Instructables: exploring - technology - robots - arduino - featured http://www.instructables.com Sat, 6 Feb 2016 10:53:20 PST BLOX v1.01 Mechatronic Basketball Shooter http://www.instructables.com/id/Mechatronic-Basketball-Shooter/
Mechatronic Basketball Shooter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFU/QFMB/IJYURJMK/FFUQFMBIJYURJMK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFU/QFMB/IJYURJMK/FFUQFMBIJYURJMK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFU/QFMB/IJYURJMK/FFUQFMBIJYURJMK.SMALL.jpg chienline Seeing my Arduino Arm (for Office Catapult) laying around, I was thinking "What else can I do with it?" At the moment I was having my Basketball ring renewed. I need to move my body a little, rather than just sitting in the office. Then this Mechatronic Basketball Shooter crossed my mind. I have an ...
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Sat, 30 Jan 2016 15:08:50 PST
DIY Life-Size Phone Controlled BB8 Droid http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Life-Size-Phone-Controlled-BB8-Droid/
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 07:47:24 PST
BB-8 Droid, 3D Printed & Remote Controlled http://www.instructables.com/id/BB-8-Droid-3D-Printed-Remote-Controlled/
BB-8 Droid, 3D Printed & Remote Controlled - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAC/85K1/IJIX6A5G/FAC85K1IJIX6A5G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAC/85K1/IJIX6A5G/FAC85K1IJIX6A5G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAC/85K1/IJIX6A5G/FAC85K1IJIX6A5G.SMALL.jpg jrbedard My own version BB-8, the new droid from Star Wars: The Force Awakens‎.Check-out the video for a demo and overview of the assembly process.It's powered by an Arduino board and remote controlled via RF. This droid self-balance on two wheels, play sounds, and has several programmable LEDs.Advantages of...
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 07:04:48 PST
Line Follower Robot Without Arduino or Microcontroller http://www.instructables.com/id/Line-Follower-Robot-Without-Arduino-or-Microcontro/
Line Follower Robot Without Arduino or Microcontroller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/7RXM/IJHJQJ1X/FVW7RXMIJHJQJ1X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/7RXM/IJHJQJ1X/FVW7RXMIJHJQJ1X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/7RXM/IJHJQJ1X/FVW7RXMIJHJQJ1X.SMALL.jpg monusuthar2016 Here I explained a line follower robot without any microcontroller or Arduino. This is very simple project for beginners. Here you have need not to use any programming knowledge. so lets try it .... Collect the material 1. Two IR sensor2. Two Dc geared motor 100/150 RPM3. one Chessis 4. Two wheel...
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Sun, 17 Jan 2016 04:25:10 PST
DIY Bluetooth Phone Controlled BB-8 Droid with Arduino UNO http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bluetooth-Phone-Controlled-BB-8-Droid-With-Ard/
DIY Bluetooth Phone Controlled BB-8 Droid with Arduino UNO - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/KE3H/IJLPPS74/F7WKE3HIJLPPS74.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/KE3H/IJLPPS74/F7WKE3HIJLPPS74.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/KE3H/IJLPPS74/F7WKE3HIJLPPS74.SMALL.jpg Imetomi I'm a huge Star Wars fan and when I saw the Star Wars: The Force Awakens I thought that I need a BB-8 droid. It was awesome how this little sphere moved in the movie. So I decided that I'll make this droid that is based on the Arduino UNO (or other microcontroller). In this instructable I'm going to...
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Thu, 14 Jan 2016 12:58:26 PST
How to Build a Screw-Propelled Vehicles http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Screw-Propelled-Vehicles/
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Wed, 13 Jan 2016 01:36:19 PST
Yarcow (Yet Another Rover Controlled Over Wifi) - Makeblock, Arduino, Droidscript http://www.instructables.com/id/Yarcow-Yet-Another-Rover-Controlled-Over-Wifi-Make/
Yarcow (Yet Another Rover Controlled Over Wifi) - Makeblock, Arduino, Droidscript - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/R3MO/IJ3531ZJ/FUUR3MOIJ3531ZJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/R3MO/IJ3531ZJ/FUUR3MOIJ3531ZJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/R3MO/IJ3531ZJ/FUUR3MOIJ3531ZJ.SMALL.jpg RaS_KoR In this Instructable, we will look how to build a Wifi/web controlled rover based on Makeblock Starter Robot Kit and on Dave-Smart's howto.How it's work :The rover is controlled into a browser (smartphone or computer), the commands are send through WebSocket to the Droidscript IDE which communicates...
