Instructables: exploring - technology - Robot http://www.instructables.com Sun, 21 Sep 2014 21:27:13 PDT BLOX v1.01 Motor Controllers for Cheap Robots http://www.instructables.com/id/Motor-Controllers-for-Cheap-Robots/
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Fri, 19 Sep 2014 18:10:08 PDT
How to make an Arduino from scratch http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-Arduino-from-scratch/
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Fri, 19 Sep 2014 10:53:03 PDT
Plastic Egg Bot http://www.instructables.com/id/Plastic-Egg-Bot/
Plastic Egg Bot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/955X/I09LTLKA/FX9955XI09LTLKA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/955X/I09LTLKA/FX9955XI09LTLKA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/955X/I09LTLKA/FX9955XI09LTLKA.SMALL.gif CraftyRobot Make a USB charging capacitor powered moving robot out of the plastic egg that held your kinder surprise toy!(Warning, this robot may be better than the actual toy)You will need:1. A plastic egg (the egg that lives inside a chocolate Kinder Surprise* and holds the toy)2. A Fizzbit, available here3. ...
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Fri, 19 Sep 2014 09:12:11 PDT
Raspberry Pi CD Box Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-CD-Box-Robot/
Raspberry Pi CD Box Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/D6LJ/I05F3UUD/FLBD6LJI05F3UUD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/D6LJ/I05F3UUD/FLBD6LJI05F3UUD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/D6LJ/I05F3UUD/FLBD6LJI05F3UUD.SMALL.jpg djairjr English:This project is a work that is taking on many weekends. My son, Gabriel, watched the movie "Wall-E" and proposed that we built a similar robot. I see this model in Dx.com and get inspired by it.We use some scraps we find here at home, especially some old CDs and an empty tube of CDs. The li...
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 17:42:39 PDT
Wii-NunChuck Controlled Mindstorms NXT Soccer Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Wii-NunChuck-Controlled-Mindstorms-NXT-Soccer-Robo/
Wii-NunChuck Controlled Mindstorms NXT Soccer Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F89/OXYO/I04MJ3DN/F89OXYOI04MJ3DN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F89/OXYO/I04MJ3DN/F89OXYOI04MJ3DN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F89/OXYO/I04MJ3DN/F89OXYOI04MJ3DN.SMALL.jpg sparramc For the Brixhibition Exhibition at the end of April, I was asked to set-up and run a couple of interactive Robot Soccer fields.The Robots needed to be robust and reliable as members of the public will be interacting with them. Also they need to have a a simple, intuitive, and easy to use hand hel...
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 07:13:53 PDT
Adding A Face And Covers To Your Robot ​ http://www.instructables.com/id/Adding-A-Face-And-Covers-To-Your-Robot-/
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 06:47:04 PDT
PC robot revisited http://www.instructables.com/id/PC-robot-revisited/
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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 07:22:59 PDT
SainSmart InstaBots Upright Rover(Self-Balancing Robot With Arduino) http://www.instructables.com/id/InstaBots-Upright-Rover/
SainSmart InstaBots Upright Rover(Self-Balancing Robot With Arduino) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ9/HISU/I04657P7/FJ9HISUI04657P7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ9/HISU/I04657P7/FJ9HISUI04657P7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ9/HISU/I04657P7/FJ9HISUI04657P7.SMALL.jpg mylemonjuice Upright Rover is a self-balancing robot which was designed by SainSmart. They really made it simple. As you can see, there are only 8 wires on the robot and 8 wires on the controller. So let's find out how it works!PARTS IN THE BOX3x Potentiometer2x UNO R32x USB Cable2x Sensor Shield2x 24L012x Joyst...
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Sun, 14 Sep 2014 08:19:56 PDT
DR1: Discovery Rover http://www.instructables.com/id/DR1-Discovery-Rover/
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Sun, 14 Sep 2014 02:02:47 PDT
My First Arduino Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/My-First-Arduino-Robot/
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Sat, 13 Sep 2014 09:46:16 PDT
Throw fireballs with your mind using OSC and Processing http://www.instructables.com/id/Throw-fireballs-with-your-mind-using-OSC-and-Proce/
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Fri, 12 Sep 2014 19:26:43 PDT
Six wheeled All Terrain Vehicle (6WD) http://www.instructables.com/id/Six-wheeled-All-Terrain-Vehicle-6WD/
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Fri, 12 Sep 2014 03:17:48 PDT
Line Sensors for Cheap Robots http://www.instructables.com/id/Line-Sensors-for-Cheap-Robots/
Line Sensors for Cheap Robots - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL6/GPVW/I04J76SF/FL6GPVWI04J76SF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL6/GPVW/I04J76SF/FL6GPVWI04J76SF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL6/GPVW/I04J76SF/FL6GPVWI04J76SF.SMALL.jpg JayWeeks Welcome back to everybody who's following along with my For Cheap Robots series! For those of you who're not so familiar with what I've been doing here, For Cheap Robots is a series I'm doing on Instructables all about how you can put together a remarkably sophisticated robot for extremely cheap usi...
