Instructables: exploring - technology - Robot http://www.instructables.com Thu, 28 May 2015 15:13:37 PDT BLOX v1.01 AUTONOMOUS PLASTIC TRASH DISPOSALDRONE -THE TRASH-BOT http://www.instructables.com/id/AUTONOMOUS-PLASTIC-TRASH-DISPOSALDRONE-THE-TRASH-B/
AUTONOMOUS PLASTIC TRASH DISPOSALDRONE -THE TRASH-BOT - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/I539/IA760VA3/FWJI539IA760VA3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/I539/IA760VA3/FWJI539IA760VA3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/I539/IA760VA3/FWJI539IA760VA3.SMALL.jpg sathishk12 To build anautomatic trash robot using Arduino-microcontroller and special robotic technologies which detects and collects the plastic stuffs automatically and process it. So this reduces the requirement of manual clearance of plastic waste, to clean up this debris etc. INTRODUCTION Plastics are ...
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Wed, 27 May 2015 21:46:29 PDT
Chappie- Self-Balancing Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Chappie-Self-Balancing-Robot/
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Wed, 27 May 2015 01:52:57 PDT
Gesture control car(robot) with Arduino and Android(bluetooth) http://www.instructables.com/id/Gesture-control-carrobot-with-Arduino-and-Androidb/
Gesture control car(robot) with Arduino and Android(bluetooth) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD6/TVBH/IA56ZGPZ/FD6TVBHIA56ZGPZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD6/TVBH/IA56ZGPZ/FD6TVBHIA56ZGPZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD6/TVBH/IA56ZGPZ/FD6TVBHIA56ZGPZ.SMALL.jpg vijay maraviya Hi folks,Here's an interesting project for all you creative minds out there. We are going to build an android phone controlled RC car.Nothing could be more fascinating than remote controlled cars. This one uses Bluetooth for communication and accelerometer of the mobile device for gesture control.Th...
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Tue, 26 May 2015 12:00:39 PDT
Beginners Guide to Maya: Robots http://www.instructables.com/id/Beginners-Guide-to-Maya-Robots/
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Mon, 25 May 2015 10:00:34 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
Chess robot friend http://www.instructables.com/id/Chess-robot-friend/
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Sun, 24 May 2015 09:34:15 PDT
Continuos rotation RC servo http://www.instructables.com/id/Continuos-rotation-RC-servo/
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Sun, 24 May 2015 06:29:46 PDT
Simple Robotic Gripper http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Robotic-Gripper/
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Sun, 24 May 2015 06:07:44 PDT
Kinect-Based Mimicry Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Kinect-Based-Mimicry-Robot/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 01:45:53 PDT
Arduino Bluetooth-Bot with Android and LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Bluetooth-Bot-with-android/
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Thu, 21 May 2015 22:09:36 PDT
Hector the Hexapod: Cheapest Hexapod w/ Arm(Arduino) http://www.instructables.com/id/Hector-the-Hexapod-Cheapest-Hexapod-w-ArmArduino/
Hector the Hexapod: Cheapest Hexapod w/ Arm(Arduino) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/DAQH/I9YR83EB/F39DAQHI9YR83EB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/DAQH/I9YR83EB/F39DAQHI9YR83EB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/DAQH/I9YR83EB/F39DAQHI9YR83EB.SMALL.jpg Gallifray_Todd Hector is an Arduino controlled Hexapod with a robotic arm. Hectors parts include the Sparkfun/Dagu hexapod chassis, Me/Arm Phenoptix Arm, Adafruit 16-Channel Servo Driver Shield, and an Arduino. It's movements are controlled with a TV remote and IR receiver diode. Materials & Components 1. Ardu...
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Thu, 21 May 2015 17:49:06 PDT
Raspberry Pi Spy Tank http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Spy-Tank/
Raspberry Pi Spy Tank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/ZAJ6/I9Y1I08J/FP6ZAJ6I9Y1I08J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/ZAJ6/I9Y1I08J/FP6ZAJ6I9Y1I08J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/ZAJ6/I9Y1I08J/FP6ZAJ6I9Y1I08J.SMALL.jpg mkarvonen I got a first prize from PI/E day contest. (yaayyy. Thanks for all the awesome voters!!!)I would like to reward the first 10 people to contact me. I have 10 pieces of 3 month PRO membership codes to giveaway. Write a comment to this project or send me a message and tell me why you should get a free ...
