Instructables: exploring - technology - Robot http://www.instructables.com Sat, 4 Jul 2015 19:45:50 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to make a circuit board http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-circuit-board/
How to make a circuit board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/GCOC/IBNHLB5K/FZ1GCOCIBNHLB5K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/GCOC/IBNHLB5K/FZ1GCOCIBNHLB5K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/GCOC/IBNHLB5K/FZ1GCOCIBNHLB5K.SMALL.jpg JaceDuino This is a tutorial on how to make custom circuit boards that are cheap and easy to make no expensive equipment required for this project. Recourses First you need to acquire software for the design.Fritzing is a 100% free PCB design program for Mac and Windows: http://fritzing.org/download/You ...
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Sat, 4 Jul 2015 03:31:26 PDT
ROAMING ROBOT http://www.instructables.com/id/ROAMING-ROBOT/
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Fri, 3 Jul 2015 05:02:41 PDT
Arduino Wandering Robot (Improvised) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Wondering-Robot/
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Fri, 3 Jul 2015 03:52:56 PDT
Cheap Sensors: HC-SR04 http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Sensors-HC-SR04/
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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 02:34:24 PDT
Bluetooth Controlled Arduino Dual Motor RC Platform http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Controlled-Arduino-Dual-Motor-RC-Platfor/
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Wed, 1 Jul 2015 21:35:43 PDT
Kitables Rubisolver Rubik's Cube Solver http://www.instructables.com/id/Kitables-Rubisolver-Rubiks-Cube-Solver/
Kitables Rubisolver Rubik's Cube Solver - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/PAHC/IBOWYK3M/FQNPAHCIBOWYK3M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/PAHC/IBOWYK3M/FQNPAHCIBOWYK3M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/PAHC/IBOWYK3M/FQNPAHCIBOWYK3M.SMALL.jpg kitables These instructions will help you turn your pile of Kitables Rubisolver parts into a working Rubisolver. DON'T HAVE A KIT? GET IT HERE It's very important that you read through the instructions and follow steps in the right order. If you glue something together in the wrong order it may be very diffi...
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Wed, 1 Jul 2015 19:17:03 PDT
universal robot platform http://www.instructables.com/id/universal-robot-platform/
universal robot platform - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/GG9Z/IBJTKE7A/FGBGG9ZIBJTKE7A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/GG9Z/IBJTKE7A/FGBGG9ZIBJTKE7A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/GG9Z/IBJTKE7A/FGBGG9ZIBJTKE7A.SMALL.jpg buuron Ik ben een elektrotechniek student en moet regelmatig projecten maken waarbij een robotframe nodig is. Het doel van deze Instructable is een multifunctionele robot maken die bij meerdere projecten en voor de hobby inzetbaar is. Hierbij zijn de volgende eisen van belang.• Moet op een a4 passen. • Met...
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Wed, 1 Jul 2015 01:29:14 PDT
Make a Lego ROV part 2 - the controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Lego-ROV-part-2-the-controller/
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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 15:18:12 PDT
Make a Lego ROV part 1 - the ROV http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Lego-ROV-part-1-the-ROV/
Make a Lego ROV part 1 - the ROV - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFU/US9H/IBJTHSN0/FFUUS9HIBJTHSN0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFU/US9H/IBJTHSN0/FFUUS9HIBJTHSN0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFU/US9H/IBJTHSN0/FFUUS9HIBJTHSN0.SMALL.jpg darkwaterhq This is a fantastic project that combines basic electronics and Lego to build a functional underwater ROV.We have used this project in a few workshops with children ( and adults ) with great success.This Instructable will guide you through building the basic ROV, whilst this will work very well in t...
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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 15:07:57 PDT
Arduino robot in 5 Mins http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-robot-in-5-Mins/
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 15:10:15 PDT
Theo Jansen inspired walking robot Insect http://www.instructables.com/id/Theo-Jansen-inspired-walking-robot-Insect/
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 06:24:58 PDT
XMEGA-A3BU-XPLAINED http://www.instructables.com/id/XMEGA-A3BU-XPLAINED/
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Fri, 26 Jun 2015 08:20:14 PDT
Obstacle Avoiding Robot with IR Sensors without Microcontroller http://www.instructables.com/id/Obstacle-Avoiding-Robot-with-IR-Sensors-without-Mi/
Obstacle Avoiding Robot with IR Sensors without Microcontroller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/HC6R/IB8J33HW/FYIHC6RIB8J33HW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/HC6R/IB8J33HW/FYIHC6RIB8J33HW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/HC6R/IB8J33HW/FYIHC6RIB8J33HW.SMALL.jpg Shahrukh49 Well this project is an older project, I made it in 2014 in the month of July or August, thought of sharing it with you guys. Its a simple obstacle avoiding robot that uses IR sensors and works without microcontroller. The IR Sensors uses opamp IC i.e. LM358N. You have to make two IR sensors and the...
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Tue, 23 Jun 2015 23:23:42 PDT
Distance Keeping robot with the Smart Servo Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Distance-Keeping-robot-with-the-Smart-Servo-Contro/
Distance Keeping robot with the Smart Servo Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT1/0TUZ/IB8J2EYL/FT10TUZIB8J2EYL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT1/0TUZ/IB8J2EYL/FT10TUZIB8J2EYL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT1/0TUZ/IB8J2EYL/FT10TUZIB8J2EYL.SMALL.jpg markistuff This demo I'm going to show you how to use the Smart Servo Controller to make a robot keep its distance.It uses two continuous rotation servo motors and a distance sensor. The Smart Servo Controller is used to create a PID-Controller. When the robot is too close it backs off and when it is too far a...
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Tue, 23 Jun 2015 22:12:56 PDT
Robotic Legs http://www.instructables.com/id/Robotic-Legs/
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Tue, 23 Jun 2015 03:11:34 PDT
