Instructables: exploring - technology - robots - irobot - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 17 Apr 2014 15:46:47 PDT BLOX v1.01 Hacking Your iRobot http://www.instructables.com/id/Hacking-Your-iRobot/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F7V/GTDD/GMJIE4X3/F7VGTDDGMJIE4X3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7V/GTDD/GMJIE4X3/F7VGTDDGMJIE4X3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7V/GTDD/GMJIE4X3/F7VGTDDGMJIE4X3.SMALL.jpg zazenergy "Hacking Your iRobot" gives you the complete step-by-step instructions for 13 different projects to modify your iRobot. Turn your Roomba into a printer, make your Roomba remote controlled and much more. All projects come from Instructables.com, are written by our creative community, and contain pict...
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Wed, 11 May 2011 15:41:13 PDT
POLYRO (oPen sOurce friendLY RObot) http://www.instructables.com/id/POLYRO-oPen-sOurce-friendLY-RObot/
POLYRO (oPen sOurce friendLY RObot) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ8/P5OZ/GMX1RE2J/FJ8P5OZGMX1RE2J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ8/P5OZ/GMX1RE2J/FJ8P5OZGMX1RE2J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ8/P5OZ/GMX1RE2J/FJ8P5OZGMX1RE2J.SMALL.jpg TimPayne This is an instructable on building a relatively low-cost wheeled robot platform for developing ROS applications. Think of ROS as an operating system for your robot (providing hardware abstraction, device drivers, libraries, visualizers, message-passing, package management, and more). THIS ROBOT IS ...
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Sat, 30 Apr 2011 17:35:52 PDT
The PrintBot http://www.instructables.com/id/The-PrintBot/
The PrintBot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKF/LLC1/FA190W2T/FKFLLC1FA190W2T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKF/LLC1/FA190W2T/FKFLLC1FA190W2T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKF/LLC1/FA190W2T/FKFLLC1FA190W2T.SMALL.jpg TeamEasyEnough The PrintBot is a iRobot Create-mounted dot-matrix printer. The PrintBot prints using Talcum powder on any ground surface. Using the robot for the base allows the robot to print a virtually unlimited size. Think football feilds or basketball courts. Maybe the rivals should be on the lookout for a sw...
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Fri, 21 Dec 2007 19:55:48 PST
iRobot Create Personal Home Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/iRobot-Create-Personal-Home-Robot/
iRobot Create Personal Home Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/TT5A/F6B7Q1B3/FX8TT5AF6B7Q1B3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/TT5A/F6B7Q1B3/FX8TT5AF6B7Q1B3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/TT5A/F6B7Q1B3/FX8TT5AF6B7Q1B3.SMALL.jpg dttworld Introducing a personal home robot built around the iRobot Create platform and a mini-itx computer system. It has never been easier and more affordable to design and build robots by leveraging the economies of scale from the software, PC, toy and other high volume consumer industries. This robot ...
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Sun, 9 Sep 2007 23:49:08 PDT
ServerBot - for serving food and drinks http://www.instructables.com/id/ServerBot---for-serving-food-and-drinks/
ServerBot - for serving food and drinks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/L1J1/F5Y3YPUH/F8CL1J1F5Y3YPUH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/L1J1/F5Y3YPUH/F8CL1J1F5Y3YPUH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/L1J1/F5Y3YPUH/F8CL1J1F5Y3YPUH.SMALL.jpg JoeCreate I believe I have created a robot that's functional, helpful, entertaining, whimsical AND simply amazing.The ServerBot. Built upon an iRobot Create.A robot with the ability to move reliably between any room in the house while carrying a payload, in our case, a serving tray on top. The ServerBot has...
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Fri, 31 Aug 2007 10:27:45 PDT
eyeRobot - The Robotic White Cane http://www.instructables.com/id/eyeRobot---The-Robotic-White-Cane/
eyeRobot - The Robotic White Cane - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFK/QINP/F5R8QRBI/FFKQINPF5R8QRBI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFK/QINP/F5R8QRBI/FFKQINPF5R8QRBI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFK/QINP/F5R8QRBI/FFKQINPF5R8QRBI.SMALL.jpg shrimpy Abstract:Using the iRobot Roomba Create, I have prototyped a device called eyeRobot. It will guide blind and visually impaired users through cluttered and populated environments by using the Roomba as a base to marry the simplicity of the traditional white cane with the instincts of a seeing-eye dog...
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Sat, 8 Sep 2007 09:22:04 PDT
The SOMA Project http://www.instructables.com/id/The-SOMA-Project/
The SOMA Project - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/UXB3/F6B7W5GM/FYHUXB3F6B7W5GM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/UXB3/F6B7W5GM/FYHUXB3F6B7W5GM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/UXB3/F6B7W5GM/FYHUXB3F6B7W5GM.SMALL.jpg thesomaproject The SOMA Project was a senior design project created by six university students who love spending all night in lab building robots. A fully-autonomous swarm was designed and built to be used as a platform for future swarm applications. Four fully autonomous robots were constructed, each capable of...
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Sun, 9 Sep 2007 21:29:38 PDT
PosterBot: Make a Marker-Writing Robot out of an Old Inket printer and an iRobot Create http://www.instructables.com/id/PosterBot%3a-Make-a-Marker-Writing-Robot-out-of-an-O/
PosterBot: Make a Marker-Writing Robot out of an Old Inket printer and an iRobot Create - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOW/FMD7/F5Y3YTPN/FOWFMD7F5Y3YTPN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOW/FMD7/F5Y3YTPN/FOWFMD7F5Y3YTPN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOW/FMD7/F5Y3YTPN/FOWFMD7F5Y3YTPN.SMALL.jpg W_world I decided to make this robot because I've never had very neat handwriting, so making large letters has always been difficult. When I was on Student Council in high school, I always got marked down for posters that weren't "neat" enough. Like any nerd, I figured "If I can't do it, I'll make a robot t...
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Tue, 4 Sep 2007 17:08:10 PDT