Instructables: exploring - technology - Robot - popular http://www.instructables.com Fri, 18 Apr 2014 19:03:10 PDT BLOX v1.01 Arduino Robot V2 (Fast) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Robot-V2-Fast/
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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 19:30:33 PDT
DIY Universal Robot Gripper http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Universal-Robot-Gripper/
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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 12:19:06 PDT
Make An Ultimate Helping Hand Jig http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-An-Ultimate-Helping-Hand-Jig/
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 14:56:52 PDT
Arduino Hexapod Avoider Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Hexapod-Avoider-Robot/
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Wed, 9 Apr 2014 02:23:00 PDT
Giving sight to your Lynxmotion AL5C http://www.instructables.com/id/Giving-sight-to-your-Lynxmotion-AL5C/
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Fri, 11 Apr 2014 10:25:45 PDT
GoonQuad, an Emotive Quadruped http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Emotive-Quadruped/
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Sat, 5 Apr 2014 13:34:58 PDT
Dextrus v1.1 Robotic Hand http://www.instructables.com/id/Dextrus-v11-Robotic-Hand/
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Fri, 4 Apr 2014 06:53:26 PDT
Arduino Light Following Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Flashlight-Following-Robot/
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Tue, 1 Apr 2014 18:46:24 PDT
DIY handmade Hexapod with arduino (Hexdrake) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-handmade-Hexapod-with-arduino-Hexdrake/
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Tue, 1 Apr 2014 01:54:21 PDT
Air-Powered Soft Robots with LEGOs http://www.instructables.com/id/Air-Powered-Soft-Robots-with-LEGOs/
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Sun, 30 Mar 2014 11:04:14 PDT
EZ Robot Controlled Lost in Space B9 Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/EZ-Robot-Controlled-Lost-in-Space-B9-Robot/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/U2GH/HT2TXL0B/F02U2GHHT2TXL0B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/U2GH/HT2TXL0B/F02U2GHHT2TXL0B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/U2GH/HT2TXL0B/F02U2GHHT2TXL0B.SMALL.jpg dschulpius This is my full sized exact replica of the 1960's TV show's Lost in Space B9 Robot. I've been building it for about 2 years now. It's animation is controlled by 3 EZ Robot control boards (EZB) and his voice files were made by the origi...
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Sat, 22 Mar 2014 08:10:13 PDT
Mini line tracer http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-line-tracer/
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Sun, 23 Mar 2014 07:27:18 PDT
Arduino V-Twin Flux Capacitor http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-V-Twin-Flux-Capacitor/
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Tue, 18 Mar 2014 07:36:02 PDT
DIY Phone Controlled FPV Rover (Fast & Agile) http://www.instructables.com/id/RoverBot-1/
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Mon, 17 Mar 2014 17:09:13 PDT
CSS555 Solar Engine http://www.instructables.com/id/CSS555-Solar-Engine/
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Mon, 17 Mar 2014 09:44:34 PDT
Make Robot voices using free software http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Robot-voices-using-free-software/
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Sat, 3 Jul 2010 23:35:30 PDT
Quad Track Arduino Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Quad-Track-Arduino-Rover/
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Thu, 13 Feb 2014 23:27:03 PST
A Simple and Very Easy Inverted Pendulum Balancing Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Simple-and-Very-Easy-Inverted-Pendulum-Balancing/
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Thu, 13 Feb 2014 20:14:35 PST
Arduino HC-SR04 Ultrasonic Rover http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-HC-SR04-Ultrasonic-Rover/
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Fri, 14 Feb 2014 15:25:03 PST
Guide to gyro and accelerometer with Arduino including Kalman filtering http://www.instructables.com/id/Guide-to-gyro-and-accelerometer-with-Arduino-inclu/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F74/QW4F/GN77W1B5/F74QW4FGN77W1B5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F74/QW4F/GN77W1B5/F74QW4FGN77W1B5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F74/QW4F/GN77W1B5/F74QW4FGN77W1B5.SMALL.jpg Lauszus This guide was first posted at the Arduino forum, and can be found here: http://arduino.cc/forum/index.php/topic,58048.0.html I just reposted it, so even more will get use of it. The code can be found here: https://github.com/TKJElectronics/Example-Sketch-for-IMU-including-Kalman-filter Hallo ever...
