Instructables: exploring - technology - Robot http://www.instructables.com Thu, 18 Dec 2014 22:33:17 PST BLOX v1.01 Pi - The news reader http://www.instructables.com/id/Pi-The-news-reader/
Pi - The news reader - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/73DY/I3THBMIY/F9P73DYI3THBMIY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/73DY/I3THBMIY/F9P73DYI3THBMIY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/73DY/I3THBMIY/F9P73DYI3THBMIY.SMALL.jpg alpesh.vitha This is a project based on Raspberry Pi. It is a 'bot' which goes to the internet to fetch news headlines and reads them for you. It also uses a voice recognition system to interact with you. See the project in action Complete Tutorial News Site - http://www.ndtv.com/article/list/top-stories...
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 12:18:31 PST
iPad typing steampunk robot - ROBOLED http://www.instructables.com/id/iPad-typing-steampunk-robot-ROBOLED/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 09:38:08 PST
Terra Spider: Autonomous Remediation Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Terra-Spider-Autonomous-Remediation-Robot/
Terra Spider: Autonomous Remediation Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXI/D8SE/I3H5MQCP/FXID8SEI3H5MQCP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXI/D8SE/I3H5MQCP/FXID8SEI3H5MQCP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXI/D8SE/I3H5MQCP/FXID8SEI3H5MQCP.SMALL.jpg m_vanness This project was designed and built by students in the Architecture program at the California College of the Arts; Manali Chitre (MAAD), Anh Vu (BArch), and Mallory Van Ness (MArch). The studio course was called Creative Architecture Machines (Fall 2014) and was taught by Jason Kelly Johnson and Mic...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 14:46:28 PST
Soft Robots: 3D Printing Artificial Muscles http://www.instructables.com/id/Soft-Robots-3D-Printing-Artificial-Muscles/
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 16:21:06 PST
Animatronic Wolf head http://www.instructables.com/id/Animatronic-Wolf-head/
Animatronic Wolf head - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD6/FFTT/I3KC2QV5/FD6FFTTI3KC2QV5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD6/FFTT/I3KC2QV5/FD6FFTTI3KC2QV5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD6/FFTT/I3KC2QV5/FD6FFTTI3KC2QV5.SMALL.jpg aunumwolf42 Hey everyone!This is a tutorial on how to make your very own motion following undead wolf. The Original idea was to make a following head along with a jaw that move depending on how close someone is. Just a note this is a rough draft for a project that I am continuously developing, so by the end I h...
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 09:56:02 PST
Naughty / Nice Meter - The Making Of - Part 2 of 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Naughty-Nice-Meter-The-Making-Of-Part-2-of-2/
Naughty / Nice Meter - The Making Of - Part 2 of 2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/325J/I3N2AHE4/FV1325JI3N2AHE4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/325J/I3N2AHE4/FV1325JI3N2AHE4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/325J/I3N2AHE4/FV1325JI3N2AHE4.SMALL.jpg cdsgraphic In part 1 (found here) of this two part Instructable we learned how to get the electronics working for the Naughty / Nice Meter... Now we're going to build the "housing" for everything to fit into.The Materials for this part of the project can be less than $5...And here is a video of the "completed"...
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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 13:56:24 PST
Tina Piracci's 'Making Hands' http://www.instructables.com/id/Tina-Piraccis-Making-Hands/
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 15:43:22 PST
Aurduino + Android + Bluetooth = Naughty / Nice Meter - Part 1 of 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Aurduino-Android-Bluetooth-Naughty-Nice-Meter-Part/
Aurduino + Android + Bluetooth = Naughty / Nice Meter - Part 1 of 2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/R3HS/I3H77PVL/F6VR3HSI3H77PVL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/R3HS/I3H77PVL/F6VR3HSI3H77PVL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/R3HS/I3H77PVL/F6VR3HSI3H77PVL.SMALL.jpg cdsgraphic This is Part 1 of a 2 part Instructable.Part 1 is about getting the electronics to work.Part 2 will be about putting it all together into what we'll call the "Naughty / Nice Meter" -or- "The best damn way to get my daughter to behave I've found in years, Meter ! ! !"Jump to part 2 here.This project ...
