Instructables: exploring - technology - Robot http://www.instructables.com Sun, 3 May 2015 14:57:17 PDT BLOX v1.01 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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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Fri, 24 Apr 2015 08:12:18 PDT
PC Controlled Bluetooth Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/PC-Controlled-Wireless-Bluetooth-Robot-With-a-GUI/
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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 10:16:20 PDT
How to 3d Print and Finish BIG STUFF...with a little printer. http://www.instructables.com/id/My-what-big-tentacles-you-have/
How to 3d Print and Finish BIG STUFF...with a little printer. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/GPRA/I8U15X4I/FEDGPRAI8U15X4I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/GPRA/I8U15X4I/FEDGPRAI8U15X4I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/GPRA/I8U15X4I/FEDGPRAI8U15X4I.SMALL.jpg bryanbrutherford Some of you may have seen a few of my previous instructables and know that i have a history with 3d printing.Recently i was in a local electronics store and saw an XYZ davinci 1.0 on sale for $399. This machine basically had the same specs as the first stratasys machine i ever used nearly 15 years a...
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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 10:13:27 PDT
How to Make a Mobile Phone and Computer Controlled 3D Printed Robot with Arduino - IoBot. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-DIY-Mobile-Desktop-App-Controlled-3D/
How to Make a Mobile Phone and Computer Controlled 3D Printed Robot with Arduino - IoBot. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/14EA/I8PR0DXY/FQL14EAI8PR0DXY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/14EA/I8PR0DXY/FQL14EAI8PR0DXY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/14EA/I8PR0DXY/FQL14EAI8PR0DXY.SMALL.jpg zygmuntw If you are looking for a way to control an Arduino based devices, this instruction will show you how to do it by building simple robot.The IoBot can be controlled by mobile and computer application via LAN or USB Cable. The application runs on Android, Mac OS and Windows, it is available for downloa...
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Tue, 21 Apr 2015 02:10:13 PDT
SweeperBot - Roomba-like Robot With Bluetooth (Windows Phone) http://www.instructables.com/id/SweeperBot-Roomba-like-Robot-With-Bluetooth-Window/
SweeperBot - Roomba-like Robot With Bluetooth (Windows Phone) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1H/07QA/I8PQX4EO/F1H07QAI8PQX4EO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1H/07QA/I8PQX4EO/F1H07QAI8PQX4EO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1H/07QA/I8PQX4EO/F1H07QAI8PQX4EO.SMALL.jpg benhur.goncalves INTRODUCTIONAlways wanted a Roomba, but is it too expensive for a piece of plastic? How about inventing your own? I, myself, find vacuum cleaner / sweeper robots too overpriced and overrated. There is nothing absurd in it that you can't make your own. Also, doing something from scratch, to be able t...
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 16:27:57 PDT
3-D printed poseable Turbo http://www.instructables.com/id/3-D-printed-poseable-Turbo/
3-D printed poseable Turbo - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/VD6R/I8OH30GD/FBCVD6RI8OH30GD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/VD6R/I8OH30GD/FBCVD6RI8OH30GD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/VD6R/I8OH30GD/FBCVD6RI8OH30GD.SMALL.jpg kaitlyn1franz At the Digilent MakerSpace, we have a happy little robot for a mascot. Previously he was just a 2D image, but I wanted to make him come to life so he could be in photos. I also decided that I would make him poseable. So, I designed a head and body that could be put together to create a real life ver...