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Thu, 21 May 2015 07:03:54 PDT
Arduino Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Car/
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Tue, 19 May 2015 12:56:02 PDT
Speed wagon (drifting robot ) http://www.instructables.com/id/Speed-wagon-drifting-robot-/
Speed wagon (drifting robot ) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/GNH9/I9UDOZL7/FDSGNH9I9UDOZL7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/GNH9/I9UDOZL7/FDSGNH9I9UDOZL7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/GNH9/I9UDOZL7/FDSGNH9I9UDOZL7.SMALL.jpg mrcr Insert video of the final productThis robot is designed around the concept of drifting. It's a fun project if you're bored and want to make something similar to an RC car. This robot was built using VEX Robotics parts , although any pieces of aluminum or any material will work, and RobotC programmi...
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Tue, 19 May 2015 09:52:42 PDT
Design of Automata http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-of-Automata/
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Sun, 17 May 2015 10:16:21 PDT
Make a Wireless Robot with an Android Phone http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Wireless-Robot-with-an-Android-Phone/
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Sat, 16 May 2015 14:34:05 PDT
Control Your Robot Using Cellphone http://www.instructables.com/id/Mobile-Operated-Robot/
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Sat, 16 May 2015 09:38:26 PDT
Intel Edison/Seeed/Nexus 3WD OmniRover http://www.instructables.com/id/Intel-EdisonSeeedNexus-3WD-OmniRover/
Intel Edison/Seeed/Nexus 3WD OmniRover - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/EJZH/I9Q81AT7/FCPEJZHI9Q81AT7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/EJZH/I9Q81AT7/FCPEJZHI9Q81AT7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/EJZH/I9Q81AT7/FCPEJZHI9Q81AT7.SMALL.jpg MichaelM54 Lately I have been working on a simple, hackathon-friendly kit for mobile robotics based on the Intel Edison module. My goals are a robot capable of autonomous navigation and omnidirectional movement for less than $250, all included (the processor and battery as well as all the mechanics and electr...
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Sat, 16 May 2015 04:25:46 PDT
Electronic Dog (laser following robot) http://www.instructables.com/id/Electronic-Dog-laser-following-robot/
Electronic Dog (laser following robot) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/SJ74/I9Q9ICQ3/FZLSJ74I9Q9ICQ3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/SJ74/I9Q9ICQ3/FZLSJ74I9Q9ICQ3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/SJ74/I9Q9ICQ3/FZLSJ74I9Q9ICQ3.SMALL.jpg FerrelA This instructable provides information on how to construct a laser guided car. Like a dog or a cat, this little car will follow a laser around the room. With this more controlled companion, you can retrieve something on the other side of the room (as long as someone else is willing to place that som...
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Fri, 15 May 2015 22:31:15 PDT
Build a Simple Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Simple-Robot/
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Fri, 15 May 2015 11:22:42 PDT
Hexapod shoe with hot glue stick http://www.instructables.com/id/Hexapod-shoe-with-hot-glue-stick/
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Mon, 11 May 2015 02:33:40 PDT
Coding Randomness http://www.instructables.com/id/Coding-Randomness/
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Sun, 10 May 2015 19:11:20 PDT
Wing Flapper http://www.instructables.com/id/Wing-Flapper/
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Sun, 10 May 2015 18:18:18 PDT
Soft Robot out of Hot Glue Sticks http://www.instructables.com/id/Soft-Robot-out-of-Hot-Glue-Sticks/
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Sun, 10 May 2015 17:21:28 PDT
Tact: Low-cost, Advanced Prosthetic Hand http://www.instructables.com/id/Tact-Low-cost-Advanced-Prosthetic-Hand/
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Sun, 10 May 2015 11:34:06 PDT
Wireless robot communication through ethernet http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-robot-communication-through-ethernet/
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Fri, 8 May 2015 15:16:55 PDT
Crab Controller & Crab Simulator http://www.instructables.com/id/Crab-Controller-Crab-Simulator/
Crab Controller & Crab Simulator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/GB19/I9FGUK1K/F3EGB19I9FGUK1K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/GB19/I9FGUK1K/F3EGB19I9FGUK1K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/GB19/I9FGUK1K/F3EGB19I9FGUK1K.SMALL.jpg John Choi Crab Controller & Crab Simulator Interactive Art and Computational Design, Carnegie Mellon University, 2015A 3D-printed, posable crab input joystick for controlling tetrapod walkers, motion capture, and simulations. With 4 legs and 3 degrees of freedom per leg, the Crab Controller sends data through...
