Instructables: exploring - technology - Robot http://www.instructables.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 04:24:16 PDT BLOX v1.01 Cardboard Chassis for Cheap Robots 1: Boxbot http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Chassis-for-Cheap-Robots-1-Boxbot/
Cardboard Chassis for Cheap Robots 1: Boxbot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVS/SEIY/HXRZI0IF/FVSSEIYHXRZI0IF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVS/SEIY/HXRZI0IF/FVSSEIYHXRZI0IF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVS/SEIY/HXRZI0IF/FVSSEIYHXRZI0IF.SMALL.jpg JayWeeks Previously I made an Instructable on cheap motors and wheels for robots, but wheels alone don't make a robot. If you want your robot to cruise in style, it's going to need a sturdy and stylish body.It's easy to make something rough but functional, but in my experience taking the time to make somethi...
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Fri, 18 Jul 2014 15:43:34 PDT
3D Printed Robot Arm http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Robot-Arm/
3D Printed Robot Arm - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYR/XKT8/HXQMVODY/FYRXKT8HXQMVODY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYR/XKT8/HXQMVODY/FYRXKT8HXQMVODY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYR/XKT8/HXQMVODY/FYRXKT8HXQMVODY.SMALL.jpg Beaconsfield This robot arm is made almost entirely of 3D printed parts that snap together. It has three servo-controlled joints, plus a rotating base and gripper. The arm is controlled by a series of buttons that connect to an Arduino Uno hidden in the base. A simple circuit makes connecting the servos and bu...
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Thu, 17 Jul 2014 16:24:51 PDT
arduino + spare themocol = humanoid http://www.instructables.com/id/arduino-spare-themocol-humanoid/
arduino + spare themocol = humanoid - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F05/696T/HXSG7QM8/F05696THXSG7QM8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F05/696T/HXSG7QM8/F05696THXSG7QM8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F05/696T/HXSG7QM8/F05696THXSG7QM8.SMALL.jpg Random Live probably the first attempt for anyone to build a humanoid using an arduino and the worst tutorial u will ever see How dose it work? It has an webcam that works as an eye for the bot. Once it sees a person it starts tracking his face ,many event can be triggered by this live moving the hand or ...
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Thu, 17 Jul 2014 09:03:14 PDT
Motorized Toy Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Motorized-Toy-Car/
Motorized Toy Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/VJO7/HXLMOUQ4/F93VJO7HXLMOUQ4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/VJO7/HXLMOUQ4/F93VJO7HXLMOUQ4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/VJO7/HXLMOUQ4/F93VJO7HXLMOUQ4.SMALL.jpg Kniterly A colleague of mine came up with this ingenious car design for our Maker Club at the public library. It is made from recycled materials and electronic components easily found at a dollar store. Supplies One oblong piece of strong cardboard 5x7.5 inches Two empty Bic-type disposable pen tubes Thi...
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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 10:18:27 PDT
Solar Rover http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Rover/
Solar Rover - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/8XFV/HXLMOE2R/FD08XFVHXLMOE2R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/8XFV/HXLMOE2R/FD08XFVHXLMOE2R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/8XFV/HXLMOE2R/FD08XFVHXLMOE2R.SMALL.jpg Wachira Ndaiga IntroductionThe idea behind the Solar Rover was to design a rover that could be solar powered and on top of that, automatically move towards the area of greatest illumination. To enable this, I employed the use of LDRs to detect variations in illumination, send feedback to the microcontroller used a...
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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 05:54:29 PDT
Motors and Wheels for Cheap Robots http://www.instructables.com/id/Motors-and-Wheels-for-Cheap-Robots/
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 10:42:15 PDT
Terminator T-2000 Action figure http://www.instructables.com/id/Terminator-T-2000-Action-figure/
Terminator T-2000 Action figure - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/2MYS/HXLMKTT5/FYX2MYSHXLMKTT5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/2MYS/HXLMKTT5/FYX2MYSHXLMKTT5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/2MYS/HXLMKTT5/FYX2MYSHXLMKTT5.SMALL.jpg S0uraV_DAS Are you a terminator/sci-fi fan? Well, I am. An advanced robot(android) from a different time is sent back to our time to save someone ~that is the one-line summary of the terminator series. Now isn't that cool?You may have that fantasy where the same thing happens to you!(who knows whats gonna hap...
