Instructables: exploring - technology - robots - remote - robot - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:25:16 PDT BLOX v1.01 Arduino bot Android remote control http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-bot-Android-remote-control/
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By: donmatito

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Fri, 3 Jan 2014 13:08:16 PST
RC Car to Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-Car-to-Robot/
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By: randofo

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Sun, 1 Apr 2012 10:11:55 PDT
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/
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By: KRA5H

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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/
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By: KRA5H

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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/
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By: KRA5H

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Tue, 15 Nov 2011 19:20:19 PST
Rave Rover - Mobile Dance Stage http://www.instructables.com/id/Rave-Rover-Mobile-Dance-Stage/
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Sat, 10 Sep 2011 11:00:47 PDT
Micro RC Car Teardown http://www.instructables.com/id/Micro-RC-Car-Teardown/
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By: westfw

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Sun, 1 Jul 2007 01:22:00 PDT