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Fri, 8 May 2015 14:57:01 PDT
Arduino Balancing Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Balancing-Robot/
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Fri, 8 May 2015 08:52:26 PDT
Smart robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-robot-1/
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Tue, 5 May 2015 09:10:47 PDT
Cleaning Robot (instructables updated)) http://www.instructables.com/id/Desktop-vacuum-cleaner-robot/
Cleaning Robot (instructables updated)) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/ECH6/I98BPATF/FEEECH6I98BPATF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/ECH6/I98BPATF/FEEECH6I98BPATF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/ECH6/I98BPATF/FEEECH6I98BPATF.SMALL.jpg jake_lee_1105 Not long a ago, I started to search Instructables to find how to build a obstacle avoiding robot, then I had this idea to build a mini version Irobot vacuum cleaner. Materials that you need for this project.1) 3D printer and a software thatt you can build 3D with 2) Step motors x 2, and step motors ...
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Sun, 3 May 2015 22:36:12 PDT
R3: Rolling Red Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/R3-Rolling-Red-Robot/
R3: Rolling Red Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKH/YB47/I96WCM2C/FKHYB47I96WCM2C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKH/YB47/I96WCM2C/FKHYB47I96WCM2C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKH/YB47/I96WCM2C/FKHYB47I96WCM2C.SMALL.jpg pvowell My first robot! I built this from the ground up, designing the platform, drive system, sensor array, and programming. I designed it with the idea it would be a flexible platform to experiment with and to be able to add accessories, like the blue LED headlights, which is what the small green breadb...
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Sun, 3 May 2015 17:05:24 PDT
Assembling The Seeed Rover Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Assembling-The-Seeed-Rover-Kit/
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Sat, 2 May 2015 20:48:52 PDT
Touchless Sensor Controlled Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Touchless-Sensor-Controlled-Robot/
Touchless Sensor Controlled Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/7QL3/I96W82PO/FZ17QL3I96W82PO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/7QL3/I96W82PO/FZ17QL3I96W82PO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/7QL3/I96W82PO/FZ17QL3I96W82PO.SMALL.jpg link2_thepast This project is a simple robot controlled from a PC by either a keyboard or a Leap Motion touchless sensor. The robot itself runs on a PICAXE 20M2 chip, a microcontroller which is programmed using a form of BASIC. I chose the PICAXE chip because it was inexpensive (about $5) and easy to pick up the ...
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Sat, 2 May 2015 18:10:45 PDT
RC Walking Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-Walking-Robot/
RC Walking Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/S2HK/I95GPVOR/F82S2HKI95GPVOR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/S2HK/I95GPVOR/F82S2HKI95GPVOR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/S2HK/I95GPVOR/F82S2HKI95GPVOR.SMALL.jpg zshexazard About A Very Simple Robot For Begginers Which Is Remote Controlled And Can Walk Like Human also needs a few components What You Will Need ? 1- A Four Wheel Drive Toy Car2- 2x Popsicle Sticks3- Straw4- 2x long & 2x short 3mm machine screw 5- 4 terminal blocks ( 4mm)6- 4 nuts ( 3mm )7- 4 lock...
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Fri, 1 May 2015 13:16:31 PDT
Cat Laser Entertainer Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Cat-Laser-Entertainer-Robot/
Cat Laser Entertainer Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/1118/I95GO8KP/FFQ1118I95GO8KP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/1118/I95GO8KP/FFQ1118I95GO8KP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/1118/I95GO8KP/FFQ1118I95GO8KP.SMALL.jpg mkarvonen Sometimes you are just too tired to play with your pets and give them the attention they need.When this kind of situation happens, you are mostly busy and tired. Good night sleep would do the trick BUT your pet decides that sleep is for weak and keep you awake the whole night just because they are t...
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Fri, 1 May 2015 05:17:48 PDT
Brobot: The Emotionally Responsive Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Emotionally-Responsive-Robot/
Brobot: The Emotionally Responsive Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4D/9MNV/I941EP9X/F4D9MNVI941EP9X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4D/9MNV/I941EP9X/F4D9MNVI941EP9X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4D/9MNV/I941EP9X/F4D9MNVI941EP9X.SMALL.jpg evanfrazierc This instructable was created in fulfillment of the project requirement of the Makecourse at the University of South Florida (www.makecourse.com)I was sitting in my apartment one day trying to think of a project for my brand new Arduino Uno micro controller. The Pixar movie Wall E was on TV, and I w...