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 10:31:30 PDT
3D Printed Wireless Tank http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Wireless-LazerTag-Tank/
3D Printed Wireless Tank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/7JVW/HXLMIE5V/F6O7JVWHXLMIE5V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/7JVW/HXLMIE5V/F6O7JVWHXLMIE5V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/7JVW/HXLMIE5V/F6O7JVWHXLMIE5V.SMALL.jpg 2bigbros In this Instructable I will show you how to make a wireless tank that you will be able to play with someone else or just use it a base to create bigger and better tank. This tank uses Bluetooth modules connected to Tera Term to send commands to the Arduino. I used IR Leds that are used in Lazer tag ...
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 21:59:28 PDT
L293D/NE Motor Driver Pin Diagram http://www.instructables.com/id/L293DNE-Motor-Driver-Pin-Diagram/
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 19:30:45 PDT
How to use an Android device and Lego NXT to build a Two-Wheel Self-Balancing Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-use-an-Android-device-and-Lego-NXT-to-build/
How to use an Android device and Lego NXT to build a Two-Wheel Self-Balancing Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW4/HSVQ/HXLD7HRL/FW4HSVQHXLD7HRL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW4/HSVQ/HXLD7HRL/FW4HSVQHXLD7HRL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW4/HSVQ/HXLD7HRL/FW4HSVQHXLD7HRL.SMALL.jpg HippoDevices Today, I will teach you how to make an Android powered and controlled Two-Wheel Self-Balancing robot with Lego NXT. Firstly, let's see a testing video for the final robot. Here is another testing on the slope: To build this robot, all the things you need are list below:- Two Android devi...
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 13:12:25 PDT
2pi Line Follower http://www.instructables.com/id/2pi-Line-Follower/
2pi Line Follower - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/VOJW/HXGUQCEH/F8OVOJWHXGUQCEH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/VOJW/HXGUQCEH/F8OVOJWHXGUQCEH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/VOJW/HXGUQCEH/F8OVOJWHXGUQCEH.SMALL.jpg markmoran I recently built my first robot and figured I'd share the steps and results. It is a simple line-follower built on the PlastoBot platform in Gordon McComb's Robot Builder's Bonanza and driven by an ATmega328 chip connected to an SN754410 dual H-bridge motor driver. I'm also a big fan of David Cook...
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Fri, 11 Jul 2014 03:08:06 PDT
Galileo Carduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Galileo-Carduino/
Galileo Carduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/RO0L/HXDJK5KC/F4GRO0LHXDJK5KC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/RO0L/HXDJK5KC/F4GRO0LHXDJK5KC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/RO0L/HXDJK5KC/F4GRO0LHXDJK5KC.SMALL.jpg juanifico The goal of this project is to create a platform for people who want to experiment with robotic applications of the new Intel Galileo board. The Galileo is a powerful micro-controller that can be programmed using the Arduino IDE, but it also runs Linux under the hood. This means that you can tap int...
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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 13:27:45 PDT
DIY FPV RC Tank V2 [2km RANGE upgrade!] http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-FPV-RC-Tank-V2-2km-RANGE-upgrade/
DIY FPV RC Tank V2 [2km RANGE upgrade!] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/PTJ8/HX5H6K3R/FXGPTJ8HX5H6K3R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/PTJ8/HX5H6K3R/FXGPTJ8HX5H6K3R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/PTJ8/HX5H6K3R/FXGPTJ8HX5H6K3R.SMALL.jpg treyes4 Lets build An FPV tank that could be controlled within 2 kilometers! With the help of my best friend ASCAS I was able to borrow his old parts for this updated version. Ok So Roverbot version 2 is a highly educational Arduino based ATV-drone. It's simple to make, easy to program and is a great starte...
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Thu, 3 Jul 2014 07:16:44 PDT
Robot controlled by hand movements http://www.instructables.com/id/Robot-controlled-by-hand-movements/
Robot controlled by hand movements - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/H3YG/HX42PUMG/FEOH3YGHX42PUMG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/H3YG/HX42PUMG/FEOH3YGHX42PUMG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/H3YG/HX42PUMG/FEOH3YGHX42PUMG.SMALL.jpg mso797 In this tutorial we are going to build a small arduinobot that we can control with hand movements. We interface with the robot using a webcam that is pointed at a white screen. We move our index finger, which is wrapped in black electrical tape, in front of the webcam. If the index finger moves left...