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Sun, 19 Apr 2015 18:36:50 PDT
SPY ROVER Digilentcontest http://www.instructables.com/id/SPY-ROVER/
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Sun, 19 Apr 2015 04:37:56 PDT
Lets Make A $20 Droid http://www.instructables.com/id/Lets-Make-A-20-Droid/
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Sat, 18 Apr 2015 10:42:00 PDT
Keep close to me (digilent robot project) http://www.instructables.com/id/Keep-close-to-me-digilent-robot-project/
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Fri, 17 Apr 2015 09:32:23 PDT
FPGA-powered Autonomous Search and Rescue Vehicles http://www.instructables.com/id/FPGA-powered-Autonomous-Search-and-Rescue-Vehicles/
FPGA-powered Autonomous Search and Rescue Vehicles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/YIIN/I8LGKXH5/FIWYIINI8LGKXH5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/YIIN/I8LGKXH5/FIWYIINI8LGKXH5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/YIIN/I8LGKXH5/FIWYIINI8LGKXH5.SMALL.jpg pcmihnea This project represents an application for the 11-th (2015) edition of Digilent’s Design Contest, and consists of two mobile platforms. The theory behind its operation is that one of the platform performs the “search” function, whilst the other the “rescue”, as described in detail at step 2. Th...
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Fri, 17 Apr 2015 08:37:40 PDT
Batch Secret "Newspaper" http://www.instructables.com/id/Batch-Secret-Newspaper/
Batch Secret "Newspaper" - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/7O84/I8K16L1C/FWT7O84I8K16L1C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/7O84/I8K16L1C/FWT7O84I8K16L1C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/7O84/I8K16L1C/FWT7O84I8K16L1C.SMALL.jpg BatchBum Hello Instructables! I'm BatchBum and I make batch scripts. Today I will be making a computer newspaper that can only be opened with a password. I would like to give thanks to Braydon T for giving me a new command! Also I will be making my Instructable easier to understand. P.S. Any bolded words are...
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Thu, 16 Apr 2015 16:53:53 PDT
Easy First Robot That Spins http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-First-Robot-That-Spins/
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Thu, 16 Apr 2015 06:34:24 PDT
Make A Simple Bipedal Humanoid Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-A-Simple-Bidepal-Humanoid-Robot/
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Thu, 16 Apr 2015 03:41:35 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
Simple Line Follower http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Line-Follower/
Simple Line Follower - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/UMKT/I8FR5QE8/FVVUMKTI8FR5QE8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/UMKT/I8FR5QE8/FVVUMKTI8FR5QE8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/UMKT/I8FR5QE8/FVVUMKTI8FR5QE8.SMALL.jpg hagipradana WelcomeI will explain how to make a simple line follower Materials 1. Arduino Uno2. Motor dc 5v3. IC L293D4. Led5. Photodioda6. Resistor 560ohm and 22k7. Header Male Make a sensors Here i am using 2 sensors, if you want to add your sensors can edit yourself.The layout is already placed pins to...
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Thu, 16 Apr 2015 01:31:41 PDT
Robotic Piano Player http://www.instructables.com/id/Robotic-Piano-Player/
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Wed, 15 Apr 2015 00:02:57 PDT
Angry Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Angry-Robot/
Angry Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFS/TSIS/I8H69HOU/FFSTSISI8H69HOU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFS/TSIS/I8H69HOU/FFSTSISI8H69HOU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFS/TSIS/I8H69HOU/FFSTSISI8H69HOU.SMALL.jpg daniel187 This instuctable will show you how to build an angry robot. This robot is controlled using an xbox one controller, connected to a pc, transmitting using XBee transceivers allowing for a 3km range. Parts List 4xDC motors 1xArduino Uno 2xArduino Motor R3 Shields Materials to build chassis and eyeba...
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 17:32:23 PDT
Hack a Drill - Powerful Gearmotor! http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-a-Drill-Powerful-Gearmotor/
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 15:56:51 PDT
AquaFeeder: An Automated Fish Feeder http://www.instructables.com/id/AquaFeeder-An-Automated-Fish-Feeder/
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 08:22:12 PDT
mDrawBot - Draw An Egg Using mEggBot Robot From Makeblock! (Part I) http://www.instructables.com/id/Lets-Draw-An-Egg-Using-mEggBot-Robot-From-Makebloc/
mDrawBot - Draw An Egg Using mEggBot Robot From Makeblock! (Part I) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/I333/I8R6B87X/FCEI333I8R6B87X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/I333/I8R6B87X/FCEI333I8R6B87X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/I333/I8R6B87X/FCEI333I8R6B87X.SMALL.jpg spencer.dai.3 I like drawing a lot, on paper, on tablet, on PC, on egg.Years ago when i was in college, my teacher Miss.Hong told me that her daughter was upset because her egg-painting was destroyed by a naughty boy. Miss.Hong knew that i liked drawing, so she asked me whether i would like to help. Of course i s...