Cog-Burn Leg Joint (Durable Servo) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cog-Burn-Leg-Joint-Durable-Servo/
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 15:42:35 PDT
Laser Cut SphereBot http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-SphereBot/
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Sun, 21 Jun 2015 20:09:59 PDT
JALC Boat, Aquatic Robot Platform http://www.instructables.com/id/JALC-Boat-Aquatic-Robot-Platform/
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Sun, 21 Jun 2015 03:50:39 PDT
3D printed instructables bot http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printed-instructables-bot/
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Sat, 20 Jun 2015 15:03:02 PDT
Deskbot! http://www.instructables.com/id/Deskbot/
Deskbot! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/PWES/IB49R06I/FH4PWESIB49R06I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/PWES/IB49R06I/FH4PWESIB49R06I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/PWES/IB49R06I/FH4PWESIB49R06I.SMALL.jpg dstech Hey guys! My goal for this instructable is to document my first ever robot build! I hope that it will be easy, clear and well written enough for even a complete beginner and electronics novice to follow. The robot itself is simple and follows a general design of many arduino robots and first robots,...
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Sat, 20 Jun 2015 13:59:00 PDT
Basketball Robot with Intel Edison http://www.instructables.com/id/Basketball-Robot-with-Intel-Edison/
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Fri, 19 Jun 2015 08:18:07 PDT
Ares, the Chariot of Fire http://www.instructables.com/id/Ares-the-Chariot-of-Fire/
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Fri, 19 Jun 2015 05:50:45 PDT
It's Alive! A little "robot" that follows you with it's evil stare http://www.instructables.com/id/Its-Alive-A-little-robot-that-follows-you-with-its/
It's Alive! A little "robot" that follows you with it's evil stare - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTO/5E2J/IB22CO6A/FTO5E2JIB22CO6A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTO/5E2J/IB22CO6A/FTO5E2JIB22CO6A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTO/5E2J/IB22CO6A/FTO5E2JIB22CO6A.SMALL.jpg Sheerforce In this tutorial, you'll learn how to create this little "robot" that follows your hand (or whatever is closest to it).Don't forget to follow me for more, and favorite this if you like it! Materials For this project, you will need the following materials: 1 HC-SR04 Ultrasonic Distance Sensor - $0...
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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 14:19:46 PDT
PANDA- THE ULTIMATE CLEANING ROBOT http://www.instructables.com/id/PANDA-THE-ULTIMATE-CLEANING-ROBOT/
PANDA- THE ULTIMATE CLEANING ROBOT - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1K/Y7MX/IB2215FG/F1KY7MXIB2215FG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1K/Y7MX/IB2215FG/F1KY7MXIB2215FG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1K/Y7MX/IB2215FG/F1KY7MXIB2215FG.SMALL.jpg jake_lee_1105 Hi, this project is dedicated to my son for whom will be born in the coming month, so I named it after my son's nickname "Panda". This is an improved version of cleaning robot with robust features of cleaning such as air suction, sweeper and roller brush. It randomly picks it direction to move, obst...
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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 09:12:53 PDT
Make A Walking Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-A-Walking-Robot/
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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 21:23:44 PDT
Building an insectbot :D http://www.instructables.com/id/Introduction-Building-an-insectbot-D/
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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 13:28:14 PDT
Make Buzzing Bottle Cap Bots for World Domination http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Buzzing-Bottle-Cap-Bots-for-World-Domination/
Make Buzzing Bottle Cap Bots for World Domination - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/Z01S/IAZZG92B/FF0Z01SIAZZG92B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/Z01S/IAZZG92B/FF0Z01SIAZZG92B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/Z01S/IAZZG92B/FF0Z01SIAZZG92B.SMALL.jpg AlexFW In this project we'll be making "stupid" swarm bots that can be assembled in less than 10 minutes and cost less than $5 per bot. They are also extremely easy to make as there is no coding involved, no microcontroller, and no advanced circuitry. Vibrating motors cause these robots to move around, an...
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Tue, 16 Jun 2015 18:35:38 PDT
Telepresence Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Telepresence-Robot/
Telepresence Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/HB7B/IB221KLM/F8KHB7BIB221KLM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/HB7B/IB221KLM/F8KHB7BIB221KLM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/HB7B/IB221KLM/F8KHB7BIB221KLM.SMALL.jpg AldoP1 Questo E Un Robot di Telepresenza o Videosorveglianza progettato con SoldWorks E Realizzato Con Una Stampante 3D SDM3D1Il Progetto Comprende La Parte Meccanica E Elettronica Il Software e In Elaborazione e in continuo sviluppo Alcune parti del robot sono state prese da altri robot gia esistenti all...
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Tue, 16 Jun 2015 13:45:17 PDT
[arduino motor shield] line following robot (FC-51) http://www.instructables.com/id/arduino-motor-shield-line-following-robot-FC-51/
[arduino motor shield] line following robot (FC-51) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/OREG/IAWD0T1Z/FBKOREGIAWD0T1Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/OREG/IAWD0T1Z/FBKOREGIAWD0T1Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/OREG/IAWD0T1Z/FBKOREGIAWD0T1Z.SMALL.jpg Ofibro I have noticed a lot of people make line following robots but not much using the arduino motor shield. And Since arduino didn't name it a pop-out name it got messed up between the shield and the arduino itself.So I said instead of making other people go through the process that I did I'll make a tu...
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Mon, 15 Jun 2015 03:41:20 PDT
Improving Our Vex Bot's Power Rating http://www.instructables.com/id/Improving-Our-Vex-Bots-Power-Rating/
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Fri, 12 Jun 2015 15:55:41 PDT
Obstacle-Detecting and Line-Following Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Obstacle-Detecting-and-Line-Following-Robot/
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By: Will_W_76

