-vacuum-cleaner-controlled-/
Another cardboard robot-vacuum-cleaner controlled with Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FND/RK3X/I5GN82KA/FNDRK3XI5GN82KA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FND/RK3X/I5GN82KA/FNDRK3XI5GN82KA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FND/RK3X/I5GN82KA/FNDRK3XI5GN82KA.SMALL.jpg revrekad This is simple robot-vacuum-cleaner controlled by Arduino.This can be even simpler if instead of turbine and dust-bin - use a kitchen tissue or a piece of synthetic fabric. Required components ArduinoMotor-shield - controls motors. Also known as H-Bridge. Here motor-shield is YFRobot with L298P....
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Thu, 29 Jan 2015 11:43:15 PST
Non-blocking Ultrasonic Sensor for Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Non-blocking-Ultrasonic-Sensor-for-Arduino/
Non-blocking Ultrasonic Sensor for Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/JUHL/I5B76798/FB2JUHLI5B76798.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/JUHL/I5B76798/FB2JUHLI5B76798.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/JUHL/I5B76798/FB2JUHLI5B76798.SMALL.jpg jazzycamel The HC-SR04 ultrasonic ranging module is a fantastic addition to any robot project. Its a very simple and cheap way to track a robots progress (assuming we have fixed reference points) over a reported range of 2-400cm with accuracies of 3mm possible. It's also a great way to add object avoidance to ...
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 08:32:15 PST
Optical Mouse Odometer for (Arduino) Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Optical-Mouse-Odometer-for-Arduino-Robot/
Optical Mouse Odometer for (Arduino) Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/4LDW/I55MUYNT/FRZ4LDWI55MUYNT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/4LDW/I55MUYNT/FRZ4LDWI55MUYNT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/4LDW/I55MUYNT/FRZ4LDWI55MUYNT.SMALL.jpg jazzycamel Accurately determining the progress of a wheeled robot can be pretty tricky (and expensive!). Dead reckoning assumes that our motors are perfectly matched, our wheels don't slip and the surface we are running on is perfectly flat: most of these conditions are unattainable and are never guaranteed. R...
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 07:08:25 PST