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Thu, 30 Apr 2015 18:18:55 PDT
Vending Priest http://www.instructables.com/id/Vending-Priest/
Vending Priest - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/43KG/I941DAIM/FK243KGI941DAIM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/43KG/I941DAIM/FK243KGI941DAIM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/43KG/I941DAIM/FK243KGI941DAIM.SMALL.jpg JimRD Made this vending priest with Arduino Uno, ISD1820 sound recording module, fishing pole sections, and two servos.Used a limit switch inside plastic jar to take the money. Don't really expect anyone will want to make one but will include schematic to show how switch turns on servo routine and sound c...
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Thu, 30 Apr 2015 16:54:08 PDT
Simple Line follower robot using a Actobotics Runt Rover Sprout http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Line-follwer-using-a-Actobotics-Runt-Rover-/
Simple Line follower robot using a Actobotics Runt Rover Sprout - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/Y4MU/I9418QCH/FU3Y4MUI9418QCH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/Y4MU/I9418QCH/FU3Y4MUI9418QCH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/Y4MU/I9418QCH/FU3Y4MUI9418QCH.SMALL.jpg jscottb Next to obstacle avoiding robots, the most common beginner bot would be a line follower. I myself love line followers, and they are some of my favorite weekend builds. It's just so fun watching a little bot following little black line over and over, but that's just me :-). There are also many practi...
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Thu, 30 Apr 2015 05:44:22 PDT
NFC powered R2-D2 http://www.instructables.com/id/NFC-powered-R2-D2/
NFC powered R2-D2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQK/B84Z/I92LTJ52/FQKB84ZI92LTJ52.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQK/B84Z/I92LTJ52/FQKB84ZI92LTJ52.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQK/B84Z/I92LTJ52/FQKB84ZI92LTJ52.SMALL.jpg BlondeJamesDean An old Episode I R2-D2 figure modded with a red LED powered by NFC only! Part List Thin insulated wireNFC nail stickerSolderSoldering ironHand drillGlueRed 0603 LED The tricky bit Ok, so get your self any R2-D2 figure, I think Episode I R2 is probably the easiest to work with as he has a hollo...
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Wed, 29 Apr 2015 12:03:59 PDT
Bob the Arduino Line-Following Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Bob-the-Arduino-Line-Following-Robot/
Bob the Arduino Line-Following Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/WA2L/I92LSWB8/F3SWA2LI92LSWB8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/WA2L/I92LSWB8/F3SWA2LI92LSWB8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/WA2L/I92LSWB8/F3SWA2LI92LSWB8.SMALL.jpg krystock For this project, we will be building a simple line-following Arduino robot. This project will be geared toward beginners but those with a higher skill level in electronics and coding can try their hand at this project as well. You will be walked through this step by step and hopefully you will lear...
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Wed, 29 Apr 2015 08:55:41 PDT
Robot Mechanical Beetle. V1 http://www.instructables.com/id/Robot-Mechanical-Beetle-V1/
Robot Mechanical Beetle. V1 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFI/JRFE/I916FF7V/FFIJRFEI916FF7V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFI/JRFE/I916FF7V/FFIJRFEI916FF7V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFI/JRFE/I916FF7V/FFIJRFEI916FF7V.SMALL.jpg lonesoulsurfer This is a little robot that I made after coming across some micro worm motors. I have no idea what the motors are actually supposed to be used for, but they are ideal for small robots. The beetle can move about at some speed and can also avoid obstacles using his feelers. I've tested him over fla...
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Wed, 29 Apr 2015 02:32:21 PDT
Project Frankenstein http://www.instructables.com/id/Project-Frankenstein/
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Tue, 28 Apr 2015 19:00:19 PDT
Arduino Robot from Wheeeebot RC Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Robot-from-Wheeeebot-RC-Car/
Arduino Robot from Wheeeebot RC Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/92YE/I8ZQYG47/FJ792YEI8ZQYG47.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/92YE/I8ZQYG47/FJ792YEI8ZQYG47.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/92YE/I8ZQYG47/FJ792YEI8ZQYG47.SMALL.jpg rborsuk Want to get started with robots and Arduino's but don't know where to go? Here's a quick way to build a robot using an RC car, an Arduino UNO and a Motor Shield from SeeedStudio. The fun thing about this build is that the Wheeee-mote car only has one motor in it. The gearbox is designed so that w...