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Thu, 7 Jan 2016 08:38:24 PST
(Yet Another) DIY Arduino Robotics Platform- A Robot Chassis From Spare Parts http://www.instructables.com/id/Yet-Another-DIY-Arduino-Robotics-Platform-a-Robot-/
(Yet Another) DIY Arduino Robotics Platform- A Robot Chassis From Spare Parts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/R60C/IIHPGKAF/F82R60CIIHPGKAF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/R60C/IIHPGKAF/F82R60CIIHPGKAF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/R60C/IIHPGKAF/F82R60CIIHPGKAF.SMALL.jpg Chuck Stephens I gave my nephew an Arduino starter kit a few months ago. I asked my sister how he was doing with it and she said he'd had a few problems figuring it out. I'll be seeing him the week after Christmas, so I told him to bring the kit and we can do something with it. I wanted to buy him a simple robotic...
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Wed, 23 Dec 2015 00:03:13 PST
Linklt One Car: Bluetooth, HC-SR04, L298N http://www.instructables.com/id/Linklt-One-Car-Bluetooth-HC-SR04-L298N/
Linklt One Car: Bluetooth, HC-SR04, L298N - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/LDFK/IIGEB6OB/FSPLDFKIIGEB6OB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/LDFK/IIGEB6OB/FSPLDFKIIGEB6OB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/LDFK/IIGEB6OB/FSPLDFKIIGEB6OB.SMALL.jpg GaboRedfield Vamos a crear un carro que use comunicación Bluetooth y el motorshield L298N.Indice:MaterialesConexiónCódigoRecordar que la LinkLT opera a 3.3 y muchos motorshields no son compactibles. Materiales Linklt OneCablesL298NHC-SR04 (Omitido por el momento)2 Morores DC con su motoreductorBatería que bri...
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Tue, 22 Dec 2015 07:33:31 PST
Encoder Commander http://www.instructables.com/id/Encoder-Commander/
Encoder Commander - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/HZ4F/IIBZLHQD/FZ3HZ4FIIBZLHQD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/HZ4F/IIBZLHQD/FZ3HZ4FIIBZLHQD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/HZ4F/IIBZLHQD/FZ3HZ4FIIBZLHQD.SMALL.jpg TeamJaeger The Encoder Commander is a project I made to make it easy to work with motors with quadrature encoders.The idea will be to plug a motor with encoder in and turn it on. Initially it will be in speed control mode so the big knob will control the speed and direction of the motor. So far not terribly ex...
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Fri, 18 Dec 2015 14:13:13 PST
Fighter Robot Gizmo | Robowars | Battlebot http://www.instructables.com/id/Fighter-Robot-Gizmo-Robowars-Battlebot/
Fighter Robot Gizmo | Robowars | Battlebot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/9NIN/II6ECQZ8/FH29NINII6ECQZ8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/9NIN/II6ECQZ8/FH29NINII6ECQZ8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/9NIN/II6ECQZ8/FH29NINII6ECQZ8.SMALL.jpg osdoyi Hello Dear Reader,Here is our robot "Gizmo". It has two main functions to destroy their opponents in the battlefield: Flamethrower and Blender. This robot was built for robotics competition. Try your best to win the fight.Check out our robot's video on youtube. If you want to see more robots, don't ...
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Tue, 15 Dec 2015 06:34:40 PST
Hand Mimicking Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-Mimicking-Robot/
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Mon, 14 Dec 2015 11:54:04 PST
Arduino Voice controlled robot arm http://www.instructables.com/id/Voice-Controlled-Robot-Arm/
Arduino Voice controlled robot arm - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/REOV/IK7BTA8H/FDSREOVIK7BTA8H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/REOV/IK7BTA8H/FDSREOVIK7BTA8H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/REOV/IK7BTA8H/FDSREOVIK7BTA8H.SMALL.jpg tmercados Have you ever felt fustrated doing things wishing you had one more hand?Well, this will help you.This is a robot that can do whatever that you want just speaking to it for example you can say "up" and the robot will do a little movement to the side that you said. Tools and materials Tools: A dri...