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Fri, 12 Jun 2015 12:44:12 PDT
Robot wagon http://www.instructables.com/id/Robot-wagon/
Robot wagon - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0O/7129/IAS23QK0/F0O7129IAS23QK0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0O/7129/IAS23QK0/F0O7129IAS23QK0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0O/7129/IAS23QK0/F0O7129IAS23QK0.SMALL.jpg dlarocco It's a wagon that is a Remote control car on tracks. Things you need List of things needed is not a long list this is a very simple build. I built this wagon 2 times before which is why I call it Beach Bot 2.0. the first time I made it I used wheels and bike chains and gears. now this made it fas...
By: dlarocco

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Thu, 11 Jun 2015 21:52:37 PDT
Heavy Duty http://www.instructables.com/id/Heavy-Duty-2/
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Thu, 11 Jun 2015 19:30:00 PDT
HummingBird JigglyPuff http://www.instructables.com/id/HummingBird-JigglyPuff/
HummingBird JigglyPuff - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/8X7R/IAS22P00/F798X7RIAS22P00.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/8X7R/IAS22P00/F798X7RIAS22P00.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/8X7R/IAS22P00/F798X7RIAS22P00.SMALL.jpg JigglyPuff2722 Hello and welcome to the Jiggly Wiggly! In this tutorial you will learn how to create only the best JigglyPuff in all of the lands. Have Fun! Insert The Wires into the HummingBird First, put your light sensor wires into the blue blocks with the black in front of the negative sign (-), the yellow ...
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Thu, 11 Jun 2015 13:47:42 PDT
AYA Final http://www.instructables.com/id/AYA-Final/
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Thu, 11 Jun 2015 13:00:48 PDT
How to Make a Robot Pull Weights! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Robot-Pull-Weights/
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Thu, 11 Jun 2015 12:18:56 PDT
How to build a powerful robot! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-powerful-robot/
How to build a powerful robot! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9H/HBLK/IAS1TMAD/F9HHBLKIAS1TMAD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9H/HBLK/IAS1TMAD/F9HHBLKIAS1TMAD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9H/HBLK/IAS1TMAD/F9HHBLKIAS1TMAD.SMALL.jpg JacksonMoser_Robotics Hello! Are you ready to build a strong, fast, and durable robot? It is much simpler than you think, it is just a combination of building a gear train and screwing in wheels, bars, and other parts! Gather parts : basic parts (4) Chassis rails(1) 5-hole angle bar(8) 8-32 x1/4" ( 6.4 mm )screw(...
By: JacksonMoser_Robotics

