Instructables: exploring - technology - Robot - popular http://www.instructables.com Sat, 30 Apr 2016 19:27:39 PDT BLOX v1.01 Make a game using Visual Studio http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-a-TIC-TAC-TOE-GAME-using-VISUAL-STUDIO/
Make a game using Visual Studio - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/GKZY/I8UUWQBT/FVQGKZYI8UUWQBT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/GKZY/I8UUWQBT/FVQGKZYI8UUWQBT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/GKZY/I8UUWQBT/FVQGKZYI8UUWQBT.SMALL.jpg pabdullah Hey Guys, its true. You can create your own game with basic knowledge of Visual Studio and C#. Before getting started I want to say that if you like this instructable then please VOTE ME for CODED-Creations Contest, by just clicking the VOTE option on the top right side of this instructable.SOFTWARE...
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Sat, 25 Apr 2015 08:44:45 PDT
Animatronic Mini Golf http://www.instructables.com/id/Animatronic-Mini-Golf/
Animatronic Mini Golf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/QYSF/IIJ4SQWP/FN1QYSFIIJ4SQWP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/QYSF/IIJ4SQWP/FN1QYSFIIJ4SQWP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/QYSF/IIJ4SQWP/FN1QYSFIIJ4SQWP.SMALL.jpg zacharyianhoward Exploding volcanos, dinosaurs, and animatronic tiki guards! This isn't your classic game of mini golf. Putt up the wooden bridge into the mouth of the volcano and trigger an explosion that just might roll your ball in for a hole-in-one. Miss by just a little, and subject yourself to the laughter of ...
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Wed, 23 Dec 2015 11:23:41 PST
Voice-controlled PC assistant http://www.instructables.com/id/Voice-controlled-PC-assistant/
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Fri, 21 Feb 2014 05:45:38 PST
Arduino Balancing Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Balancing-Robot/
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Fri, 8 May 2015 08:52:26 PDT
How to make an object following robot - the stalkerbot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-object-following-robot-the-stalkerb/
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 01:42:37 PDT
Build a Robotic Remote Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Robotic-Remote-Controller/
Build a Robotic Remote Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAQ/VMDX/HWZ4TDFF/FAQVMDXHWZ4TDFF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAQ/VMDX/HWZ4TDFF/FAQVMDXHWZ4TDFF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAQ/VMDX/HWZ4TDFF/FAQVMDXHWZ4TDFF.SMALL.jpg lacglzh In this post I will describe how I design, make, test and improve a customized RC remote controller.The goal of this project is to create a remote controller that can be alternative to a RC transmitter or similar commercial controllers. The remote controller we build would be able to control, manipu...
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Sat, 28 Jun 2014 15:27:01 PDT
Two Simple Robots With 1 DC Motor (No Soldering) http://www.instructables.com/id/Two-Simple-Robots-With-1-DC-Motor-No-Soldering/
Two Simple Robots With 1 DC Motor (No Soldering) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/EZKD/H0OJ1UDO/FANEZKDH0OJ1UDO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/EZKD/H0OJ1UDO/FANEZKDH0OJ1UDO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/EZKD/H0OJ1UDO/FANEZKDH0OJ1UDO.SMALL.jpg Zaphod Beetlebrox DC motors are great because they don't have polarity and they don't require any additional components (resistors, diodes) to operate, just hook them up to a battery and voila. The National Robotics Week Contest caught my attention,so I decided to see what sort of robots I could make without any sold...
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Sat, 14 Apr 2012 16:30:39 PDT
Robotic Arm with Servo Motors http://www.instructables.com/id/Robotic-Arm-with-Servo-Motors/
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Sun, 3 Jun 2012 20:25:59 PDT
Modular Arduino Power Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/Modular-Arduino-Power-Cube/
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Thu, 31 Mar 2016 08:56:20 PDT
Remote Controlled Arduino Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Controlled-Arduino-Car/
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Fri, 10 Jun 2011 23:18:57 PDT
Use the Force... Or your Brainwaves? (multifuctional thought controlled system) http://www.instructables.com/id/Use-the-Force-or-Your-Brainwaves-multifuctional-Th/
Use the Force... Or your Brainwaves? (multifuctional thought controlled system) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/WME2/ILWJ6F3B/FP6WME2ILWJ6F3B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/WME2/ILWJ6F3B/FP6WME2ILWJ6F3B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/WME2/ILWJ6F3B/FP6WME2ILWJ6F3B.SMALL.jpg Imetomi As a kid I always wanted to have a special ability, like moving objects with thoughts or flying. I tried to move objects with “the power of my mind” of course with no success. Well, yes, I was and I am a huge Star Wars fan, but I also like electronics and programming, so why not combine these two th...