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Mon, 14 Dec 2015 10:02:39 PST
DIY Minion robot made with scrap and Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Minion-Robot-Made-With-Scrap-and-Arduino/
DIY Minion robot made with scrap and Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/RYJN/II3EZKL4/FI1RYJNII3EZKL4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/RYJN/II3EZKL4/FI1RYJNII3EZKL4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/RYJN/II3EZKL4/FI1RYJNII3EZKL4.SMALL.jpg Mech-Dickel Hello!I guess you guys already know that I have a little baby. Even though he's small, he's already very watchful seeing the robots running around the house (we had much fun together with the mBot and his lights). So I made this buddy thinking it would be fun for him as well.Currently I have not wor...
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Sat, 12 Dec 2015 19:15:50 PST
The Building of Q.T.Pi : an Autonomous Sumo Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Building-of-QTPi-an-Autonomous-Sumo-Robot/
The Building of Q.T.Pi : an Autonomous Sumo Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/74V4/II30XSNL/FIM74V4II30XSNL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/74V4/II30XSNL/FIM74V4II30XSNL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/74V4/II30XSNL/FIM74V4II30XSNL.SMALL.jpg HEARTH ROBOTICS TEAM Do you want to learn how to build a robot? This Instructables will tell you how we built our 20lb (9.07185 kilograms) AutonomousSumo Robot. This is how we started with building sumo bots. The local college that holds the annual Sumo Bot competitiondoesn’t have that many rules except the 20lb weight...
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Sun, 13 Dec 2015 08:02:26 PST
Cardboard Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Robot/
Cardboard Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/8MPM/IHZ4ROR4/F8J8MPMIHZ4ROR4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/8MPM/IHZ4ROR4/F8J8MPMIHZ4ROR4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/8MPM/IHZ4ROR4/F8J8MPMIHZ4ROR4.SMALL.jpg Trondheim Makers This robot is based on several "walker-robots" found on the web, and it`s one of many versions of a 2-servo walking robot. Our idea behind this robot was to try to build a cheap as possible robot kit for children in schools, youth clubs, and so on. The body of the robot is foam board (it might be se...
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Thu, 10 Dec 2015 02:21:59 PST
The Social Quadruped http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Social-Quadruped/
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Wed, 9 Dec 2015 08:24:39 PST
How to make a low cost Mobile Robot platform http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-mobile-Robot-platform/
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Sat, 5 Dec 2015 09:50:50 PST
Arduino Claw Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Claw-Machine/
Arduino Claw Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0V/LNGT/IHQ5YPLN/F0VLNGTIHQ5YPLN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0V/LNGT/IHQ5YPLN/F0VLNGTIHQ5YPLN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0V/LNGT/IHQ5YPLN/F0VLNGTIHQ5YPLN.SMALL.jpg rbates4 WHAT?Machine is about 1:4 scale, perfect for candy and other small toys/prizes. Footprint is ~20x26x19 inches, made from aluminum extrusion, custom laser cut acrylic/wood, stepper motors (Nema17) and an Arduino Mega. Stepper motors move the gantry and a servo motor controls the claw (giving the claw...
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Thu, 3 Dec 2015 10:07:24 PST
Pixybot Color Tracking Robots http://www.instructables.com/id/Pixybot-robots/
Pixybot Color Tracking Robots - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6D/DFMG/IHCBWY4V/F6DDFMGIHCBWY4V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6D/DFMG/IHCBWY4V/F6DDFMGIHCBWY4V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6D/DFMG/IHCBWY4V/F6DDFMGIHCBWY4V.SMALL.jpg The DocDoc This Pixybot project started shortly after I joined a hacker/maker space in downtown Saint Louis. The space is called Arch Reactor and it has been a great place for me to bounce ideas off of other people with similar interests and knowledge. They have a wide selection of tools available for use, i...
