Instructables: exploring - technology - Robot - featured http://www.instructables.com Sun, 26 Mar 2017 09:56:57 PDT BLOX v1.01 UStepper Robot Arm http://www.instructables.com/id/Robot-Arm-UStepper/
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Sun, 26 Mar 2017 01:44:47 PDT
Omnibot 2000 Arm Joint Repair http://www.instructables.com/id/Omnibot-2000-Arm-Joint-Repair/
Omnibot 2000 Arm Joint Repair - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSO/2973/J0COX4R4/FSO2973J0COX4R4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSO/2973/J0COX4R4/FSO2973J0COX4R4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSO/2973/J0COX4R4/FSO2973J0COX4R4.SMALL.jpg rebeltaz Do you have an Omnibot 2000 robot - http://www.robotsandcomputers.com/robots/personal... - whose arm is just hanging limp at his side? More than likely, the problem is a broken arm joint. You can see where this common-failure part breaks in the second and third photos. I glued mine back together ...
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Sun, 19 Mar 2017 22:41:48 PDT
How to Build the World's Most Simple Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-the-Worlds-Most-Simple-Robot/
How to Build the World's Most Simple Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/8MUY/J0486JAL/FWN8MUYJ0486JAL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/8MUY/J0486JAL/FWN8MUYJ0486JAL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/8MUY/J0486JAL/FWN8MUYJ0486JAL.SMALL.jpg spencerkrause Robotics is an intimidating field. To really be good at it, one must possess an above-average understanding of physics, computer science, mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, systems engineering, and advanced mathematics. But what if you only have some, or worse yet none, of that knowledg...
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Sat, 11 Mar 2017 03:41:47 PST
Light Control Brush Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Control-Brush-Robot/
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Fri, 10 Mar 2017 07:01:13 PST
Sphere-o-bot: a Friendly Art Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Sphere-o-bot-a-Friendly-Art-Robot/
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Thu, 9 Mar 2017 04:18:28 PST
Robotic Arm http://www.instructables.com/id/Robotic-Arm-12/
Robotic Arm - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWK/LJ4I/IZT6KM7W/FWKLJ4IIZT6KM7W.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWK/LJ4I/IZT6KM7W/FWKLJ4IIZT6KM7W.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWK/LJ4I/IZT6KM7W/FWKLJ4IIZT6KM7W.SMALL.jpg DamiD96 Make your robotic arm!Download the files .stl and print!You need different screws and bolts, like in video (8x M2, 5x M3, 10x M4).I used:5X TGY - S901D servo battery ( like Turnigy 1800mAh, 2 Cell) Arduino Nano cables a common webcam robotic claw gym weight, like in picture Files .stl Build It...
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Sun, 5 Mar 2017 02:33:03 PST
How to Make an Arduino Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-an-Arduino-Robot/
How to Make an Arduino Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/SUDT/IZT6E74B/F6TSUDTIZT6E74B.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/SUDT/IZT6E74B/F6TSUDTIZT6E74B.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/SUDT/IZT6E74B/F6TSUDTIZT6E74B.SMALL.jpg BlueStarLight In order to make this you need the Arduino kit which is called the Arduino Robot (really simple name). It might be really pricey because it ranges from $300 to $400. And if you want to use the instructions online or in the kit go ahead but this is my way of making it. Step 1: Getting to Know the ...
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Thu, 2 Mar 2017 19:55:56 PST
Complete Guide to Design an Advanced Line Follower Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Complete-Guide-to-Design-an-Advanced-Line-Follower/
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Wed, 1 Mar 2017 21:45:21 PST
Gesture Control Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Gesture-Control-Robot/
Gesture Control Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4B/YFV9/IZQA4XRO/F4BYFV9IZQA4XRO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4B/YFV9/IZQA4XRO/F4BYFV9IZQA4XRO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4B/YFV9/IZQA4XRO/F4BYFV9IZQA4XRO.SMALL.jpg monusuthar2016 A gesture control is an Accelerometer based robotic vehicle which is capable to detect the tilt of hand and move according to it, so I named it “Gesture Control Robot”. The main intention of making this project is that to understand the working of accelerometer and Robotics in interesting way. I was...