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 08:12:53 PST
Mechanical Light Sensing and Flex Sensors controlled Flower Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Mechanical-Light-Sensing-Flower/
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 08:04:45 PST
QuirkBot walker http://www.instructables.com/id/QuirkBot-walker/
QuirkBot walker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/8F9J/I3H4L264/F1Y8F9JI3H4L264.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/8F9J/I3H4L264/F1Y8F9JI3H4L264.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/8F9J/I3H4L264/F1Y8F9JI3H4L264.SMALL.jpg murilopolese This is a tutorial for building a single servo motor walker robot using straws, strawbees, one servo motor and a QuirkBot (but any other arduino might work even not so nicely ;P ) Material The basic material you'll need to build this is:- 14 straws with the same size (or close enough)- 30 single ...
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Tue, 9 Dec 2014 03:47:15 PST
Arduino cardboard robot is controlled from smartphone via bluetooth http://www.instructables.com/id/Сardboard-robot-is-controlled-from-a-smartphone/
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 09:55:10 PST
Gyroscope (flywheel) Propelled Wheel http://www.instructables.com/id/Gyroscope-flywheel-Propelled-Wheel/
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 08:12:09 PST
SUPER SIMPLE BEGINNERS ROBOT II (ARDUINO UNO VER.) http://www.instructables.com/id/SUPER-SIMPLE-BEGINNERS-ROBOT-II-ARDUINO-UNO-VER/
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Sat, 6 Dec 2014 11:06:45 PST
Tea-O-Tron 3000.2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Tea-O-Tron-30002/
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Tue, 2 Dec 2014 19:27:36 PST
Print a Robot Pincer, from Software Installation - ordering a print. http://www.instructables.com/id/Robot-Pincer-from-Software-installation-printing/
Print a Robot Pincer, from Software Installation - ordering a print. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/4HY1/I36LGL3H/F5F4HY1I36LGL3H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/4HY1/I36LGL3H/F5F4HY1I36LGL3H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/4HY1/I36LGL3H/F5F4HY1I36LGL3H.SMALL.jpg MoTinkerGNome So you want to get into making cool stuff with 3D printing but you don’t know how to start? Then hopefully this little tutorial will help you get going. If you just came for the STL files feel free, the link is below. Although I have used "TinkerCAD" in the past, I wanted something that had a bit ...
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Tue, 2 Dec 2014 10:08:27 PST
More Chassis for Cheap Robots 1: Battbot http://www.instructables.com/id/More-Chassis-for-Cheap-Robots-1-Battbot/
More Chassis for Cheap Robots 1: Battbot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/H50K/I327LKGA/FQ2H50KI327LKGA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/H50K/I327LKGA/FQ2H50KI327LKGA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/H50K/I327LKGA/FQ2H50KI327LKGA.SMALL.jpg JayWeeks I'm back! Most of you probably aren't going to associate my Instructables with any sort of timeframe, but I just had to say that it's great to be back writing them!Hi! I'm Jay! I write tutorials for folks trying to get started with robotics, but who get intimidated by the initial investment.Kits the...
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Sat, 29 Nov 2014 18:52:04 PST
DIY Solar+Wind House http://www.instructables.com/id/WindSolar-Powered-House/
DIY Solar+Wind House - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPA/FCUX/I36LFB5V/FPAFCUXI36LFB5V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPA/FCUX/I36LFB5V/FPAFCUXI36LFB5V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPA/FCUX/I36LFB5V/FPAFCUXI36LFB5V.SMALL.jpg Jonathanrjpereira Human Dependence on ElectricityElectricity is one of the most important need of the 21st Century. Most human beings are dependent on electricity for their daily needs such as Charging their Smart Phones, Powering their houses or even their cars, etc. Most of the electricity we use in our houses are...