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Sun, 7 Sep 2014 16:41:37 PDT
ARDUINO based IR remote control robot http://www.instructables.com/id/ARDUINO-based-IR-remote-control-robot/
ARDUINO based IR remote control robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/2X2U/HZNYGX42/F5O2X2UHZNYGX42.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/2X2U/HZNYGX42/F5O2X2UHZNYGX42.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/2X2U/HZNYGX42/F5O2X2UHZNYGX42.SMALL.jpg vigneshraja Hi everyone. This my new project IR remote control robot using arduino. This is a simple design robot you can easily build it. Requirements: Project requirements: Arduino uno Tsop1738 (ir receiver) H bridge ic (L293D) Two dc motor A robot base 9v Battery Circuit Diagram For The c...
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Thu, 4 Sep 2014 08:01:51 PDT
CareBot http://www.instructables.com/id/CareBot/
CareBot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/P24K/HZMJ2XZL/FVKP24KHZMJ2XZL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/P24K/HZMJ2XZL/FVKP24KHZMJ2XZL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/P24K/HZMJ2XZL/FVKP24KHZMJ2XZL.SMALL.jpg MMART at Berkeley City College We've all been there. You're sitting at your desk, staring into the middle distance, unsure how to proceed with the pile of work you have to finish. What you need is inspiration. What you need is:CareBot.CareBot, the Inspiraton robot, will give you just that little push you need to power through ...
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Wed, 3 Sep 2014 13:42:35 PDT
Pyramid Pharaoh Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Pyramid-Pharaoh-Robot/
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Wed, 3 Sep 2014 06:17:18 PDT
Robot Bottle Opener http://www.instructables.com/id/Robot-Bottle-Opener/
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 20:49:24 PDT
Qtechknow Robot Obstacle Course http://www.instructables.com/id/Qtechknow-Robot-Obstacle-Course/
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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 13:21:01 PDT
Autonomous Race Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Autonomous-Race-Car/
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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 09:23:08 PDT
Steam Turret Tank http://www.instructables.com/id/Steam-Turret-Tank/
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Sat, 30 Aug 2014 00:04:55 PDT
How To Make A RC Robot Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-RC-Robot-Frame/
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Fri, 29 Aug 2014 14:48:26 PDT
Rana: An arduino inspired biological robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Rana-An-arduino-inspired-biological-robot/
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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 18:15:56 PDT
Speech Controlled Quadropod http://www.instructables.com/id/Speech-Controlled-Quadropod/
Speech Controlled Quadropod - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNJ/VUL1/HZB3VFZ5/FNJVUL1HZB3VFZ5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNJ/VUL1/HZB3VFZ5/FNJVUL1HZB3VFZ5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNJ/VUL1/HZB3VFZ5/FNJVUL1HZB3VFZ5.SMALL.jpg Adith Jagadish This is my first post on Instructables and I am super excited to share my knowledge! My original robot post is here: Spryo SpoonTail which is just my robot showing some tricks but with a tethered control.In this Instructable I am going to show you how to make a quadrapod of your own and using speech...
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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 02:24:41 PDT
How to easily turn a robotic arm into a First Person View robot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-easily-turn-a-robotic-arm-into-a-First-Pers/
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Sun, 24 Aug 2014 08:30:12 PDT
A Universal Bluetooth Remote App http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Universal-Bluetooth-Remote-App/
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 04:33:20 PDT
Simple LED Indicator Cover http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-LED-Indicator-Cover/
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 17:59:54 PDT
Electromechanical Insect or Flapping Oscillator http://www.instructables.com/id/Electromechanical-Insect-or-Flapping-Oscillator/
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 10:57:50 PDT
LED Robot Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Robot-Ornament/
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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 17:39:45 PDT
DIY Rechargeable Bristle Bot made of Tooth Brush http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Rechargeable-Bristle-Bot-made-of-Tooth-Brush/
DIY Rechargeable Bristle Bot made of Tooth Brush - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/O9PE/HZ5DRN16/FVKO9PEHZ5DRN16.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/O9PE/HZ5DRN16/FVKO9PEHZ5DRN16.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/O9PE/HZ5DRN16/FVKO9PEHZ5DRN16.SMALL.jpg Rahib172 Parts that I used: Cell phone Vibration motor, Tootbrush Head, rechargeable Battery (got from my old Bluetooth Headset), some resistors, and hot glue.. That's it :) try to make one for yourself and show me your work..