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Wed, 1 Mar 2017 02:44:13 PST
Robot Head - Mr. C.H.I.P.s Speaks http://www.instructables.com/id/Robot-Head-Mr-CHIPs-Speaks/
Robot Head - Mr. C.H.I.P.s Speaks - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F06/X9XY/IZ6E3TRY/F06X9XYIZ6E3TRY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F06/X9XY/IZ6E3TRY/F06X9XYIZ6E3TRY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F06/X9XY/IZ6E3TRY/F06X9XYIZ6E3TRY.SMALL.jpg techiebot Greetings!This is not really an Instructable as such. I intend to just give you some guidelines on creating a version of the awesome project using a vintage Teddy Ruxpin and the C.H.I.P 9 dollar microprocessor.The Robot Head speaks any text that you type into the web page that it serves up. All yo...
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Mon, 27 Feb 2017 20:59:57 PST
Air source heat pump robot - Brain Implant - Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Air-Source-Heat-Pump-Robot-Brain-Implant-Arduino/
Air source heat pump robot - Brain Implant - Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGI/X575/IZ6DEKR6/FGIX575IZ6DEKR6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGI/X575/IZ6DEKR6/FGIX575IZ6DEKR6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGI/X575/IZ6DEKR6/FGIX575IZ6DEKR6.SMALL.jpg evalds I recently installed an air-source heat pump for water heating system. Usually, they cost around 10000 EUR/USD, but I got used and Chinese made one for just 500 EUR/USD. As you probably know you should never buy used heat-pump, fridge etc., just because owner bought a new one. Usually, they do not b...
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Fri, 24 Feb 2017 11:49:36 PST
IoT Service Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/IoT-Service-Robot/
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Tue, 21 Feb 2017 04:19:49 PST
Tic Tac Toe Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Tic-Tac-Toe-Robot-1/
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Mon, 20 Feb 2017 10:54:27 PST
AndroBot http://www.instructables.com/id/AndroBot/
AndroBot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5T/EPEI/J0MOOQII/F5TEPEIJ0MOOQII.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5T/EPEI/J0MOOQII/F5TEPEIJ0MOOQII.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5T/EPEI/J0MOOQII/F5TEPEIJ0MOOQII.SMALL.jpg SKYuvraj AndroBot is an Android Controlled Advanced Robot and it is a combination of Android Controlled Rover With Robotic Arm.So Lets start with its history: Idea and InspirationAlmost Two Months ago i watched a movie" The Hurt Locker ",In it a rover is shown which is with the Bomb squad team and it works g...
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Mon, 20 Feb 2017 05:55:44 PST
RC CONTROLLER WITH CAMERA VERSION 3 (Pi_CAR V3) http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-CONTROLLER-WITH-CAMERA-VERSION-3-PiCAR-V3/
RC CONTROLLER WITH CAMERA VERSION 3 (Pi_CAR V3) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEG/R0YH/IZ6BKTSX/FEGR0YHIZ6BKTSX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEG/R0YH/IZ6BKTSX/FEGR0YHIZ6BKTSX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEG/R0YH/IZ6BKTSX/FEGR0YHIZ6BKTSX.SMALL.jpg Zafer M.Ş FOR ORIGINAL DESCRIPTION, CLICK HERE ------ CONTENTS ------ ------ CONTENTS ------ USED MATERIALS RASPBERRY PI INSTALLATION SAMPLE VEHICLE SELECTION AND RASPBERRY PI PIN CONNECTION SCHEME ANDROID APPLICATION INSTALLATION AND USER'S GUIDE WINDOWS APPLICATION INSTALLATION AND USER'S ...
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Sat, 18 Feb 2017 07:54:09 PST
The Cheapest Pneumatic Cylinder Ever Possible! Less Than $2 http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Cheapest-Pneumatic-Cylinder-Ever-Possible-Less/
The Cheapest Pneumatic Cylinder Ever Possible! Less Than $2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1T/OUES/IZ6BTJ6O/F1TOUESIZ6BTJ6O.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1T/OUES/IZ6BTJ6O/F1TOUESIZ6BTJ6O.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1T/OUES/IZ6BTJ6O/F1TOUESIZ6BTJ6O.SMALL.jpg SparksonTech Hi everyone,In this Instructable We'll be showing you How to build the Cheapest and the most Efficient Pneumatic linear actuator.Why was this Pneumatic Actuator created?We were actually forced to find a cheap way to build a pneumatic actuator; The price of the actuators were too pricey for us to buy...