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Thu, 19 Nov 2015 13:55:09 PST
3D Printed "Transformers" Robot - Spiderbot http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printed-Transformers-Robot-Spiderbot/
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Sun, 29 Nov 2015 20:04:18 PST
Brushless Gimbal Balancing Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Brushless-Gimbal-Balancing-Robot/
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Sun, 22 Nov 2015 21:07:13 PST
Experimental robotic platform http://www.instructables.com/id/Experimental-robotic-platform/
Experimental robotic platform - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F60/MBSL/IHAYHR84/F60MBSLIHAYHR84.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F60/MBSL/IHAYHR84/F60MBSLIHAYHR84.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F60/MBSL/IHAYHR84/F60MBSLIHAYHR84.SMALL.jpg andreinour Hi ! My name is Andrew, and I am a Computer Science student.I started working on this robot for both fun and as part of my Bachelor Thesis.It all started when I bought a robot kit from a site called Conrad: LinkIt seemed as a good start-up kit, at a decent price. Even though it was fine at first, wh...
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Mon, 23 Nov 2015 07:03:22 PST
MT-20: Functional 3D Printed Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/MT-20-Functional-3D-Printed-Robot/
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Sat, 21 Nov 2015 17:07:06 PST
Any remote controlled car using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Any-remote-controlled-car-using-Arduino/
Any remote controlled car using Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW8/PHRH/IH87HCWF/FW8PHRHIH87HCWF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW8/PHRH/IH87HCWF/FW8PHRHIH87HCWF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW8/PHRH/IH87HCWF/FW8PHRHIH87HCWF.SMALL.jpg praveenkumar2000 As this is my first instructable I tried my best. This car is made using arduino without any motor sheild or ics. This rover can be controlled using any remote. Firstly we need to decode the remote for code. I used my stb remote to control my car. Sorry for the poor quality of the images. Materia...
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Sat, 21 Nov 2015 08:51:34 PST
Mecanum wheel robot - bluetooth controlled http://www.instructables.com/id/Mecanum-wheel-robot-bluetooth-controlled/
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Mon, 16 Nov 2015 16:19:20 PST
A Simple Arduino Based Line Follower http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Simple-Arduino-Based-Line-Follower/
A Simple Arduino Based Line Follower - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/77TJ/IGNXT5S6/FYL77TJIGNXT5S6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/77TJ/IGNXT5S6/FYL77TJIGNXT5S6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/77TJ/IGNXT5S6/FYL77TJIGNXT5S6.SMALL.jpg TeamJaeger The humble line follower is a great starter project for those getting into robotics. In this instructable we'll go over the steps needed to build one. Parts & Tools Parts List QTY 2 140 RPM Right Angle Gearmotor 2 Right Angle Gearmotor MountComes with tw...
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Fri, 6 Nov 2015 09:36:56 PST
ATtiny13A Line Follower http://www.instructables.com/id/ATtiny13A-Line-Follower/
ATtiny13A Line Follower - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/2OOY/IGMJPWFW/F9K2OOYIGMJPWFW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/2OOY/IGMJPWFW/F9K2OOYIGMJPWFW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/2OOY/IGMJPWFW/F9K2OOYIGMJPWFW.SMALL.jpg 陳亮 Create a robot with ATtiny13A is a challenge, it only have 1k flash and 5 IO pins. But it is good enough to create a tiny line follower.Youtube demo video: https://youtu.be/00PYO1ThzEA Prepare hardware MCUToday core subject, ATtiny13A. ATtiny13A have different package, I am using DIP8 one, i.e. A...
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Thu, 5 Nov 2015 19:23:54 PST
remote controlled robotic arm http://www.instructables.com/id/remote-controlled-robotic-arm/
remote controlled robotic arm - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/IPVH/IGJAREWN/FPKIPVHIGJAREWN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/IPVH/IGJAREWN/FPKIPVHIGJAREWN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/IPVH/IGJAREWN/FPKIPVHIGJAREWN.SMALL.jpg ibenkos This is a guide to make a Remote controlled robotic arm (6DOF) or just to control some servos on something.You can use a normal IR TV remote to control the servos on a mechanical robotic arm. there is 17 buttons on the remote I used but I only used the 12 buttons on the bottom. 2 buttons for one se...