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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 09:27:12 PDT
DIY Solar Tracker http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Solar-Tracker/
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 17:42:23 PDT
Robocoke (Series Circuit, Third-arm + Lead Holder) http://www.instructables.com/id/Robocoke-Series-Circuit-Third-arm-Lead-Holder/
Robocoke (Series Circuit, Third-arm + Lead Holder) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/RXDP/HYZO0478/F7HRXDPHYZO0478.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/RXDP/HYZO0478/F7HRXDPHYZO0478.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/RXDP/HYZO0478/F7HRXDPHYZO0478.SMALL.jpg RicaMaeLacson Okay! This is my first instructable. I want to clarify something. I named it ROBOCOKE because it looks like a robot. It's just simple construction of a series circuit. Series Circuit is a closed circuit in which the current flows in one path. In a series circuit, the current through each load is the...
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 06:42:56 PDT
Bluetooth RC Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-RC-Car-1/
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 04:52:48 PDT
Using Servos with Arduino made easy ! http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-Servos-with-Arduino-made-easy-/
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Fri, 15 Aug 2014 09:52:46 PDT
How to Make Your Own Robot Cheetah http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Your-Own-Robot-Cheetah/
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Fri, 15 Aug 2014 07:38:50 PDT
DIY Arduino Robotic Arm http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Arduino-Robotic-Arm/
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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 17:51:19 PDT
How To Build A Static Detector http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Build-A-Static-Detector/
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By: Mr Tesla

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Wed, 13 Aug 2014 15:20:19 PDT
Internet-Controlled RC Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Internet-Controlled-RC-Car/
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Mon, 11 Aug 2014 17:12:56 PDT
Sound Sensor Using A LM324 http://www.instructables.com/id/Sound-Sensor-Using-A-LM324/
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Mon, 11 Aug 2014 13:05:57 PDT
Lego Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Robot-12/
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Wed, 6 Aug 2014 10:52:50 PDT
Falcon Hand V1 http://www.instructables.com/id/Falcon-Hand-V1/
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Tue, 5 Aug 2014 15:25:28 PDT
Solar powered flashlight controlled mini-tank robot! http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-powered-flashlight-controlled-mini-tank-robo/
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Tue, 5 Aug 2014 09:06:57 PDT
Mobile Robotics with Scratch: Build an Arduino-based insect-like Walker and program it with Scratch http://www.instructables.com/id/Mobile-Robotics-with-Scratch-Build-an-Arduino-base/
Mobile Robotics with Scratch: Build an Arduino-based insect-like Walker and program it with Scratch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/IUXD/HYH37L0B/FT5IUXDHYH37L0B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/IUXD/HYH37L0B/FT5IUXDHYH37L0B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/IUXD/HYH37L0B/FT5IUXDHYH37L0B.SMALL.jpg awangenh Let's scurry around? This is an Arduino-based, easy to build version of the insect-like walker made with coat-hanger wire and originally designed by Jerome Demers (see also this instructable) and Gareth Branwyn. It comes in two versions: a standalone, Arduino-only version, powered by a common o...
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Tue, 5 Aug 2014 05:39:20 PDT
How to DIY Claw crane Arduino-compatible Robot ? http://www.instructables.com/id/Makeblock-Crane-Machine/
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Tue, 5 Aug 2014 05:15:05 PDT
My Seventh Project: Robot Arm Set http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Seventh-Project-Robot-Arm-Set/
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Mon, 4 Aug 2014 05:59:50 PDT
Hand tilt controlled car using arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-tilt-controlled-car-using-arduino/
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Sun, 3 Aug 2014 08:52:19 PDT
littleTea: robotic tea brewing http://www.instructables.com/id/littleTea-robotic-tea-brewing/
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Fri, 1 Aug 2014 08:21:30 PDT
Self Balancing Robot with LCD http://www.instructables.com/id/Self-Balancing-Robot-with-LCD/
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Thu, 31 Jul 2014 03:07:18 PDT
Pocket Sized Robot Arm #meArm V0.4 http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Sized-Robot-Arm-meArm-V04/
Pocket Sized Robot Arm #meArm V0.4 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/WAYY/HY7394WX/FDWWAYYHY7394WX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/WAYY/HY7394WX/FDWWAYYHY7394WX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/WAYY/HY7394WX/FDWWAYYHY7394WX.SMALL.jpg phenoptix The #meArm is a Pocket Sized Robot Arm. It's a project started in February 2014, which has had a fantastically fast journey to its present state thanks to it Open Development as an Open Hardware project. Version 0.3 was featured on Instructables back in April 2014 and we've seen it built all over th...
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 14:39:39 PDT
Make:it Robotics Starter Kit – Wireless Connectivity http://www.instructables.com/id/Makeit-Robotics-Starter-Kit-Wireless-Connectivity/
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:56:15 PDT
Bluetooth Robot with computer Interface http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Robot-with-computer-Interface/
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:11:22 PDT