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Thu, 11 Jun 2015 08:26:45 PDT
How to Build a Weight Pulling Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Weight-Pulling-Robot/
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By: The Boomin Builder

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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 14:03:23 PDT
4 Jumbo Wheel Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/4-Jumbo-Wheel-Robot/
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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 12:49:50 PDT
How To Build A Robot That Pulls 5 Pounds http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Build-A-Robot-That-Pulls-5-Pounds/
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By: ak13899

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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 12:35:52 PDT
The Tractor http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Tractor/
The Tractor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/ORH4/IAQMJADK/FA5ORH4IAQMJADK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/ORH4/IAQMJADK/FA5ORH4IAQMJADK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/ORH4/IAQMJADK/FA5ORH4IAQMJADK.SMALL.jpg ACH Robotics We are going to build a tractor out of the VEX robot so that it will be able to pull the most weight in the least amount of time. Materials for the Tractor The materials needed to modify the VEX robot to make the tractor are:- (4) 60 Tooth Gears - (2) 36 Tooth Gears - (2) Motors - (4) 100 mm Wh...
By: ACH Robotics

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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 12:22:42 PDT
Cog-Burn Swerve Steer Feet http://www.instructables.com/id/Cog-Burn-Swerve-Steer-Feet/
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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 11:12:16 PDT
T,G,B,F robot. How to build our awesome robot http://www.instructables.com/id/TGBF-robot-How-to-build-our-awesome-robot/
T,G,B,F robot. How to build our awesome robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/5RC5/IAQMFBBQ/FQW5RC5IAQMFBBQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/5RC5/IAQMFBBQ/FQW5RC5IAQMFBBQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/5RC5/IAQMFBBQ/FQW5RC5IAQMFBBQ.SMALL.jpg heyitsgigi The purpose of building this robot is to see how much weight our robot can pull within the least amount of time with our own design. We as a team decided to use (4)100 MM wheels because we believed that using larger wheels are better for support and creates an increase amount of speed. As well we de...
By: heyitsgigi