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Tue, 3 Nov 2015 08:06:44 PST
Hugbot - A Soft Robot Who Gives Small Hugs http://www.instructables.com/id/Hugbot-A-Soft-Robot-Who-Gives-Small-Hugs/
Hugbot - A Soft Robot Who Gives Small Hugs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F05/3N51/IG5CAC8T/F053N51IG5CAC8T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F05/3N51/IG5CAC8T/F053N51IG5CAC8T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F05/3N51/IG5CAC8T/F053N51IG5CAC8T.SMALL.jpg kaytdek Hugbot is a soft robot which gives small hugs. Its arms are made of custom 3D printed vertebrae and actuated by fishing wire which is threaded through the vertebrae to stepper motors controlled by an Arduino inside its body. Hugbot was born of an interest in making something soft and squishy which c...
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Sat, 24 Oct 2015 17:46:18 PDT
Simple, Cheap Motor Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Cheap-Motor-Controller/
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Mon, 12 Oct 2015 09:55:07 PDT
Tank Robot: Drive a tank with motors and controllers powered by the Kinoma Create http://www.instructables.com/id/Tank-Robot-Drive-a-tank-with-motors-and-controller/
Tank Robot: Drive a tank with motors and controllers powered by the Kinoma Create - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/BPGS/IEWNLP9K/FXXBPGSIEWNLP9K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/BPGS/IEWNLP9K/FXXBPGSIEWNLP9K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/BPGS/IEWNLP9K/FXXBPGSIEWNLP9K.SMALL.jpg Kinoma We built a mini tank and controllers using two Kinoma Create devices that communicate over CoAP (Constrained Application Protocol). The handles rotate potentiometers which effect the voltage outputted. The changes in voltage are translated to varying speeds and direction of the robot.Parts List:We u...
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Wed, 23 Sep 2015 11:15:24 PDT
[DIY] Spider Robot(Quad robot, Quadruped) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Spider-RobotQuad-robot-Quadruped/
[DIY] Spider Robot(Quad robot, Quadruped) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/V7EK/IEFIAV40/FX6V7EKIEFIAV40.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/V7EK/IEFIAV40/FX6V7EKIEFIAV40.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/V7EK/IEFIAV40/FX6V7EKIEFIAV40.SMALL.jpg RegisHsu 2016-01-24 update:Open the PCB source file which is designed by EaglePCB, https://github.com/regishsu/SpiderRobot2015-10-11 upload the PCB layout image file.2015-10-04 update:Step 2: schematic pdf file - spider_2015-10-04-open-v2.pdfStep 10: picture 1.2015-11-19 update: Upload the Arduino sketch fil...
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Fri, 11 Sep 2015 08:24:57 PDT
Virtual Reality Teleconferencing Device with Google Cardboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Virtual-Reality-Teleconferencing-Device-with-Googl/
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Mon, 7 Sep 2015 13:28:09 PDT
Musical Melodyian MIDI Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Musical-Melodyian-MIDI-Robot/
Musical Melodyian MIDI Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/41EI/IE9BNNVA/FQQ41EIIE9BNNVA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/41EI/IE9BNNVA/FQQ41EIIE9BNNVA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/41EI/IE9BNNVA/FQQ41EIIE9BNNVA.SMALL.jpg Musical_Melodyians Greetings Earth! This Instructable will show you how to build your very own Melodyian - an Arduino-based, 3D-printable robot that can move around, light up, and make music! It's also a MIDI robot, and can be wirelessly controlled via MIDI over Bluetooth.This robot is part of a larger transmedia pro...
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Mon, 7 Sep 2015 20:55:54 PDT
Another Easier Inverted Pendulum Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Another-Easier-Inverted-Pendulum/
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By: ArduinoDeXXX

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Thu, 3 Sep 2015 05:54:31 PDT
CrabBot with Laser Eyes http://www.instructables.com/id/CrabBot-with-Laser-Eyes/
CrabBot with Laser Eyes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/I1OB/IDZSJ1Q1/FJQI1OBIDZSJ1Q1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/I1OB/IDZSJ1Q1/FJQI1OBIDZSJ1Q1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/I1OB/IDZSJ1Q1/FJQI1OBIDZSJ1Q1.SMALL.jpg gwfong My family and I had visited Ocean Beach in San Francisco on numerous occasions throughout the spring and summer months of 2015. Each time we were there we noticed dozens and dozens of empty crab shells all over the beach. Some were very tiny, less than a few inches. Most where mid-size, about 4-6 in...