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Fri, 28 Nov 2014 08:43:07 PST
Robotic hand with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Robotic-hand-with-Arduino/
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Fri, 28 Nov 2014 06:54:34 PST
Grab bot robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Grab-bot-robot/
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Fri, 28 Nov 2014 00:35:24 PST
meArm.Joystick DIY en http://www.instructables.com/id/meArmJoystick-DIY/
meArm.Joystick DIY en - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/1G24/I2XTS23Z/FJQ1G24I2XTS23Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/1G24/I2XTS23Z/FJQ1G24I2XTS23Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/1G24/I2XTS23Z/FJQ1G24I2XTS23Z.SMALL.jpg ted99tw Original: Pheonoptix's Pocket Sized Robot Arm.FB , HomePage Since meArm is great for educational use, I added joystick and 30 software lessons for S4A/C/Ardublock. All of them are open. Bluetooth app for Android is on the way. Once available, I will open it as well. Enjoy!meArm.Joystick will go crow...
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Wed, 26 Nov 2014 10:32:22 PST
DIY Robot Mold Making, Casting, and Arduino Remote Control http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Robot-Mold-Making-Casting-and-Arduino-Remote-C/
DIY Robot Mold Making, Casting, and Arduino Remote Control - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/LBZH/I2XA8PMD/FDALBZHI2XA8PMD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/LBZH/I2XA8PMD/FDALBZHI2XA8PMD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/LBZH/I2XA8PMD/FDALBZHI2XA8PMD.SMALL.jpg ComposiMold Learn how to build your own unique robot with ComposiMold.Parts List:ComposiStone (2lbs), Hot glue, Spray adhesive, PureCast605, Elmer’s Glue, Used ComposiMold, ProtoCast85R, Water, Toy Robot, Silicone, Cardboard Box’s, Paint, Colored tissue Paper, Cups, Wires, Delight Paper Clay, Plastic bags/ tras...
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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 09:38:30 PST
TinyBots- Snowplow Upgrade http://www.instructables.com/id/TinyBots-Snowplow-Upgrade/
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Mon, 24 Nov 2014 19:56:43 PST
4 DOF mechanical arm build instruction http://www.instructables.com/id/4-DOF-mechanical-arm-build-instruction/
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Sat, 22 Nov 2014 12:06:43 PST
3D Light Painting http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Light-Painting/
3D Light Painting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/PBC9/I2R9X2LI/FUDPBC9I2R9X2LI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/PBC9/I2R9X2LI/FUDPBC9I2R9X2LI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/PBC9/I2R9X2LI/FUDPBC9I2R9X2LI.SMALL.jpg Sebastian Morales This project was conceived the night of halloween. Looking out the window on the frozen streets of Chicago, looking at the lights on the street reflect on the pavement, looking so far beyond that the lights of the passing cars would float in the air long after the car was gone. Many of us are famil...
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Fri, 21 Nov 2014 08:13:53 PST
Sparebots selfmade electronic waste DIY Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Sparebots-selfmade-electronic-waste-DIY-Project/
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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 09:40:47 PST
Strengthen your robot with sugru http://www.instructables.com/id/Strengthen-your-robot-with-sugru/
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Wed, 19 Nov 2014 13:31:47 PST
How to make a walking robot with moving arms # 1 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-walking-robot-with-moving-arms-1/
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Tue, 18 Nov 2014 12:10:17 PST
Arduino thumbstick controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-thumbstick-controller/
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Mon, 17 Nov 2014 11:56:22 PST
Simple Self-balancing Robot w/ Galileo Gen 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Self-balancing-Robot-w-Galileo-Gen-2/
Simple Self-balancing Robot w/ Galileo Gen 2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/PN1J/I2KS7O10/FRDPN1JI2KS7O10.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/PN1J/I2KS7O10/FRDPN1JI2KS7O10.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/PN1J/I2KS7O10/FRDPN1JI2KS7O10.SMALL.jpg dustnnotes After volunteering at the local mini-Maker Faire, and getting a chance to play with the Intel Galileo Gen 2 Arduino board, I was motivated to find a maker project for myself. After a quick survey of the options and my interests, I ended up building a simple, self-balancing robot. The cost of mater...
