Instructables: exploring - technology - robots - card http://www.instructables.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 18:01:30 PDT BLOX v1.01 Hacking The Spy Video Trakr With Frickin' Laser Beams...And Missiles! http://www.instructables.com/id/Hacking-The-Spy-Video-Trakr-With-Frickin-Laser-Be/
Hacking The Spy Video Trakr With Frickin' Laser Beams...And Missiles! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/3YHN/GW88TOLY/FQG3YHNGW88TOLY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/3YHN/GW88TOLY/FQG3YHNGW88TOLY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/3YHN/GW88TOLY/FQG3YHNGW88TOLY.SMALL.jpg KRA5H Courtesy of CPT Hans. I bought a USB-powered foam missile launcher, which has pan & tilt, and even a targeting laser! I'm powering it from the Trakr's internal USB port, and controlling it with the GPIO lines. The original control board was quite sophisticated It has an IC that receives USB...
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Thu, 15 Dec 2011 17:27:16 PST
Hacking the Spy Video Trakr II http://www.instructables.com/id/Hacking-the-Spy-Video-Trakr-II/
Hacking the Spy Video Trakr II - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/9V4A/GW3X8NJ3/FF89V4AGW3X8NJ3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/9V4A/GW3X8NJ3/FF89V4AGW3X8NJ3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/9V4A/GW3X8NJ3/FF89V4AGW3X8NJ3.SMALL.jpg KRA5H In the previous Instructable, "Hacking the Spy Video Trakr" (http://www.instructables.com/id/Hacking-the-Spy-Video-Trakr/), you learned how to open up the Trakr and install male headers in the GPIO connections on the circuit board. You also learned how to write, compile, and install a short program ...
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Mon, 12 Dec 2011 20:03:03 PST
Hacking the Spy Video Trakr http://www.instructables.com/id/Hacking-the-Spy-Video-Trakr/
Hacking the Spy Video Trakr - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/6UR2/GV0RRLGA/F2G6UR2GV0RRLGA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/6UR2/GV0RRLGA/F2G6UR2GV0RRLGA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/6UR2/GV0RRLGA/F2G6UR2GV0RRLGA.SMALL.jpg KRA5H The Trakr is a remote controlled robot equipped with a microphone and color video camera, speaker, a near infrared LED for night vision, an SD memory card slot for recording audio/video and 8MB of on board memory for storing downloadable and user designed programs. The remote control unit has contro...
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Tue, 15 Nov 2011 19:20:19 PST
The Glueless, Poseable Cardboard Robot. http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Glueless-Poseable-Cardboard-Robot/
The Glueless, Poseable Cardboard Robot. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0C/ESKF/FYYNDRPQ/F0CESKFFYYNDRPQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0C/ESKF/FYYNDRPQ/F0CESKFFYYNDRPQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0C/ESKF/FYYNDRPQ/F0CESKFFYYNDRPQ.SMALL.jpg Kiteman OK, maybe not such a good idea for a contest organised by a glue manufacturer, but I was inspired.The whole model is held together with friction, but is (fairly) poseable....and it has claws! Materials and tools Most of the robot's body is built of corrugated card, but the forearms and claws are ...
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Sun, 30 Aug 2009 15:40:21 PDT
Instructables Holiday Card http://www.instructables.com/id/Instructables-Holiday-Card/
Instructables Holiday Card - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/O6WR/FOD6V2LR/FXXO6WRFOD6V2LR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/O6WR/FOD6V2LR/FXXO6WRFOD6V2LR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/O6WR/FOD6V2LR/FXXO6WRFOD6V2LR.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad Not entirely a RoboCard but this is an unofficial official homemade holiday card that Instructables HQ would probably not send to its clients. It is that time of year where we eagerly await the big guy to deliver the things you have been dreaming about all year. You also made sure that he didn't h...
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Sat, 6 Dec 2008 22:54:56 PST
RoboHeart Valentine's Day Card http://www.instructables.com/id/RoboHeart-Valentines-Day-Card/
RoboHeart Valentine's Day Card - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F91/10QU/FCAENKDQ/F9110QUFCAENKDQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F91/10QU/FCAENKDQ/F9110QUFCAENKDQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F91/10QU/FCAENKDQ/F9110QUFCAENKDQ.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad Uh-ohhh, it's that time of the year again. Are we not men? No shirking on your duty to get your beloved a bouquet of roses or that special something that only comes in carats. If you do, I have just the thing... I've never had luck with sending flowers to my honey at work. The first time when we...
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Thu, 7 Feb 2008 19:36:06 PST
"Heed's the Box" - a model man you can fit inside his own head. http://www.instructables.com/id/%22Heed_s-the-Box%22---a-model-man-you-can-fit-inside-/
"Heed's the Box" - a model man you can fit inside his own head. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/7DIT/FDO296X5/FRE7DITFDO296X5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/7DIT/FDO296X5/FRE7DITFDO296X5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/7DIT/FDO296X5/FRE7DITFDO296X5.SMALL.jpg Kiteman I'd heard of Japanese cardboard toys where the head became a storage box for the whole model. I tried to find one online, but failed. Or maybe I succeeded but couldn't read the Japanese script?Anyhoo, I decided to make my own.He's called Heed. The plan, the tools, the materials First you need p...
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Sat, 7 Jul 2007 09:42:38 PDT