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 07:30:27 PDT
Simple Object avoider robot the using Actobotics Runt Rover Peewee chassis and a Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Object-avoider-robot-the-using-Actobotics-R/
Simple Object avoider robot the using Actobotics Runt Rover Peewee chassis and a Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Y/NMIK/I8CW5YR2/F5YNMIKI8CW5YR2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Y/NMIK/I8CW5YR2/F5YNMIKI8CW5YR2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Y/NMIK/I8CW5YR2/F5YNMIKI8CW5YR2.SMALL.jpg jscottb There are many ways to build a robot, from scratch a kit, a prebuilt system or combination of any of these methods. The path we will take here will be mostly from a kit and other items such as an Arduino controller, motor driver and sensors from eBay or other vendors. The chassis kit I use for thi...
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 21:27:57 PDT
TestrBot: The $300 Universal Test Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/TestrBot-The-300-Universal-Test-Machine/
TestrBot: The $300 Universal Test Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKB/7D2C/I8EBI735/FKB7D2CI8EBI735.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKB/7D2C/I8EBI735/FKB7D2CI8EBI735.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKB/7D2C/I8EBI735/FKB7D2CI8EBI735.SMALL.jpg MechEngineerMike *What is TestrBot? (See Video in Final Step) TestrBot is a $300 Universal Test Machine (UTM) and can be used to perform any type of static or dynamic testing in tension or compression up to 200 lbs. It was designed to allow me to run an array of physical tests on 3D printed specimens. 3D printing is...
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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 23:23:42 PDT
Edge 3D Printer V.2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Edge-3D-Printer-V20/
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Sat, 11 Apr 2015 22:18:17 PDT
Make your own 3D Printed Robot ARM http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-3D-Printed-Robot-ARM/
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Sat, 11 Apr 2015 14:04:05 PDT
Elasti-Bot: the posable wooden robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Elasti-Bot-the-posable-wooden-robot/
Elasti-Bot: the posable wooden robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQZ/JC80/I8BGGZFI/FQZJC80I8BGGZFI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQZ/JC80/I8BGGZFI/FQZJC80I8BGGZFI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQZ/JC80/I8BGGZFI/FQZJC80I8BGGZFI.SMALL.jpg The Oakland Toy Lab If you've been flossing nerdbots, they're about to get their motherboards rearranged by Elasti-Bot: the posable wooden robot who poses, dozes, and is in the know-ses. This gal/guy is a fully posable wood-bot based on a robot we love called CubeBot. Here at Oakland Toy Lab, we of course wanted to mak...
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Fri, 10 Apr 2015 14:02:39 PDT
TOY- Instructables robot in Tinkerplay http://www.instructables.com/id/TOY-Instructables-robot-in-Tinkerplay/
TOY- Instructables robot in Tinkerplay - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/3Y3P/I8AU9MIY/F3E3Y3PI8AU9MIY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/3Y3P/I8AU9MIY/F3E3Y3PI8AU9MIY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/3Y3P/I8AU9MIY/F3E3Y3PI8AU9MIY.SMALL.jpg Martin Balák Autodesk Tinkerplay is a free app that lets you design and customize your own creatures and characters on your mobile device and make them real using a 3D printer. We design Instructables robot. Tinkerplay Download Tinkerplay for free:App store- https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/tinkerplay/id9759....