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Sat, 19 Mar 2016 23:16:25 PDT
Floor vacuum cleaner robot - controlled by Arduino with motor shield, with printed motor-wheels http://www.instructables.com/id/Floor-vacuum-cleaner-robot-controlled-by-Arduino-w-1/
Floor vacuum cleaner robot - controlled by Arduino with motor shield, with printed motor-wheels - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/EYHA/HQCWGMBG/FPZEYHAHQCWGMBG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/EYHA/HQCWGMBG/FPZEYHAHQCWGMBG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/EYHA/HQCWGMBG/FPZEYHAHQCWGMBG.SMALL.jpg revrekad Floor vacuum cleaner robot. Version #17. Attempt to make it more simple. The robot is moved by small DC motors built-in motor-wheels printed on 3D printer: http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:225576 Components: Arduino with motor-motor-shield; Turbine for computer cooler, 5 Volts; Two DC motor-wheels;...
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Mon, 13 Jan 2014 23:19:55 PST
Robot "Cheaper" http://www.instructables.com/id/Robot-Cheaper/
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 05:04:17 PDT
Robot Arm Arduino App http://www.instructables.com/id/Robot-Arm-Arduino-App/
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 22:12:40 PST
Gesture controlled robot using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Gesture-controlled-robot-using-Arduino/
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Thu, 4 Jun 2015 06:50:53 PDT
Making Radar Using Arduino, Ultrasonic sensor, and MATLAB http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Radar-Using-Arduino-Ultrasonic-sensor-and-M/
Making Radar Using Arduino, Ultrasonic sensor, and MATLAB - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRQ/2CW7/IEB804W9/FRQ2CW7IEB804W9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRQ/2CW7/IEB804W9/FRQ2CW7IEB804W9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRQ/2CW7/IEB804W9/FRQ2CW7IEB804W9.SMALL.jpg ahmedelsayed93 In this project we are going to make a simple radar to detect obstacles.Range depends on the range of the Ultrasonic sensor we used (in this project : 3 meter) . Components Components :1 - Arduino Uno 2 - Ultrasonic Distance Sensor ( link : https://www.parallax.com/product/28015).3- Servo Motor. ...
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Tue, 8 Sep 2015 13:26:56 PDT
UPPER LIMB EXOSKELETON (IRON MAN EXO-ARM) http://www.instructables.com/id/IRON-MAN-EXOSKELETON/
UPPER LIMB EXOSKELETON (IRON MAN EXO-ARM) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/Q7NP/I1OU4KC7/FNQQ7NPI1OU4KC7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/Q7NP/I1OU4KC7/FNQQ7NPI1OU4KC7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/Q7NP/I1OU4KC7/FNQQ7NPI1OU4KC7.SMALL.jpg bluebean EDITED~***************************By Josh Berman and Ellen de Mello Koch as part of an Electrical Engineering final year project. Exoskeleton: An exoskeleton is the external skeletal structure that supports or protects the body, in contrast to the internal skeleton (endoskeleton) of a human. T...
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Wed, 26 Feb 2014 09:56:44 PST
Machine learning with Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Machine-learning-with-Raspberry-Pi/
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Fri, 20 Jun 2014 12:54:39 PDT
Line following robot with PID algorithm http://www.instructables.com/id/Line-following-robot-with-PID-algorithm/
Line following robot with PID algorithm - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK1/3G69/HOUFZPAB/FK13G69HOUFZPAB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK1/3G69/HOUFZPAB/FK13G69HOUFZPAB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK1/3G69/HOUFZPAB/FK13G69HOUFZPAB.SMALL.jpg mihaipop11 Line following robot designed with Solidworks and implemented with arduino, ardumoto for control of the wheels, and a sensor bar with 8 infrared sensors. For any questions regarding this line following please leave a comment or message me.
