Instructables: exploring - technology - Robot http://www.instructables.com Fri, 30 Jan 2015 13:37:29 PST BLOX v1.01 Another cardboard robot-vacuum-cleaner controlled with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Another-cardboard-robot-vacuum-cleaner-controlled-/
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Thu, 29 Jan 2015 11:43:15 PST
Non-blocking Ultrasonic Sensor for Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Non-blocking-Ultrasonic-Sensor-for-Arduino/
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 08:32:15 PST
TELEPRESENCE ROBOT Version 2 (DIY AVATAR) http://www.instructables.com/id/TELEPRESENCE-ROBOT-Version-2-DIY-AVATAR/
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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 14:49:58 PST
Robotic Arm SolidWorks http://www.instructables.com/id/Robotic-Arm-SolidWorks/
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 14:18:26 PST
Optical Mouse Odometer for (Arduino) Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Optical-Mouse-Odometer-for-Arduino-Robot/
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 07:08:25 PST
Stewart Platform http://www.instructables.com/id/Stewart-Platform/
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 20:40:19 PST
EVB - Rubic’s Cube Solver http://www.instructables.com/id/EVB-Rubics-Cube-Solver/
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 11:19:10 PST
RoboTug: robot strength-o-meter http://www.instructables.com/id/RoboTug-robot-strength-o-meter/
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 12:08:58 PST
CleanBOT http://www.instructables.com/id/CleanBOT/
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 06:21:12 PST
Animatronic eye http://www.instructables.com/id/Animatronic-eye/
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Thu, 15 Jan 2015 12:53:22 PST
Push Rollbot http://www.instructables.com/id/Push-Rollbot/
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Tue, 13 Jan 2015 19:14:49 PST
EVB - A way to replace the brain of the LEGO Mindstorms EV3 http://www.instructables.com/id/EVB-A-way-to-replace-the-brain-of-the-LEGO-Mindsto/
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 22:31:19 PST
Robotic Rover http://www.instructables.com/id/Robotic-Rover/
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Sat, 10 Jan 2015 07:33:04 PST
3D Printed Walking Robot (Klann Linkage) http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Walking-Robot-Klann-Linkage/
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Thu, 8 Jan 2015 21:46:29 PST
Arduino robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-robot-2/
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Thu, 8 Jan 2015 07:18:52 PST
Arduino robot (italian version) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-robot-italian-version/
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Wed, 7 Jan 2015 11:36:40 PST
How to make a BrushBot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-BrushBot/
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Thu, 1 Jan 2015 09:07:34 PST
Easy bluetooth Sumobot http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-bluetooth-Sumobot/
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Wed, 31 Dec 2014 13:11:24 PST
Putting wheels on your Zedboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Putting-wheels-on-your-Zedboard/
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Wed, 31 Dec 2014 08:42:51 PST
Obstacle Avoiding Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Obstacle-Avoiding-Robot-4/
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Tue, 30 Dec 2014 09:38:05 PST
Arduino Autonomous Robot (Land Rover / Car) Stage1Model2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Autonomous-Robot-Land-Rover-Car-Stage1Mode/
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Tue, 30 Dec 2014 08:44:51 PST
Bolly and my kids http://www.instructables.com/id/Bolly-and-my-kids/
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Sun, 28 Dec 2014 03:43:24 PST
Pulse Width Modulation(PWM) http://www.instructables.com/id/Pulse-Width-ModulationPWM/
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Tue, 23 Dec 2014 05:56:52 PST
How to transform a Makelangelo 3 into a 3D printer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-transform-a-Makelangelo-3-into-a-3D-printer/
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Mon, 22 Dec 2014 12:08:30 PST
DIY Telepresence Using Ubuntu Laptop http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Telepresence-Using-Ubuntu-Laptop/
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Mon, 22 Dec 2014 10:51:52 PST
Arduino Speech Control and Detect Obstacles Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Speech-Robot/
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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 17:07:11 PST
Ikea ROBOT http://www.instructables.com/id/Ikea-ROBOT/
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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 11:08:46 PST
Building a robotic arm http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-robotic-arm/
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 17:39:31 PST
Swarmscapers: Autonomous Mobile 3D Printing Robots http://www.instructables.com/id/Swarmscapers-Autonomous-Mobile-3D-Printing-Robots/
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 11:54:57 PST
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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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 10:07:26 PST
iPad typing steampunk robot - ROBOLED http://www.instructables.com/id/iPad-typing-steampunk-robot-ROBOLED/
iPad typing steampunk robot - ROBOLED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/O0XP/I3PRORU9/FDNO0XPI3PRORU9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/O0XP/I3PRORU9/FDNO0XPI3PRORU9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/O0XP/I3PRORU9/FDNO0XPI3PRORU9.SMALL.jpg SciFi-Prop-Freak OFFICIAL VIDEO - Making OfThe IdeaAs a student assistant at FabLab Aachen (Germany) it was - for the last 3-4 month - part of my job to create an exciting and challenging exhibit which demonstrates the “maker-way” of opening a closed product to be used for not intended purposes (and in this case eve...