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Tue, 3 May 2011 07:26:18 PDT
How to Control a Motor Through a Serial Port Without a Microcontroller http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Control-a-Motor-Through-a-Serial-Port-Witho/
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Sat, 8 Feb 2014 05:03:10 PST
Counter-Strike Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/CS-Robot/
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Mon, 3 Feb 2014 21:29:12 PST
Solar-Powered Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Powered-Robot/
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Wed, 8 Jan 2014 13:14:17 PST
Arduino bot Android remote control http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-bot-Android-remote-control/
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Fri, 3 Jan 2014 13:08:16 PST
Stratum Networks Delta Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Stratum-Networks-Delta-Robot/
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Sun, 15 Dec 2013 17:56:20 PST
Grippy robot wheels http://www.instructables.com/id/Grippy-robot-wheels/
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Thu, 2 Jan 2014 13:52:23 PST
20 dollar Gold mine http://www.instructables.com/id/20-dollar-Gold-mine/
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Thu, 2 Jan 2014 08:14:18 PST
3D Printed Humanoid Robot for under 1000.00 USD http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Humanoid-Robot-for-under-100000-USD/
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Wed, 1 Jan 2014 14:37:58 PST
How to make the one motor walker (without bicore) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-one-motor-walker-without-bicore/
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Tue, 19 Nov 2013 05:37:20 PST
DIY Custom Painted Grinch Sphero http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Custom-Painted-Grinch-Sphero/
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Tue, 10 Dec 2013 08:10:58 PST
Robot arm from a desk lamp (IKEA Tertial hack) http://www.instructables.com/id/Robot-arm-from-a-desk-lamp-IKEA-Tertial-hack/
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Sat, 7 Dec 2013 10:34:59 PST
How to make a robot that can play Tower of Hanoi http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-robot-that-can-play-Tower-of-Hanoi/
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Wed, 13 Nov 2013 02:30:08 PST
RC Robot tractor http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-Robot-tractor/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FKF/MZIL/HNM4CG9Y/FKFMZILHNM4CG9Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKF/MZIL/HNM4CG9Y/FKFMZILHNM4CG9Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKF/MZIL/HNM4CG9Y/FKFMZILHNM4CG9Y.SMALL.jpg isodesign Hello, Sorry for my bad English (thank you google traduction). It is a motorized unit, electrical and radio controlled! This module is equipped with two 350w 24V motors supplied with two 12V batteries. It may have various applications, such as a small tow trailer for moving a heavy element from one...
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Wed, 6 Nov 2013 02:12:46 PST
Make a Junkbot http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Junkbot/
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Wed, 23 Oct 2013 20:30:32 PDT
How to Track your Robot with OpenCV http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Track-your-Robot-with-OpenCV/
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By: Ladvien

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Sun, 20 Oct 2013 17:31:41 PDT
How to make a Ball Balancing Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Ball-Balancing-Robot/
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Mon, 21 Oct 2013 09:39:50 PDT
DIY Robotic Hand Controlled by a Glove and Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Robotic-Hand-Controlled-by-a-Glove-and-Arduino/
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Sat, 28 Sep 2013 12:28:30 PDT
How to make a XY-plotter with Makeblock http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-XY-plotter-with-Makeblock/
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Wed, 25 Sep 2013 06:44:49 PDT
123D Design Fully Articulated Battle Robot Action Figure http://www.instructables.com/id/123D-Design-Jaeger-Fully-Articulated-Action-Figure/
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Sat, 14 Sep 2013 23:28:56 PDT
Basic Line following Robot with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Line-following-Robot-with-Arduino/
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Wed, 26 Dec 2012 13:07:18 PST
Wired control robot manual http://www.instructables.com/id/Wired-control-robot-manual-4x4/
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Sat, 21 Apr 2012 07:59:21 PDT
Light Ring on Underwater Robot -- Part 1 (Lathe) http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Ring-on-Underwater-Robot-Part-1-Lathe/
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Fri, 6 Sep 2013 09:13:58 PDT
Double Drill Channel http://www.instructables.com/id/Double-Drill-Channel/
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Wed, 4 Sep 2013 05:36:22 PDT
RC circuit for a Bibberbeest / vibrobot http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-circuit-for-a-Bibberbeest-vibrobot/
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Sun, 1 Sep 2013 02:55:01 PDT
Underwater ROV http://www.instructables.com/id/Underwater-ROV/
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Tue, 23 Sep 2008 16:56:16 PDT
How to build the perfect robot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-the-perfect-robot/
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Sat, 31 Aug 2013 05:24:23 PDT
Modify The HC-05 Bluetooth Module Defaults Using AT Commands http://www.instructables.com/id/Modify-The-HC-05-Bluetooth-Module-Defaults-Using-A/
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Sat, 31 Aug 2013 01:00:34 PDT
How to Build an Internet Controlled Mars Rover http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-an-Internet-Controlled-Mars-Rover/
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Fri, 30 Aug 2013 02:09:28 PDT
DIY Prosthetic Hand & Forearm (Voice Controlled) http://www.instructables.com/id/Voice-Controlled-Prosthetic-Hand-Forearm/
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Fri, 16 Aug 2013 05:33:52 PDT
AAA Robot (Autonomous Analog Arduino) http://www.instructables.com/id/AAA-Robot-Autonomous-Analog-Arduino/
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Mon, 5 Aug 2013 21:27:06 PDT