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Thu, 5 Dec 2013 14:45:50 PST
Programmed Robot Arm http://www.instructables.com/id/Programmed-Robot-Arm/
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Mon, 29 Feb 2016 11:39:59 PST
Robot driven by PS3 controller through Arduino and Wifi shield http://www.instructables.com/id/Robot-driven-by-PS3-controller-through-Arduino-and/
Robot driven by PS3 controller through Arduino and Wifi shield - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/7TDS/HJGDZM8M/FIM7TDSHJGDZM8M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/7TDS/HJGDZM8M/FIM7TDSHJGDZM8M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/7TDS/HJGDZM8M/FIM7TDSHJGDZM8M.SMALL.jpg gtri2013 This is a robot that uses the two left and right joysticks on the PS3 controller to drive "tank-style." The chassis, wheels, and motors are purchased in a kit. An Arduino Uno is mounted on the chassis and a Wifi shield is stacked on top of it. Two separate motor controllers are used to control the m...
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Thu, 12 Sep 2013 06:34:56 PDT
The Simplest, House Hold Objects, Robot! http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Simplest-House-Hold-Objects-Robot/
The Simplest, House Hold Objects, Robot! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG7/6MG5/H0FLBINJ/FG76MG5H0FLBINJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG7/6MG5/H0FLBINJ/FG76MG5H0FLBINJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG7/6MG5/H0FLBINJ/FG76MG5H0FLBINJ.SMALL.jpg tommythehill Hi there! I am 13 so I will be entering the Robot Contest for the 13-18 age group! This robot is the simplest thing I have ever made. It is intended for anyone who has very little experience with electronics. You'll learn how to use switches and motors! You won't need a whole bunch of parts from ele...
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Wed, 4 Apr 2012 16:45:28 PDT
Drive a Stepper Motor with an AVR Microprocessor http://www.instructables.com/id/Drive-a-Stepper-Motor-with-an-AVR-Microprocessor/
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Tue, 28 Nov 2006 00:43:29 PST
Remote Control Robot Arm http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Control-Robot-Arm/
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Wed, 6 Jun 2012 18:43:31 PDT
Arduino Quadruped Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Synopsis/
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Mon, 22 Jul 2013 07:29:18 PDT
Internet Arduino Controlled T-Slot XY Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Internet-Arduino-Controlled-T-Slot-XY-Table/
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Sun, 20 Mar 2011 22:25:17 PDT
Edge 3D 3.0 - A $200 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Edge-3D-30-a-200-3D-Printer/
Edge 3D 3.0 - A $200 3D Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEG/A7O5/IK7C7EYM/FEGA7O5IK7C7EYM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEG/A7O5/IK7C7EYM/FEGA7O5IK7C7EYM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEG/A7O5/IK7C7EYM/FEGA7O5IK7C7EYM.SMALL.jpg appleman123987 Let me just start by saying that this isn't like most "budget" 3D printers. This has all features that a normal one should have; 2 Z axis motors, LCD, and a reliable extruder (Stepstruder MK7). As the title suggests, this project costs less than $200 (USD) to make, with no reused parts. This project...
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Mon, 8 Feb 2016 13:41:44 PST
Pocket Drunken Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Drunken-Robot/
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Sat, 18 Jul 2009 23:31:57 PDT
Building The Builder Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-the-Builder-Robot/
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Wed, 27 Jan 2016 07:35:21 PST
Hacking Drills- Cheap/Powerful Gearmotors for Robotic Applications http://www.instructables.com/id/Hacking-Drills-CheapPowerful-GearboxMotors-for-/
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Sun, 10 Jun 2012 09:29:37 PDT
How to make Makeblock XY Plotter v2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-Makeblock-XY-Plotter-v20/
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Thu, 19 Jun 2014 03:47:59 PDT
ShotBot - Arduino powered Pump Project http://www.instructables.com/id/ShotBot-Arduino-Powered-Pump-Project/
ShotBot - Arduino powered Pump Project - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYE/QV3Y/IJX7FUF1/FYEQV3YIJX7FUF1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYE/QV3Y/IJX7FUF1/FYEQV3YIJX7FUF1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYE/QV3Y/IJX7FUF1/FYEQV3YIJX7FUF1.SMALL.jpg robotgeek_official This Arduino Pump Tutorial is known as the ShotBot Project, demonstrating an easy way to build a simple shot pouring robot. We use two RobotGeek Pumping stations and some quick code to create a dual shot pouring robot. This project uses buttons to trigger the pouring as a basic example, but the butt...
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Thu, 28 Jan 2016 08:41:37 PST
Line Follower Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Line-Follower-Robot-2/
Line Follower Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXS/621T/GPBDHPZ3/FXS621TGPBDHPZ3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXS/621T/GPBDHPZ3/FXS621TGPBDHPZ3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXS/621T/GPBDHPZ3/FXS621TGPBDHPZ3.SMALL.jpg nbibest      This is my second Line Follower Robot and as its name suggest, it is a robot whose purpose is following a line. This robot can be used in contests where a robot must follow a route delimited by a black line on a white background in the shortest time possible.      This robot is really simple to...