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Sun, 16 Nov 2014 14:26:41 PST
Self-balancing Raleigh Chopper inspired scooter http://www.instructables.com/id/Raleigh-Chopper-inspired-self-balancing-scooter/
Self-balancing Raleigh Chopper inspired scooter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/FAB4/I2I42WXQ/FU8FAB4I2I42WXQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/FAB4/I2I42WXQ/FU8FAB4I2I42WXQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/FAB4/I2I42WXQ/FU8FAB4I2I42WXQ.SMALL.jpg XenonJohn As an avid maker of "things that Seg" this one is inspired by the 1970's Raleigh Chopper bicycle.I was recently involved in the Hackaday competition with the MediCycle. This was a big one wheeled electric motorbike styled machine. Impressive looking maybe but quite difficult to ride and if you fell ...
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Sun, 16 Nov 2014 09:00:40 PST
Arduino Obstacle Avoidance Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Obstacle-Avoidance-Robot/
Arduino Obstacle Avoidance Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/8FT9/I2TFZWRB/FGH8FT9I2TFZWRB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/8FT9/I2TFZWRB/FGH8FT9I2TFZWRB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/8FT9/I2TFZWRB/FGH8FT9I2TFZWRB.SMALL.jpg ArduWeno Hey guys,In this Instructable, I will be showing you guys how to make an obstacle avoidance robot, using the Arduino microcontroller. This is a cheap and easy project, and you do not need a lot of knowledge to do this. It will only take you about 2 hours (or less) to do this. Disclaimer!: This proje...
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Sun, 16 Nov 2014 08:14:39 PST
Pc controlled robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Pc-controlled-robot/
Pc controlled robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/OUNC/I2I44DAH/FTNOUNCI2I44DAH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/OUNC/I2I44DAH/FTNOUNCI2I44DAH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/OUNC/I2I44DAH/FTNOUNCI2I44DAH.SMALL.jpg firazpeerjade Hello guys today i gone a show you how to built your pc controlled robot..you can control the robot using any laptop or pc but i must have the bluetooth..... just follow the simple steps Material Requirements 1.Arduino uno 2.Bluetooth module3.Dc gare motors4.LM293..Motor driver ic5.Etc Connect...
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Sat, 15 Nov 2014 21:06:01 PST
Gongbot: Networked robotic gong http://www.instructables.com/id/Gongbot-Networked-robotic-gong/
Gongbot: Networked robotic gong - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Y/133S/I2I427P0/F3Y133SI2I427P0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Y/133S/I2I427P0/F3Y133SI2I427P0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Y/133S/I2I427P0/F3Y133SI2I427P0.SMALL.jpg narced133 At the Stripe office, there's a tradition of ringing a gong at meal times. Several months after I started, we outgrew our space and had to split up across multiple floors. Instead of giving up on the gong, I built a cluster of networked robotic gongs! Pressing the button on any Gongbot (or the gongb...
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Sat, 15 Nov 2014 10:24:20 PST
Spark-e - A Spark core + Touch OSC controlled Wall-e toy robot conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Spark-e-A-Spark-core-Touch-OSC-controlled-Wall-e-t/
Spark-e - A Spark core + Touch OSC controlled Wall-e toy robot conversion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA8/JT8F/I2I44EL7/FA8JT8FI2I44EL7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA8/JT8F/I2I44EL7/FA8JT8FI2I44EL7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA8/JT8F/I2I44EL7/FA8JT8FI2I44EL7.SMALL.jpg mattbrailsford When it comes to cute robots, the instructables robot being at the top of the list obviously, the second most famous has got to be Pixar's Wall-e. Who wouldn't want one of these little fellas scurrying around your home cleaning up your garbage for you? Well, whilst the real thing might not be availa...