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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 01:54:35 PDT
The remote Arduino Bluetooth Love Boat, exciting and new... http://www.instructables.com/id/The-remote-Arduino-Bluetooth-Love-Boat-exciting-an/
The remote Arduino Bluetooth Love Boat, exciting and new... - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/CE52/IDUQTR9P/FV2CE52IDUQTR9P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/CE52/IDUQTR9P/FV2CE52IDUQTR9P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/CE52/IDUQTR9P/FV2CE52IDUQTR9P.SMALL.jpg manu4371 My son got an old RF boat on which the remote 47MHz control device is again and again broken. So I decided to build a new one with some additional skills:- a more important remote range up to 1000 m in open areas- a reverse drive when your boat is stuck with river weeds- a power suplly with no speci...
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Fri, 28 Aug 2015 02:09:48 PDT
DIY Robotic Arm http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Robotic-Arm/
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Wed, 19 Aug 2015 10:44:55 PDT
Control robot with a TV remote http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-robot-with-a-remote/
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Tue, 18 Aug 2015 08:42:59 PDT
Internet Controlled Telepresence Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Internet-Controlled-Telepresence-Robot/
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Sat, 8 Aug 2015 21:28:27 PDT
Strandbeest Photovore Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Strandbeest-Photovore-Robot/
Strandbeest Photovore Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDZ/8LGG/IBOWYKCW/FDZ8LGGIBOWYKCW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDZ/8LGG/IBOWYKCW/FDZ8LGGIBOWYKCW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDZ/8LGG/IBOWYKCW/FDZ8LGGIBOWYKCW.SMALL.jpg techiebot I have been fascinated with Theo Jansen's walking beach creatures for some time. So I read with interest the April 2014 Servo Magazine article about converting the plastic model kit to be servo-powered. The idea of the Strandbeest walking around my studio fascinated me.Ebay seems to be a good plac...
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Sat, 4 Jul 2015 21:33:37 PDT
JALC Boat, Aquatic Robot Platform http://www.instructables.com/id/JALC-Boat-Aquatic-Robot-Platform/
JALC Boat, Aquatic Robot Platform - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/A5MY/IB4A2JXN/FOTA5MYIB4A2JXN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/A5MY/IB4A2JXN/FOTA5MYIB4A2JXN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/A5MY/IB4A2JXN/FOTA5MYIB4A2JXN.SMALL.jpg jalucenyo JALC Boat project to create educational platform of aquatic robot, the components are 100% free and designed with 3D printing for anyone to create, adapt or modify.If you liked the project I invite you to visit http://www.jalcboat.com and join the community you can help http://forum.jalcboat.com whe...
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Sun, 21 Jun 2015 03:50:39 PDT
Make Buzzing Bottle Cap Bots for World Domination http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Buzzing-Bottle-Cap-Bots-for-World-Domination/
Make Buzzing Bottle Cap Bots for World Domination - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/Z01S/IAZZG92B/FF0Z01SIAZZG92B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/Z01S/IAZZG92B/FF0Z01SIAZZG92B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/Z01S/IAZZG92B/FF0Z01SIAZZG92B.SMALL.jpg AlexFW In this project we'll be making "stupid" swarm bots that can be assembled in less than 10 minutes and cost less than $5 per bot. They are also extremely easy to make as there is no coding involved, no microcontroller, and no advanced circuitry. Vibrating motors cause these robots to move around, an...
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Tue, 16 Jun 2015 18:35:38 PDT
MCU-1: A budget-conscious Intel Edison MCU based Rover Toy Car. (Intel IoT) http://www.instructables.com/id/MCU-1-A-budget-conscious-Intel-Edison-MCU-based-Ro/
MCU-1: A budget-conscious Intel Edison MCU based Rover Toy Car. (Intel IoT) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/ERZW/IAINDSQD/FK0ERZWIAINDSQD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/ERZW/IAINDSQD/FK0ERZWIAINDSQD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/ERZW/IAINDSQD/FK0ERZWIAINDSQD.SMALL.jpg maswani Small video showing obstacle avoidance and few button based commands via bluetooth. Summary This project will build a simple rover car which can be controlled by an android smart app using voice or button based commands remotely. The smart app connects to a bluetooth serial module on the rover c...