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Mon, 4 Jul 2011 17:37:02 PDT
Ada Robotic Hand - Open Bionics http://www.instructables.com/id/Ada-Robotic-Hand-Open-Bionics/
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Tue, 26 Jan 2016 08:54:32 PST
$1 Motor Driver Circuit For Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/1-Motor-Driver-Circuit-for-Arduino/
$1 Motor Driver Circuit For Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/GUMS/IJX7CN1U/F1QGUMSIJX7CN1U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/GUMS/IJX7CN1U/F1QGUMSIJX7CN1U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/GUMS/IJX7CN1U/F1QGUMSIJX7CN1U.SMALL.jpg Imetomi The story of this motor shield is that I wanted to make a robot for my multifunctional brainwave controlled system and I decided to share this with you. It's a very simple circuit I used the L293D IC that is a dual bridge motor driver IC. I also added an output for a servo motor. Finally this circui...
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Wed, 27 Jan 2016 11:17:19 PST
How to build a simple robotic arm from Lego Mindstorms NXT? http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-simple-robotic-arm-from-Lego-Mindst/
How to build a simple robotic arm from Lego Mindstorms NXT? - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/3AT1/FIG8WM9L/FC23AT1FIG8WM9L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/3AT1/FIG8WM9L/FC23AT1FIG8WM9L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/3AT1/FIG8WM9L/FC23AT1FIG8WM9L.SMALL.jpg roksraka Today, I will tell you how I built my robotic arm from Lego Mindstorms NXT.In fact, I wanted to build a robotic tripod for my camera. I found out, that it's more difficult then it looks. After some experimenting I build this simple robotic arm.I you want to build it too, you need:- Lego Mindstorms N...
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Fri, 11 Jul 2008 00:10:05 PDT
Arduino-based line follower robot using Pololu QTR-8RC line sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-based-line-follower-using-Pololu-QTR-8RC-l/
Arduino-based line follower robot using Pololu QTR-8RC line sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCA/9O6K/GYGFD6VA/FCA9O6KGYGFD6VA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCA/9O6K/GYGFD6VA/FCA9O6KGYGFD6VA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCA/9O6K/GYGFD6VA/FCA9O6KGYGFD6VA.SMALL.jpg techbitar UPDATE FEB 2012: This guide is featured on Adafruit's blog http://www.adafruit.com/blog/2012/02/14/arduino-based-line-follower-robot/ This is Faz3a II, my first line-following robot, which I also hope to use for maze-solving. I used the Arduino Uno, Adafruit motor shield, Pololu's QTR-8RC line sens...
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Sun, 12 Feb 2012 05:54:33 PST
How to Make a Better Bristlebot! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Better-Bristlebot/
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Wed, 6 Apr 2011 14:59:45 PDT
Dial and Draw http://www.instructables.com/id/Dial-and-Draw/
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Fri, 22 Jan 2016 09:38:48 PST
Raspberry Pi Robot controlled over Bluetooth http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Robot-controlled-over-Bluetooth/
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Sun, 27 Oct 2013 03:21:06 PDT
How to control an arduino car via Bluetooth (for beginners) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-control-an-arduino-car-via-Bluetooth-for-be/
How to control an arduino car via Bluetooth (for beginners) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCA/EN6G/IA0WZ8X0/FCAEN6GIA0WZ8X0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCA/EN6G/IA0WZ8X0/FCAEN6GIA0WZ8X0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCA/EN6G/IA0WZ8X0/FCAEN6GIA0WZ8X0.SMALL.jpg caiomoraes All we know that Arduino is an excellent prototyping platform, principally because it uses a friendly programming language and there are a lot of extra incredible components that provide us great experiences. We can integrate the Arduino with differents shields or modules and build fantastic things....