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Sat, 15 Nov 2014 09:36:54 PST
DiddyBorg: The Mini 6 wheeled Raspberry Pi Robot! http://www.instructables.com/id/DiddyBorg-The-Mini-6-wheeled-Raspberry-Pi-Robot/
DiddyBorg: The Mini 6 wheeled Raspberry Pi Robot! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/4FAS/I2I4IGMC/FD04FASI2I4IGMC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/4FAS/I2I4IGMC/FD04FASI2I4IGMC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/4FAS/I2I4IGMC/FD04FASI2I4IGMC.SMALL.jpg PiBorg DiddyBorg is our robust robot kit for the Raspberry Pi. He can be controlled via autonomous software, via a Bluetooth controller such as the PS3 or over Wifi through a keyboard. Check out this video of him rolling around!This Instructables is concerned with the building of the hardware. There is som...
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Sat, 15 Nov 2014 05:06:20 PST
GET YOUR BOT ON : Robotics Hackathon Robot Demo http://www.instructables.com/id/GET-YOUR-BOT-ON-Robotics-Hackathon-Robot-Demo/
GET YOUR BOT ON : Robotics Hackathon Robot Demo - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Q/Q8K2/I2I3Z072/F0QQ8K2I2I3Z072.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Q/Q8K2/I2I3Z072/F0QQ8K2I2I3Z072.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Q/Q8K2/I2I3Z072/F0QQ8K2I2I3Z072.SMALL.jpg MakerCandy GET YOUR BOT ON : Robotics Hackathon Robot Demo Materials you will need Here are all the Materials you will need:1. Arduino Uno Board2. Bread Board3. Wires4. LED Light(s)5. AC Motor6. Batteries7. Proximity Sensor8. Meccano Construction pieces BUILD A BASE Using Meccano construction pieces buil...
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Fri, 14 Nov 2014 14:40:24 PST
Arduino IR Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-IR-Robot/
Arduino IR Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJF/MTLB/I2F248A5/FJFMTLBI2F248A5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJF/MTLB/I2F248A5/FJFMTLBI2F248A5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJF/MTLB/I2F248A5/FJFMTLBI2F248A5.SMALL.jpg firazpeerjade Hello guys today i gone a show you how to built your ir controlled robot..you can control the robot using any tv remote.....just follow the simple steps ..... Material Requirements ... 1.Arduino2.LM293 Motor Driver Ic3.250Rpm dc gare motors 4.12volt battery...5.IR reciver.6.TV remote.7.Etc Conn...
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Thu, 13 Nov 2014 02:03:22 PST
Nyx, 30lb Fighting Robot Re-Made http://www.instructables.com/id/Nyx-30lb-Fighting-Robot-Re-Made/
Nyx, 30lb Fighting Robot Re-Made - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/YZTP/I2F1ZOKV/FJLYZTPI2F1ZOKV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/YZTP/I2F1ZOKV/FJLYZTPI2F1ZOKV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/YZTP/I2F1ZOKV/FJLYZTPI2F1ZOKV.SMALL.jpg MikeNCR In early 2012 I built the first version of Nyx. After 2.5 years and over 30 fights across 6 events it was due for a major upgrade. The Instructable for the original Nyx can be found at http://www.instructables.com/id/30lb-Fighting-Robo...With a win percentage over 70% Nyx had shown that many of the ...
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Wed, 12 Nov 2014 15:47:33 PST
MICILE Arduino Rover Part 1 http://www.instructables.com/id/MICILE-Arduino-Controlled-Rover-Part-1/
MICILE Arduino Rover Part 1 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNL/NXZB/I2F1ZRHM/FNLNXZBI2F1ZRHM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNL/NXZB/I2F1ZRHM/FNLNXZBI2F1ZRHM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNL/NXZB/I2F1ZRHM/FNLNXZBI2F1ZRHM.SMALL.jpg Micile We recently purchased a rover from China that we controlled with an Arduino board and two MICILE tablets. The rover project was successful, so we decided to try again, but this time we are converting a remote control truck to a rover, a bit more accessible and a little less expensive option than the...