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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/
Tina Piracci's 'Making Hands' - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/YEB8/I3KBQEU0/FEJYEB8I3KBQEU0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/YEB8/I3KBQEU0/FEJYEB8I3KBQEU0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/YEB8/I3KBQEU0/FEJYEB8I3KBQEU0.SMALL.jpg tpiracci This instructable was created in fulfillment of the project requirement of the Makecourse at the University of South Florida (www.makecourse.com).This project, Making Hands, is a recreation of M.C. Escher's Drawing Hands. Instead of graphite drawing as seen in the photo, I have created a sculpture o...
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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/
Mechanical Light Sensing and Flex Sensors controlled Flower Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/HD54/I3GX94R2/FARHD54I3GX94R2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/HD54/I3GX94R2/FARHD54I3GX94R2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/HD54/I3GX94R2/FARHD54I3GX94R2.SMALL.jpg ThaoDo Purpose : Create a robot that follows light and can move with flex sensors on a gloveThis instructable was inspired by : http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Robotic-Hand-C...This instructable was created in fulfillment of the project requirement of the Makecourse at the University of South Florida (...
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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/
Arduino cardboard robot is controlled from smartphone via bluetooth - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQM/D6WP/I3BHI2GM/FQMD6WPI3BHI2GM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQM/D6WP/I3BHI2GM/FQMD6WPI3BHI2GM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQM/D6WP/I3BHI2GM/FQMD6WPI3BHI2GM.SMALL.jpg shevauto This little cardboard robot is very nice. You can make following the instructions. You can decorate the robot as you like. Recommended knowledge Arduino. Cut from cardboard four parts. Body, head, two hands. The body is a cube with sides of 7 cm, the head is a cube with sides of 5 cm. Hands have...
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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/
SUPER SIMPLE BEGINNERS ROBOT II (ARDUINO UNO VER.) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/O1JC/I3BH9AZK/FOKO1JCI3BH9AZK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/O1JC/I3BH9AZK/FOKO1JCI3BH9AZK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/O1JC/I3BH9AZK/FOKO1JCI3BH9AZK.SMALL.jpg BIGBUG This 'ible is based on my pretty popular SUPER SIMPLE BEGINNERS ROBOT 'ible. After many, many requests to provide an updated Arduino version, here it is!I created this Instructable, and its predecessor, for the absolute n00by robot wannabe. There seems to still be a large number of beginners getting...
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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/
Tea-O-Tron 3000.2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/46WY/I36LHWGW/FF246WYI36LHWGW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/46WY/I36LHWGW/FF246WYI36LHWGW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/46WY/I36LHWGW/FF246WYI36LHWGW.SMALL.jpg HckrSvn This instructable was created in fulfillment of the project requirement of the Makecourse at the University of South Florida (www.makecourse.com)Are you tired of making tea like a savage? Then the Tea-O-Tron 3000.2 is just for you! Utilizing state-of-the-art teabag gripping technologies and cutting ...
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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/F7G/D0ZC/I327ET62/F7GD0ZCI327ET62.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7G/D0ZC/I327ET62/F7GD0ZCI327ET62.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7G/D0ZC/I327ET62/F7GD0ZCI327ET62.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/
Robotic hand with Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/BMAT/I31H0241/FKCBMATI31H0241.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/BMAT/I31H0241/FKCBMATI31H0241.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/BMAT/I31H0241/FKCBMATI31H0241.SMALL.jpg pablo de paris I have been tinkering for a while with Arduino, building an obstacle avoidance robot and some other projects where I was more copying then inventing something.After gaining some experience, I started a new project from scratch. I wanted to do an anatomically accurate robotic arm, taking my right arm...
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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