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Fri, 10 Apr 2015 01:39:34 PDT
Binocular Robot Head a Stereoscope Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Binocular-Robot-Head-a-Stereoscope-Camera/
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Thu, 9 Apr 2015 19:13:58 PDT
DIY 3-D Printer Servo Robot (BarnabasBot) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-3-D-Printer-Servo-Robot-BarnabasBot/
DIY 3-D Printer Servo Robot (BarnabasBot) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0N/4OXU/I88LPDMP/F0N4OXUI88LPDMP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0N/4OXU/I88LPDMP/F0N4OXUI88LPDMP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0N/4OXU/I88LPDMP/F0N4OXUI88LPDMP.SMALL.jpg edwardbarnabas 3-D print your own little robot that can be driven by 3 standard 9 g hobby servos. This is a great tool to introduce kids to robotics. You can drive your robot using littleBits, Arduino, Raspberry PI, LEGO Mindstorms -- or anything that has a servo motor controller! All the 3-D files are provided...
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Thu, 9 Apr 2015 15:48:38 PDT
6WD robot with aluminum chassis http://www.instructables.com/id/6WD-robot-with-aluminum-chassis/
6WD robot with aluminum chassis - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/LH3Y/I88LO2RX/FASLH3YI88LO2RX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/LH3Y/I88LO2RX/FASLH3YI88LO2RX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/LH3Y/I88LO2RX/FASLH3YI88LO2RX.SMALL.jpg vmmv The aim of this instructable is to build a basic, little and mobil robot, simple but resistant, able to move easily through many surfaces with precision.After many experiences, I'm in a point where I think I have achieved great results and that's why I'm posting this instructable. The robot is a res...
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Thu, 9 Apr 2015 09:03:20 PDT
Robotic Newton's Cradle http://www.instructables.com/id/Robotic-Newtons-Cradle/
Robotic Newton's Cradle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/65Q3/I88LMIWL/F3F65Q3I88LMIWL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/65Q3/I88LMIWL/F3F65Q3I88LMIWL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/65Q3/I88LMIWL/F3F65Q3I88LMIWL.SMALL.jpg JimRD Here is my second attempt to automate the Newton's Cradle. This one doesn't require any modifications to the cradle itself. It uses 3 servos, an Arduino Uno , scrap wood, and some chop sticks plus a kitchen utensil hanger slider rod. Watch the video, ifun.t's Slider servo This picture shows the ...
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Wed, 8 Apr 2015 22:30:15 PDT
FOAM CUTTING MACHINE http://www.instructables.com/id/FOAM-CUTTING-MACHINE/
FOAM CUTTING MACHINE - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/RLRP/I88LJAJ7/F7BRLRPI88LJAJ7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/RLRP/I88LJAJ7/F7BRLRPI88LJAJ7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/RLRP/I88LJAJ7/F7BRLRPI88LJAJ7.SMALL.jpg TrầnB What do you use for cutting foam? Knife, scissor or ...BLADE ?How do you feel when using them ? With me, terrible ==!To save the tiny foams and to be comfortable, my team made an idea about FOAM CUTTING MACHINEI feel very cool about this and it make my house much more tidy by fresh cut ! Why don’t y...
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Wed, 8 Apr 2015 03:17:28 PDT
Under floor inspection robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Under-floor-inspection-robot/
Under floor inspection robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/6QRK/I87669EZ/FUH6QRKI87669EZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/6QRK/I87669EZ/FUH6QRKI87669EZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/6QRK/I87669EZ/FUH6QRKI87669EZ.SMALL.jpg rich.altmaier I wanted a method of inspecting the crawl space under a house. Very narrow and dark! So I started with a toy treaded tank with remote control and video camera! It has a nice treaded design to crawl over uneven surfaces. But I found it had only 1/2 inch ground clearance and it soon hung up on a s...
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Tue, 7 Apr 2015 20:16:22 PDT
Animatronic Pizza Monster http://www.instructables.com/id/Animatronic-Pizza-Monster/
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Tue, 7 Apr 2015 12:21:24 PDT