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Sun, 24 May 2015 16:58:58 PDT
Arduino Bluetooth RC car w/ electronic braking system http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Bluetooth-RC-car-1/
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Sun, 6 Sep 2015 20:16:31 PDT
Arduino 4wd robot with ping sensor "J-Bot" http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-4wd-robot-with-ping-sensor-J-Bot/
Arduino 4wd robot with ping sensor "J-Bot" - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/B8A2/GQTN8MVG/FLHB8A2GQTN8MVG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/B8A2/GQTN8MVG/FLHB8A2GQTN8MVG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/B8A2/GQTN8MVG/FLHB8A2GQTN8MVG.SMALL.jpg JamecoElectronics Experience Level: Intermediate (requires soldering) Time Required: 3-5 hours depending on experience J-BOT Kit Jameco Someone mentioned that Jameco needed a robotic mascot. I have always been a tinkerer, especially with radio-controlled electronics and so I volunteered for the chance to design an...
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Tue, 9 Aug 2011 13:06:27 PDT
Sub Centimeter GPS With RTKLIB http://www.instructables.com/id/Sub-Centimeter-GPS-With-RTKLIB/
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 16:18:47 PST
Autonomous Fire Fighter Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Autonomous-Fire-Fighter-Robot/
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Thu, 1 May 2014 01:04:51 PDT
DIY Bluetooth Phone Controlled BB-8 Droid with Arduino UNO http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bluetooth-Phone-Controlled-BB-8-Droid-With-Ard/
DIY Bluetooth Phone Controlled BB-8 Droid with Arduino UNO - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/KE3H/IJLPPS74/F7WKE3HIJLPPS74.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/KE3H/IJLPPS74/F7WKE3HIJLPPS74.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/KE3H/IJLPPS74/F7WKE3HIJLPPS74.SMALL.jpg Imetomi I'm a huge Star Wars fan and when I saw the Star Wars: The Force Awakens I thought that I need a BB-8 droid. It was awesome how this little sphere moved in the movie. So I decided that I'll make this droid that is based on the Arduino UNO (or other microcontroller). In this instructable I'm going to...
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Thu, 14 Jan 2016 12:58:26 PST
Beginners guide to building Arduino robots with Bluetooth and Android http://www.instructables.com/id/Beginners-guide-to-building-Arduino-robots-with-Bl/
Beginners guide to building Arduino robots with Bluetooth and Android - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/62SI/H4AFSWS6/FHK62SIH4AFSWS6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/62SI/H4AFSWS6/FHK62SIH4AFSWS6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/62SI/H4AFSWS6/FHK62SIH4AFSWS6.SMALL.jpg ZRob314 In this tutorial we are going to go over building a Arduino robot that can be controlled via bluetooth with an Android phone/tablet. This is a beginners guide that is going to briefly go over the process of wiring and programming your robot.   Build list... The following is the list of components...
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Wed, 18 Jul 2012 13:17:49 PDT
Simplest EV3 Robot Claw/Gripper http://www.instructables.com/id/Simplest-EV3-Robot-ClawGripper/
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Thu, 16 Apr 2015 02:41:51 PDT
BASIC TUTORIAL ON ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE MARKUP LANGUAGE (AIML) VIA NOTEPAD http://www.instructables.com/id/BASIC-TUTORIAL-ON-ARTIFICIAL-INTELLIGENCE-MARKUP-L/
BASIC TUTORIAL ON ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE MARKUP LANGUAGE (AIML) VIA NOTEPAD - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/A801/FYIZ4ZI7/FDLA801FYIZ4ZI7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/A801/FYIZ4ZI7/FDLA801FYIZ4ZI7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/A801/FYIZ4ZI7/FDLA801FYIZ4ZI7.SMALL.jpg theseventhsage Artificial Intelligence Markup Language (AIML) is a programming language which is an Extensible Markup Language (XML) specification used by chatbot, verbot, pandorabot, superbot, and other talking robot. It was developed by Dr. Richard Wallace and followed by other likeminded programmers (AIML free...
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Fri, 21 Aug 2009 01:05:59 PDT
Dogduino:The Automatic Dog Feeder http://www.instructables.com/id/DogduinoThe-Automatic-Dog-Feeder/
Dogduino:The Automatic Dog Feeder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/Y2NA/GJQEDMRM/F15Y2NAGJQEDMRM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/Y2NA/GJQEDMRM/F15Y2NAGJQEDMRM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/Y2NA/GJQEDMRM/F15Y2NAGJQEDMRM.SMALL.jpg IgnorantZebra Tired of having to find the dog food to feed the dog? Tired of having to get up early so your dog doesn't attack you for his food? Are just plain lazy? If you answered yes to any of these questions, this instructable is for you. Powered by the intelligent Arduino, this gadget will automatically disp...
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Thu, 10 Feb 2011 14:30:39 PST