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Sat, 18 Feb 2017 05:22:28 PST
Chibitronics Robot Card http://www.instructables.com/id/Chibitronics-Robot-Card/
Chibitronics Robot Card - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/PK19/IZ4UM0YN/FHRPK19IZ4UM0YN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/PK19/IZ4UM0YN/FHRPK19IZ4UM0YN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/PK19/IZ4UM0YN/FHRPK19IZ4UM0YN.SMALL.jpg ukmads Oh no! It's "insert holiday" and you've forgotten the card AND the gift! But before you run out to buy a store-bought card and generic chocolates, you remember you have some Chibitronics laying around and trusty Instructables.com!Well you're in luck! This is a great little project that is sure to br...
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Tue, 14 Feb 2017 15:38:05 PST
BrickPi3 BalanceBot – A Segway With the Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/BrickPi3-BalanceBot-a-Segway-With-the-Raspberry-Pi/
BrickPi3 BalanceBot – A Segway With the Raspberry Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F50/98W6/IZ4UA4NH/F5098W6IZ4UA4NH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F50/98W6/IZ4UA4NH/F5098W6IZ4UA4NH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F50/98W6/IZ4UA4NH/F5098W6IZ4UA4NH.SMALL.jpg dexter_industries IntroductionIn this project, we build a balancing robot with the Raspberry Pi, some LEGO Mindstorms, and the BrickPi3. We provide full build instructions and software to create your own Raspberry Pi Balancing Robot. The software runs on Python, and reads the EV3 gyroscope to balance the robot. The...
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Tue, 14 Feb 2017 00:06:21 PST
Twitch - Your robotic pet http://www.instructables.com/id/Twitch-Your-Robotic-Pet/
Twitch - Your robotic pet - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAZ/ZQM7/IYYTIA5D/FAZZQM7IYYTIA5D.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAZ/ZQM7/IYYTIA5D/FAZZQM7IYYTIA5D.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAZ/ZQM7/IYYTIA5D/FAZZQM7IYYTIA5D.SMALL.jpg drum303 This instructable will show you how I built "Twitch". Twitch is a virtual pet that is able to express itself through it's eye, movements, and the sounds it makes, which happens to be sound clips from some of its movies. It can be happy, sad, angry, or neutral depending on how much you interact wit...
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Mon, 13 Feb 2017 06:51:57 PST
\/o!ce Oper@ted Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/oce-Operted-Robot/
\/o!ce Oper@ted Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F89/A3YB/IYV9S5BK/F89A3YBIYV9S5BK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F89/A3YB/IYV9S5BK/F89A3YBIYV9S5BK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F89/A3YB/IYV9S5BK/F89A3YBIYV9S5BK.SMALL.jpg SuryaM18 In this project, it is aimed to make a contribution to this dream. Controlling the machines and environment with speech makes human life easier and more comfortable. This project is a simple implementation of this approach. A robot is controlled by voice commands. Voice command is taken through a mi...
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Thu, 9 Feb 2017 10:11:40 PST
DIY Talking Robot Interacting with Humans http://www.instructables.com/id/Talking-Darth-Vader-Helmet/
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Sun, 5 Feb 2017 06:03:01 PST
3D printed motorized dalek http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Motorized-Dalek/
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Sat, 4 Feb 2017 08:19:12 PST
Using MIT App Inventor to Control Arduino - the Basics http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-MIT-App-Inventor-to-Control-Arduino-the-Basi/
Using MIT App Inventor to Control Arduino - the Basics - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOW/MUUY/IYOQGQ9Z/FOWMUUYIYOQGQ9Z.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOW/MUUY/IYOQGQ9Z/FOWMUUYIYOQGQ9Z.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOW/MUUY/IYOQGQ9Z/FOWMUUYIYOQGQ9Z.SMALL.jpg rocketboss13 We all have a smartphone. Now, with that statement of the obvious, let me ask you this. Why is your Arduino hardly ever connected to your smartphone. Bluetooth costs about $8 to implement on an arduino. The main issue is that some people get hung-up on the issue of programming bluetooth, so they jus...