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Wed, 12 Nov 2014 11:24:22 PST
Spark Core iPhone/Android controlled R2-D2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Spark-Core-iPhoneAndroid-controlled-R2-D2/
Spark Core iPhone/Android controlled R2-D2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWO/5MG9/I3H77ILD/FWO5MG9I3H77ILD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWO/5MG9/I3H77ILD/FWO5MG9I3H77ILD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWO/5MG9/I3H77ILD/FWO5MG9I3H77ILD.SMALL.jpg JR Tyner I built a R2-D2 with the Public blueprints from: http://astromech.net/droidwiki/FAQ But it seemed to me that a lot of them used bulky controllers from model airplanes. This Instructable documents how I used a Spark Core to allow me to control it wireless with an IPhone or Android device. I use an An...
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 19:28:53 PST
Chess Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Chess-Robot/
Chess Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCG/9B5L/I2BRBMIK/FCG9B5LI2BRBMIK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCG/9B5L/I2BRBMIK/FCG9B5LI2BRBMIK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCG/9B5L/I2BRBMIK/FCG9B5LI2BRBMIK.SMALL.jpg yousifnimat --This project was my graduation project at Kuwait University-College of Engineering & Petroleum--Chess is a very famous and common game worldwide. The main purpose of the design is to develop a stand-alone chess robot using an intelligent system to provide more entertainment with low cost as much a...
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 19:20:20 PST
AUTONOMOUS / REMOTE :- (DUAL MODE ROBOT) http://www.instructables.com/id/AUTONOMOUS-REMOTE-DUAL-MODE-ROBOT/
AUTONOMOUS / REMOTE :- (DUAL MODE ROBOT) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/DA89/I2BR7XKH/FX7DA89I2BR7XKH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/DA89/I2BR7XKH/FX7DA89I2BR7XKH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/DA89/I2BR7XKH/FX7DA89I2BR7XKH.SMALL.jpg GIPCY DANGER DTMF or dual tone multi frequency is nifty little way of controlling machines with your cellphone. This instructable shows you, gentle reader how to make a cheaper than dirt DTMF controlled robot that can also function AUTONOMOUSLY, yeh! that's right AUTONOMOUSLY when things get tight. The project i...
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 11:13:09 PST
Robot Santa Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Robot-Santa-Ornament/
Robot Santa Ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/L58F/I28OIQK7/FJAL58FI28OIQK7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/L58F/I28OIQK7/FJAL58FI28OIQK7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/L58F/I28OIQK7/FJAL58FI28OIQK7.SMALL.jpg Schrodinger6 This is a design I threw together for the White House Ornament Challenge. It shows a patriotic robot Santa handing a gift to a child. I think this design adequately depicts the technological revolution that is 3D printing while paying homage to this great country and the Christmas season.I used a ...
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Sat, 8 Nov 2014 15:13:14 PST
Motion-Activated PumpkinBot http://www.instructables.com/id/Motion-Activated-PumpkinBot/
Motion-Activated PumpkinBot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F83/QDCJ/I28OIOV1/F83QDCJI28OIOV1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F83/QDCJ/I28OIOV1/F83QDCJI28OIOV1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F83/QDCJ/I28OIOV1/F83QDCJI28OIOV1.SMALL.jpg Ben Finio This is a Halloween-themed variation of the classic "vibrobot" project, with a slight twist: it's motion-activated instead of just having a simple on/off switch. It uses a passive infrared (PIR) sensor to detect motion and turn on the robot's LED eyes and motor. Leave the robot sitting on your front...
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Sat, 8 Nov 2014 15:08:39 PST
Maleficent's Raven - Robotized raven with LED eyes http://www.instructables.com/id/Maleficents-Raven-Robotized-raven-with-LED-eyes/
Maleficent's Raven - Robotized raven with LED eyes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/MH9D/I28W90OR/FXEMH9DI28W90OR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/MH9D/I28W90OR/FXEMH9DI28W90OR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/MH9D/I28W90OR/FXEMH9DI28W90OR.SMALL.jpg laurakenora Need the finishing touch to make your Malificent costume stand out?Or do you just want an awesome Halloween prop that will impress?This vileness, robotized Raven will get the job done! It took a bit of time but I promise you, the results will be sweet!Here is what you need (it's a quite a few thing...