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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 10:37:04 PDT
Vex Robotics Tractor Pull Champion http://www.instructables.com/id/Vex-Robotics-Tractor-Pull-Champion/
Vex Robotics Tractor Pull Champion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/6P9J/IAQMDWFS/FO36P9JIAQMDWFS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/6P9J/IAQMDWFS/FO36P9JIAQMDWFS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/6P9J/IAQMDWFS/FO36P9JIAQMDWFS.SMALL.jpg SH13820 The Tractor Pull project for Vex Robotics challenges the student to find ways to increase the robot's work without increasing force. Students are free to change their robot in any way except having over 2 motors in total. All iterations must be recorded in the notebook.We came up with a good-design ...
By: SH13820

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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 10:19:19 PDT
How to build your own DARPA Robotics Challenge Finals Robot. Really! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-your-own-DARPA-Robotics-Challenge-Fin/
How to build your own DARPA Robotics Challenge Finals Robot. Really! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/0RMB/IAPARPCJ/FO50RMBIAPARPCJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/0RMB/IAPARPCJ/FO50RMBIAPARPCJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/0RMB/IAPARPCJ/FO50RMBIAPARPCJ.SMALL.jpg karlcastleton or How not to win 2,000,000 and have fun doing it.IntroductionThis is the first in a series of instructables that is intended to be complete documentation of how we built our 2013/2015 DARPA Robotics Challenge Robot (named Buddy in the 2013 DARPA DRC Trials, and Cog-Burn in 2015 DARPA DRC Finals). ...
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Tue, 9 Jun 2015 21:20:28 PDT
dayquon and da'rron robot http://www.instructables.com/id/dayquon-and-darron-robot/
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Tue, 9 Jun 2015 12:01:10 PDT
Monster Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Monster-Robot/
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Tue, 9 Jun 2015 09:12:45 PDT
Autonomous Line follower robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Autonomous-Line-follower-robot/
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Tue, 9 Jun 2015 04:59:08 PDT
TinyBots- CuppyBot http://www.instructables.com/id/TinyBots-CuppyBot/
TinyBots- CuppyBot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/LTRI/IANSAX71/FG9LTRIIANSAX71.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/LTRI/IANSAX71/FG9LTRIIANSAX71.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/LTRI/IANSAX71/FG9LTRIIANSAX71.SMALL.jpg TinyBotics It's finally time! The second TinyBot has arrived. CuppyBot is just as simple and fun to make as BrushyBot. You may notice that there are many similarities between the two. However, I think CuppyBot is much better to modify and build off of. You can add legs, add more motors, and change the size of ...
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 18:24:34 PDT
DIY Autonomous Line Tracking with Obstacle Avoiding Robot (Rover) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Autonomous-Line-Tracking-with-Obstacle-Avoidin/
DIY Autonomous Line Tracking with Obstacle Avoiding Robot (Rover) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOW/JVI4/IAMCUNGH/FOWJVI4IAMCUNGH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOW/JVI4/IAMCUNGH/FOWJVI4IAMCUNGH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOW/JVI4/IAMCUNGH/FOWJVI4IAMCUNGH.SMALL.jpg m.tech.s3 WARNING : MAKE YOUR COMPUTER BRIGHTNESS LOW , BECAUSE THIS PROJECT EMITS A HIGH LEVEL OF AWESOMENESS THAT CAN HARM YOUR EYES :D 3:)This project participated in RoboCup 2015 Egypt Local Competition and won "Best Design Award" with my team Abdelrahman Alaa , Ahmad Hisham , Hany Hamed with 2nd place to...
By: m.tech.s3

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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 16:50:27 PDT