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Sat, 4 Feb 2017 06:36:22 PST
GECO - Wall climbing robot http://www.instructables.com/id/GECO-Wall-Climbing-Robot/
GECO - Wall climbing robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWH/QBFV/IYKFWCBQ/FWHQBFVIYKFWCBQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWH/QBFV/IYKFWCBQ/FWHQBFVIYKFWCBQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWH/QBFV/IYKFWCBQ/FWHQBFVIYKFWCBQ.SMALL.jpg Cardinaels Rob Hi!This is an instructable on how to make a wall climbing robot using impeller technology. The goal of GECO (a research project from Ghent University) was to create a low cost, diy wall climbing robot.Our solution uses the following parts:- EDF ducted fan (70mm - 1,45kg thrust) (XRP-70142600)- ESC (...
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Mon, 30 Jan 2017 16:42:30 PST
Bot Laser Gallery Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Bot-Laser-Gallery-Game/
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Sat, 28 Jan 2017 21:58:02 PST
PI Zero Mini Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/PI-Zero-Mini-Robot/
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Sat, 28 Jan 2017 00:47:03 PST
Object avoidance Microbit Robot using the Kitronik motor controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Object-Avoidance-MIcrobit-Robot-Using-the-Kitronik/
Object avoidance Microbit Robot using the Kitronik motor controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/AR4U/IYEQ4QUP/FOEAR4UIYEQ4QUP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/AR4U/IYEQ4QUP/FOEAR4UIYEQ4QUP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/AR4U/IYEQ4QUP/FOEAR4UIYEQ4QUP.SMALL.jpg otterbot Having already experimented with creating a robot using a cheap motor driver board, I decided to look at the one provided by Kitronik, I liked the look of it as it came with easy to use screw terminals to attach wires and had 4 inputs by default. The nicest thing is that if you get the v2 board (sec...
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Thu, 26 Jan 2017 13:05:48 PST
Voodoo Shooter (Project Billy) http://www.instructables.com/id/Voodoo-Shooter-Project-Billy/
Voodoo Shooter (Project Billy) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F22/S0TR/IYEQ4QA3/F22S0TRIYEQ4QA3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F22/S0TR/IYEQ4QA3/F22S0TRIYEQ4QA3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F22/S0TR/IYEQ4QA3/F22S0TRIYEQ4QA3.SMALL.jpg geniusatschool Ever wanted to move a little voodoo doll and actually see things happen? You can now make it for yourself.This instructable shows how to use an Arduino along with the program Processing and a handmade doll to play a little shooter using a voodoo doll as a controller. What you'll need: An Arduino ...
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Thu, 26 Jan 2017 11:35:17 PST
How to Build: Otto http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-Otto/
How to Build: Otto - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4B/G9CF/IYB2DK0O/F4BG9CFIYB2DK0O.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4B/G9CF/IYB2DK0O/F4BG9CFIYB2DK0O.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4B/G9CF/IYB2DK0O/F4BG9CFIYB2DK0O.SMALL.jpg ottoapples1 Our group chose to take on the project of the Otto Bot. The objective of this project was to help us understand the basic concepts of robotics. During our project we gained an understand of how the physical components of the robot work, along with the knowledge of manipulating the code required to o...
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Tue, 24 Jan 2017 20:18:46 PST
Arduino 3D Printed Can Robot (one More Object Avoiding Robot) ​ http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-3D-Printed-Can-Robot-one-More-Object-Avoid/
Arduino 3D Printed Can Robot (one More Object Avoiding Robot) ​ - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/SPK6/IYAN0DMQ/FALSPK6IYAN0DMQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/SPK6/IYAN0DMQ/FALSPK6IYAN0DMQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/SPK6/IYAN0DMQ/FALSPK6IYAN0DMQ.SMALL.jpg Ardumotive_com In this "how to" guide I will show you how to make your own 3D printed Can Robot with the Arduino UNO micro-controller.This is a remake of the Attiny Canbot that I found at Thingiverse.com by Wingman94 (link here) . I made my own circuit with ATmega328 IC and I add a buzzer to make a beep tone every...