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Mon, 27 Apr 2015 14:16:49 PDT
Creating a Remote Color Tracking CM-530 Soccer Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-a-Remote-Color-Tracking-CM-530-Soccer-Rob/
Creating a Remote Color Tracking CM-530 Soccer Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/AMBL/I8YBNXSW/F20AMBLI8YBNXSW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/AMBL/I8YBNXSW/F20AMBLI8YBNXSW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/AMBL/I8YBNXSW/F20AMBLI8YBNXSW.SMALL.jpg SeanIftody This instructable will cover how to transform a basic CM-530 BIOLOID Robot (which is controlled by either a ZigBee or Bluetooth remote controller) into an remote color tracking soccer playing robot. This project can continue to be improved upon for more functionality by incorporating more sensors a...
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Mon, 27 Apr 2015 13:06:01 PDT
Inverted Pendulum Robot Using a Reaction Wheel http://www.instructables.com/id/Inverted-Pendulum-Robot-Using-a-Reaction-Wheel/
Inverted Pendulum Robot Using a Reaction Wheel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVR/FGNX/I8YBO2CF/FVRFGNXI8YBO2CF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVR/FGNX/I8YBO2CF/FVRFGNXI8YBO2CF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVR/FGNX/I8YBO2CF/FVRFGNXI8YBO2CF.SMALL.jpg jtdaazn This project's purpose is to build a robot capable of balancing itself on a corner of a square plate by using a reaction wheel attached to the middle of the board. The MPU6050 takes the current angle of the board with respect to the vertical axis and transfers this information to the Arduino Uno. Th...
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Mon, 27 Apr 2015 11:14:15 PDT
Make a 3D printable walking robot!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-3D-printable-walking-robot/
Make a 3D printable walking robot!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9W/2D07/I8VGRQR5/F9W2D07I8VGRQR5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9W/2D07/I8VGRQR5/F9W2D07I8VGRQR5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9W/2D07/I8VGRQR5/F9W2D07I8VGRQR5.SMALL.jpg stakahashi1 DOWNLOAD 3D files here!!http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:793791You will need: 3-speed crank axle gearbox Screw diver Scissors Appliers sponge tape Battery box and a battery Small conductor wire Screws 3D printed parts Hammer Clamp Hack saw (for cutting metals.) Drill bit (optional)DOW...
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Sat, 25 Apr 2015 18:02:00 PDT
Self Obstacle Avoiding Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Self-Obstacle-Avoiding-Robot/
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Sat, 25 Apr 2015 10:06:24 PDT
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
ANDROID CONTROLLED MINE DETECTION ROBOT http://www.instructables.com/id/ANDROID-CONTROLLED-MINE-DETECTION-ROBOT/
ANDROID CONTROLLED MINE DETECTION ROBOT - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/C0L2/I8UUUK7U/FPGC0L2I8UUUK7U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/C0L2/I8UUUK7U/FPGC0L2I8UUUK7U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/C0L2/I8UUUK7U/FPGC0L2I8UUUK7U.SMALL.jpg teamrobo We had successfully made a robot with an application of metal detection and surveillance which can be extended to many other applications. Basically to build this robot we had decided to use car as a chassis for the receiving circuit ,whose motion can be controlled by an andro...
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Fri, 24 Apr 2015 08:12:18 PDT
PC Controlled Bluetooth Robot (With a GUI !) http://www.instructables.com/id/PC-Controlled-Wireless-Bluetooth-Robot-With-a-GUI/
PC Controlled Bluetooth Robot (With a GUI !) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/JQR3/I8UO5SB6/FMIJQR3I8UO5SB6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/JQR3/I8UO5SB6/FMIJQR3I8UO5SB6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/JQR3/I8UO5SB6/FMIJQR3I8UO5SB6.SMALL.jpg RoyPeer In this Instructable I will show you how to build a robot that is controlled via Bluetooth using a keyboard, has a graphical user interface built with processing that displays the input from the keyboard and actually turns the whole bushiness into a great fun, and It's also economical to build. I've...
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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 10:16:20 PDT