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Sat, 8 Nov 2014 09:35:35 PST
Very simple to create Arduino bluetooth spy robot with Android RemoteControl app http://www.instructables.com/id/Very-simple-Arduino-bluetooth-spy-robot/
Very simple to create Arduino bluetooth spy robot with Android RemoteControl app - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUG/8QFF/I21RF60F/FUG8QFFI21RF60F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUG/8QFF/I21RF60F/FUG8QFFI21RF60F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUG/8QFF/I21RF60F/FUG8QFFI21RF60F.SMALL.jpg Konstantin Kalushev In this project you will see how simple mixture of different technologies and third-party apps allows to create a rather complex toy.The robot does two things:1. Arduino based spy robot moves according to commands delivered from Android RemoteControl app via bluetooth. 2. The robot transmits video v...
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Fri, 7 Nov 2014 14:55:36 PST
Mobile Sun-Seeking Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Mobile-Sun-Seeking-Robot/
Mobile Sun-Seeking Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/8RX3/I27GUUOS/FLU8RX3I27GUUOS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/8RX3/I27GUUOS/FLU8RX3I27GUUOS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/8RX3/I27GUUOS/FLU8RX3I27GUUOS.SMALL.jpg 10DotMatrix Your plant can navigate to the sunniest spot in the house with this sunshine seeking indoor planter. It's controlled by an Arduino Micro and driven by two continuous rotation servo motors. The planter seeks sunshine with the help of two solar panels that detect sunlight and differentiate true suns...
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Fri, 7 Nov 2014 13:22:57 PST
Design of Humanoid and Drone Hybrid for Neutralizing Threats and Surveillance http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-of-Humanoid-and-Drone-Hybrid-for-Neutralizi/
Design of Humanoid and Drone Hybrid for Neutralizing Threats and Surveillance - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/8PAR/I28WCP3F/FTE8PARI28WCP3F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/8PAR/I28WCP3F/FTE8PARI28WCP3F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/8PAR/I28WCP3F/FTE8PARI28WCP3F.SMALL.jpg subodh bansode In this we have proposed a multipurpose humanoid system which could be useful in many applications including defense, surveillance and any hazardous working environment. To have exact imitations of human body motions we have used Artificial Neural Network (ANN), which is far better than conventional...
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Fri, 7 Nov 2014 12:03:47 PST
Motorized Evil Shield http://www.instructables.com/id/Motorized-Evil-Shield/
Motorized Evil Shield - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/X7PQ/I24LVSGZ/FNHX7PQI24LVSGZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/X7PQ/I24LVSGZ/FNHX7PQI24LVSGZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/X7PQ/I24LVSGZ/FNHX7PQI24LVSGZ.SMALL.jpg robdavinci In this Instructable You'll learn how to build a Motorized Villain Shield so we can join forces against The Super Heroes and take over the world. This is a Motorized Shield made out of cardboard 1/8" thick, and controlled by a large continuous rotation servo motor. The circuit is a servo motor driv...
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Wed, 5 Nov 2014 20:36:01 PST
Engineering DUDES! The RC Edition http://www.instructables.com/id/Engineering-DUDES-The-RC-Edition/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F97/WAIN/I24M25I6/F97WAINI24M25I6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F97/WAIN/I24M25I6/F97WAINI24M25I6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F97/WAIN/I24M25I6/F97WAINI24M25I6.SMALL.jpg gearup500 This collection is for the average rc junkie who needs a vast(and growing) storehouse of instructables. I will update this every once in a while. Don't forget to follow me! Enjoy! DIY Phone Controlled FPV Rover (Fast & Agile) Wireless Robot V2 (Support WiFi & Bluetooth) DIY FPV RC Tank V2 ...
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Wed, 5 Nov 2014 18:46:06 PST