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Tue, 24 Jan 2017 09:08:07 PST
Multipurpose Mobile Manipulator MkII http://www.instructables.com/id/Multipurpose-Mobile-Manipulator-MkII/
Multipurpose Mobile Manipulator MkII - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/VW4T/IYAMYFYC/F6YVW4TIYAMYFYC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/VW4T/IYAMYFYC/F6YVW4TIYAMYFYC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/VW4T/IYAMYFYC/F6YVW4TIYAMYFYC.SMALL.jpg John Choi (Author's note: Instructable is a work in progress! More detailed descriptions of the steps will be written over the course of the following weeks, complete with links and files. This message will be removed when this Instructable is fully finished.)The Multipurpose Mobile Manipulator is back, and i...
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Mon, 23 Jan 2017 20:19:53 PST
A 3D Printed Quadruped Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/A-3D-Printed-Quadruped-Robot/
A 3D Printed Quadruped Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/AOIG/IYAFYK2G/FCMAOIGIYAFYK2G.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/AOIG/IYAFYK2G/FCMAOIGIYAFYK2G.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/AOIG/IYAFYK2G/FCMAOIGIYAFYK2G.SMALL.jpg Toglefritz This Instructable will show you how to build a quadruped robot from scratch using 3D printed parts and off-the-shelf electronic components.Robot DesignA quadruped robot is a robot with four legs. There are any number of ways a four-legged robot can be designed. The robot we will be building in this ...
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Mon, 23 Jan 2017 13:49:22 PST
Arduino Controlled Game: Pong-Bot Vs Human http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Controlled-Game-Pong-Bot-Vs-Human/
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Mon, 23 Jan 2017 12:38:48 PST
Cheap Arduino Combat Robot Control http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Arduino-Combat-Robot-Control/
Cheap Arduino Combat Robot Control - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FV9/FGFC/IY4QVYHB/FV9FGFCIY4QVYHB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV9/FGFC/IY4QVYHB/FV9FGFCIY4QVYHB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV9/FGFC/IY4QVYHB/FV9FGFCIY4QVYHB.SMALL.jpg Team_Panic The resurgence of Battlebots in the States and Robot Wars in the UK reignited my love of combat robotics. So I found a local group of bot builders and dived right in.We fight at the UK ant weight scale (150 gram weight limit) and I quickly realised the traditional way to build a bot involved RC gear...
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Mon, 23 Jan 2017 05:49:01 PST
Budget 3D Printed Rover http://www.instructables.com/id/Budget-3D-Printed-Rover/
Budget 3D Printed Rover - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/XI6S/IY4QL9VG/FMNXI6SIY4QL9VG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/XI6S/IY4QL9VG/FMNXI6SIY4QL9VG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/XI6S/IY4QL9VG/FMNXI6SIY4QL9VG.SMALL.jpg Slime Eel I've recently been working on a collaborative project with the intent of building a partially autonomous robot with a wholly original chassis. Unfortunately, my printer is tiny and low quality. Fortunately, every printed part is within 100mm by 100mm. Another requirement was that it be cheap, mos...
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Sun, 22 Jan 2017 14:54:35 PST
Wifi Controlled Robot using Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Wifi-Controlled-Robot-Using-Raspberry-Pi/
Wifi Controlled Robot using Raspberry Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/Y954/IYAN6G5I/F2OY954IYAN6G5I.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/Y954/IYAN6G5I/F2OY954IYAN6G5I.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/Y954/IYAN6G5I/F2OY954IYAN6G5I.SMALL.jpg jithinsanal1610 IntroductionThis tutorial will show you to develop a python based wireless robot which can be controlled from anywhere around the world using Wifi. About Raspberry PiThis tiny computer is a precious tool for students, artists, and of course hobbyists and hackers. With features for developing things ...
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Sat, 21 Jan 2017 12:58:34 PST
Automated Newton's Cradle http://www.instructables.com/id/Automated-Newtons-Cradle-1/
Automated Newton's Cradle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/3EQ6/IY4Q60BU/FRE3EQ6IY4Q60BU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/3EQ6/IY4Q60BU/FRE3EQ6IY4Q60BU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/3EQ6/IY4Q60BU/FRE3EQ6IY4Q60BU.SMALL.jpg JimRD This is my third effort to automate a Newton's Cradle, the first using a motor and custom built Newton's Cradle, the second using a custom built robot to pull the ball back and finally this one that uses an Arduino Nano, two servos and a magnet to pull the ball(s) back. This one is definitely the mo...