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Fri, 5 Jun 2015 09:11:22 PDT
DIY Bluetooth Controlled Robot (Rover) With Live Stream Video!! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bluetooth-Controlled-Robot-Rover-With-Live-Str/
DIY Bluetooth Controlled Robot (Rover) With Live Stream Video!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/XU2R/IAF6R2AV/F0TXU2RIAF6R2AV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/XU2R/IAF6R2AV/F0TXU2RIAF6R2AV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/XU2R/IAF6R2AV/F0TXU2RIAF6R2AV.SMALL.jpg Mahmoud Alaa WARNING: THIS INSTRUCTABLE CONTAINS A SUPER AWESOME CONTENT SO BE AWARE. Did you ever wanted to make super awesome robot or rover controlled wirelessly with your mobile device?! Did you ever wanted to make something look a like mars rover or something?!Did you ever wanted a spy robot?!If your answ...
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Tue, 2 Jun 2015 05:23:40 PDT
Simple multi-mode 4wd Rover JR-001 http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-multi-mode-4wd-Rover-JR-001/
Simple multi-mode 4wd Rover JR-001 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/W6VH/IADRCRNV/FKRW6VHIADRCRNV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/W6VH/IADRCRNV/FKRW6VHIADRCRNV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/W6VH/IADRCRNV/FKRW6VHIADRCRNV.SMALL.jpg jscottb Small four wheeled bots are fun to build and play with, but offer a new set of challenges for the beginner. With the addition of two more motors, you add several problems, one being more power is needed. This can mean more or larger batteries or at least better batteries. Next, your motor controlle...
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Mon, 1 Jun 2015 07:21:36 PDT
Boat Autopilot - Based on the Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Boat-Autopilot/
Boat Autopilot - Based on the Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/GPQ4/IA3VPOKG/FGOGPQ4IA3VPOKG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/GPQ4/IA3VPOKG/FGOGPQ4IA3VPOKG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/GPQ4/IA3VPOKG/FGOGPQ4IA3VPOKG.SMALL.jpg comsa42 Here's how to build an autopilot which can steer an RC boat to waypoints! It's easy to build, based on the popular Arduino platform, and great for hobbyists who want some soldering practice! With this autopilot, an RC boat can go long distances without any human intervention, like an autonomous dron...
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Mon, 25 May 2015 15:00:44 PDT
Bumbley - The little servo robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Bumbley-The-little-servo-robot/
Bumbley - The little servo robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/4RAC/I9YRB2DV/FLW4RACI9YRB2DV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/4RAC/I9YRB2DV/FLW4RACI9YRB2DV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/4RAC/I9YRB2DV/FLW4RACI9YRB2DV.SMALL.jpg jscottb Meet Bumbley, a little lost bot from the planet Teekmar'd - a small world that orbits Wolf 359. Bumbley likes to find good hiding places and avoid human contact at all cost! He can only see in infrared, so needs your help. So please help him find a good hiding place!!! :-)Bumbley is a servo driven ...
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Fri, 22 May 2015 05:22:48 PDT
Crab Controller & Crab Simulator http://www.instructables.com/id/Crab-Controller-Crab-Simulator/
Crab Controller & Crab Simulator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/GB19/I9FGUK1K/F3EGB19I9FGUK1K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/GB19/I9FGUK1K/F3EGB19I9FGUK1K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/GB19/I9FGUK1K/F3EGB19I9FGUK1K.SMALL.jpg John Choi Crab Controller & Crab Simulator Interactive Art and Computational Design, Carnegie Mellon University, 2015A 3D-printed, posable crab input joystick for controlling tetrapod walkers, motion capture, and simulations. With 4 legs and 3 degrees of freedom per leg, the Crab Controller sends data through...
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Fri, 8 May 2015 14:57:01 PDT