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Thu, 19 Jan 2017 18:01:13 PST
PID Control For BBQ Bot http://www.instructables.com/id/PID-Control-for-BBQ-Bot/
PID Control For BBQ Bot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/5KW9/IXAQ10O1/FG55KW9IXAQ10O1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/5KW9/IXAQ10O1/FG55KW9IXAQ10O1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/5KW9/IXAQ10O1/FG55KW9IXAQ10O1.SMALL.jpg Stephen LEE IntroductionThe secret is in the smart BBQ smoker. It could do to turn the finicky art of smoking meat into a controlled, semiautomated science. It uses a node-RED of PID (proportional-integral-derivative) controller , a Raspberry Pi2 with ESP8266-01, and a fan to regulate its own temperature & humi...
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Fri, 30 Dec 2016 06:49:33 PST
Arduino robot with wireless camera and fire detection for Home security http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Robot-With-Wireless-Camera-and-Fire-Detect/
Arduino robot with wireless camera and fire detection for Home security - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/4H3E/IY0FX5C9/FLV4H3EIY0FX5C9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/4H3E/IY0FX5C9/FLV4H3EIY0FX5C9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/4H3E/IY0FX5C9/FLV4H3EIY0FX5C9.SMALL.jpg Gouri shankar This is a Bluetooth controlled robot.It has a wireless camera,fire detection sensor and an ultrasonic sensor and it can even be made to speak(You'll understand later)...................................My intention while making this robot was home security.But it's all your choice.But only under one ...
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Tue, 17 Jan 2017 05:29:14 PST
QUATTRO - the Arduino Quadruped Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/QUATTRO-the-Arduino-Quadruped-Robot/
QUATTRO - the Arduino Quadruped Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/LJ8H/IXUSC0R8/F8SLJ8HIXUSC0R8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/LJ8H/IXUSC0R8/F8SLJ8HIXUSC0R8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/LJ8H/IXUSC0R8/F8SLJ8HIXUSC0R8.SMALL.jpg Technovation Hi guys! Here's a spider robot that we had made for the 2016 science fair which was held at our school. Well, you can't technically call it a "spider robot" as spiders have 8 legs, but we atleast tried to make it look like a spider (or maybe spider like) . Our robot has four legs, so the correct ter...
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Sun, 15 Jan 2017 09:25:36 PST
How make VibroBug on the 3d printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Haw-Make-VibroBug-on-the-3d-Printer/
How make VibroBug on the 3d printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/E76E/IXUQ8497/FHKE76EIXUQ8497.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/E76E/IXUQ8497/FHKE76EIXUQ8497.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/E76E/IXUQ8497/FHKE76EIXUQ8497.SMALL.jpg Genius_Nik Hello! If you want to make a funny robot beetle then read on!Vibrobot is the most simple robot that can be imagined, but in spite of all its simplicity, it behaves just like an insect, runs erratically :D Vibrobots The easiest way to do this is to take a beetle vibrating brush and attach it to th...
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Sat, 14 Jan 2017 02:15:29 PST
Bir Bot - The only bot that keeps your beer safe! http://www.instructables.com/id/Bir-Bot-the-Only-Bot-That-Keeps-Your-Beer-Safe/
Bir Bot - The only bot that keeps your beer safe! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/HO6H/IXQG48EW/F8BHO6HIXQG48EW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/HO6H/IXQG48EW/F8BHO6HIXQG48EW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/HO6H/IXQG48EW/F8BHO6HIXQG48EW.SMALL.jpg HasseB Bir bot, from the Swedish slang term bira (beer) was my ohshititotallyforgottobuysomething gift to my father. I started to build him on the 18th of December and finished on the 22th. Bir bot sits on top of your beverage of choice and guards it by beeping and blinking when someone gets close!This pro...
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Thu, 12 Jan 2017 04:38:31 PST
Tertiarm - 3d Printed Robot Arm http://www.instructables.com/id/Tertiarm-3d-Printed-Robot-Arm/
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Sun, 8 Jan 2017 06:26:11 PST
THE ULTIMATE OFFROAD RC ROVER http://www.instructables.com/id/THE-ULTIMATE-OFFROAD-RC-ROVER/
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Sat, 7 Jan 2017 05:05:00 PST
FPV Virtual Reality Arduino Controlled Tracked Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/FPV-Virtual-Reality-Arduino-Controlled-Tracked-Rob/
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Wed, 4 Jan 2017 07:19:26 PST
Roboto, the Wobbling Toy Robot (evolution of Randofo's "Wobbler") http://www.instructables.com/id/Roboto-the-Wobbling-Toy-Robot-evolution-of-Randofo/
Roboto, the Wobbling Toy Robot (evolution of Randofo's "Wobbler") - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/AA9W/IXGG1AUB/F8QAA9WIXGG1AUB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/AA9W/IXGG1AUB/F8QAA9WIXGG1AUB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/AA9W/IXGG1AUB/F8QAA9WIXGG1AUB.SMALL.jpg M.C. Langer I have a lot of broken toys on my workshop, so I decided to build a toy robot for Christmas. But I wanted to give it some attitude and more movement.I found some inspiration in Randy Sarafan's Wobbler simple bot. I wanted my robot to wobble when it moves. But I changed some things from the original ...
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Wed, 4 Jan 2017 08:10:42 PST
Raspberry Pi Servo Flag Waver http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Servo-Flag-Waver/
Raspberry Pi Servo Flag Waver - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/MMY0/IXGFQQLH/FK3MMY0IXGFQQLH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/MMY0/IXGFQQLH/FK3MMY0IXGFQQLH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/MMY0/IXGFQQLH/FK3MMY0IXGFQQLH.SMALL.jpg dexter_industries Waving Flags with PivotPiPivotPi is our new hardware to control servo motors. Its design is made elegant and compact to fit the Raspberry Pi Zero. PivotPi can also be connected to any of our Robots GoPiGo, GrovePi and BrickPi. It can drive upto 8 Servo motors and has 2 I2C ports to accommodate daisy...
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Tue, 3 Jan 2017 23:22:54 PST
Arduino Quadruped Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Quadruped-Robot/
Arduino Quadruped Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/8GQ9/IXGFU0H6/FBI8GQ9IXGFU0H6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/8GQ9/IXGFU0H6/FBI8GQ9IXGFU0H6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/8GQ9/IXGFU0H6/FBI8GQ9IXGFU0H6.SMALL.jpg joesinstructables Meet Stompy, the Arduino quadruped robot. Most of the quadrupeds I’ve seen use “insect” type legs, but I wanted to try one with “mammal” type legs. The result was Stompy, a quadruped using eight servos, with each leg consisting of a hip joint and an ankle joint (no knee). Stompy uses...
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Tue, 3 Jan 2017 15:48:06 PST
Kandybot http://www.instructables.com/id/Kandybot/
Kandybot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FW1/1GA2/IXLA3Z1U/FW11GA2IXLA3Z1U.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW1/1GA2/IXLA3Z1U/FW11GA2IXLA3Z1U.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW1/1GA2/IXLA3Z1U/FW11GA2IXLA3Z1U.SMALL.jpg TejOz Kandybot is Internet Controlled multipurpose robot which can be control anywhere from the world using Android app. Kandybot can be used for surveillance, home automation, kill zombies and whatever you want to do imaginations is yours. Kandybot is powered by Firebase and Kandy.io. For controlling the...
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Sun, 1 Jan 2017 09:55:58 PST
Automotive Industry style Life Size Mechanical Platform Robot 6 foot tall in Detroit. http://www.instructables.com/id/Automotive-Industry-Style-Life-Size-Mechanical-Pla/
Automotive Industry style Life Size Mechanical Platform Robot 6 foot tall in Detroit. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAH/CEKQ/IXAQ2X57/FAHCEKQIXAQ2X57.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAH/CEKQ/IXAQ2X57/FAHCEKQIXAQ2X57.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAH/CEKQ/IXAQ2X57/FAHCEKQIXAQ2X57.SMALL.jpg robotbuilderseller I will build with you an life size robot using automotive parts and adapter plates with some linear actuators I also have created in the past . Now you have the mechanical platform you need to add your computer and program to make it do your bidding. With the this "Open Mechanical Platform" I h...
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Sun, 1 Jan 2017 13:43:22 PST