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Tue, 1 Jul 2014 23:10:24 PDT
Low cost string-pot displacement transducer http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-cost-string-pot-displacement-transducer/
Low cost string-pot displacement transducer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/XAA1/HX0DP2KP/FMOXAA1HX0DP2KP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/XAA1/HX0DP2KP/FMOXAA1HX0DP2KP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/XAA1/HX0DP2KP/FMOXAA1HX0DP2KP.SMALL.jpg adjuvomotion Prototyping on a student budget is always challenging, especially when it comes to prototyping pneumatic robotics and wanting to implement linear motion feedback. To overcome the high costs of industrial linear displacement transducers I decided to build them myself and use them in a working princip...
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 01:42:46 PDT
Crayonator http://www.instructables.com/id/Crayonator/
Crayonator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/PB1S/HWX4G3YS/FXNPB1SHWX4G3YS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/PB1S/HWX4G3YS/FXNPB1SHWX4G3YS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/PB1S/HWX4G3YS/FXNPB1SHWX4G3YS.SMALL.jpg rkate1 Making Crayonator is a very simple and easy task Materials Required1. Four crayons2. Two wires3. 1 cell4. 1 D.C motor5. 1 plastic cup6. Tape7. 1 Fan First take a plastic cup and stick 4 crayons to it with tape. Then stick a D.C motor and a cell on one of the cup with tape then complete the c...
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Sun, 29 Jun 2014 07:56:07 PDT
Build a Robotic Remote Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Robotic-Remote-Controller/
Build a Robotic Remote Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAQ/VMDX/HWZ4TDFF/FAQVMDXHWZ4TDFF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAQ/VMDX/HWZ4TDFF/FAQVMDXHWZ4TDFF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAQ/VMDX/HWZ4TDFF/FAQVMDXHWZ4TDFF.SMALL.jpg lacglzh In this post I will describe how I design, make, test and improve a customized RC remote controller.The goal of this project is to create a remote controller that can be alternative to a RC transmitter or similar commercial controllers. The remote controller we build would be able to control, manipu...
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Sat, 28 Jun 2014 15:27:01 PDT
Extremely Simple Line Following Robot with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Extremely-Simple-Line-Following-Robot-with-Arduino/
Extremely Simple Line Following Robot with Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F12/255G/HWWNLMR3/F12255GHWWNLMR3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F12/255G/HWWNLMR3/F12255GHWWNLMR3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F12/255G/HWWNLMR3/F12255GHWWNLMR3.SMALL.jpg mso797 In this Instructable, we are going to build a simple generic line following arduinobot. There will be a lot of room for creativity in this Instructable. The robot, in this tutorial, is powered off of 4 AA batteries and is able to follow black electrical tape off a white surface. Parts 1 Arduino U...
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Thu, 26 Jun 2014 20:26:45 PDT
CUSTOM BUILD 4WD BLUETOOTH RC ROBOT USING PVC http://www.instructables.com/id/CUSTOM-BUILD-4WD-BLUETOOTH-RC-ROBOT-USING-PVC/
CUSTOM BUILD 4WD BLUETOOTH RC ROBOT USING PVC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/XDHU/HWVAWF7K/F5XXDHUHWVAWF7K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/XDHU/HWVAWF7K/F5XXDHUHWVAWF7K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/XDHU/HWVAWF7K/F5XXDHUHWVAWF7K.SMALL.jpg tominjose Hi guys this is my second project done by pvc , you may wonder why i choose pvs to built my projects, coz i have bunch of pvc which are leftovers of my house plumping work .and i dont wanna waste them . PROJECT DETAILSThis is a si...
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Thu, 26 Jun 2014 12:10:08 PDT
Fireant Plenum Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Fireant-Plenum-Robot/
Fireant Plenum Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/115T/HWUJYR64/FTX115THWUJYR64.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/115T/HWUJYR64/FTX115THWUJYR64.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/115T/HWUJYR64/FTX115THWUJYR64.SMALL.jpg Reichenstein7 This bot was built to work in plenum and other tight spaces.I built this little guy two years ago to run Cat5/6 and coaxial cable through plenum spaces (open spaces above ceilings and under floors). Over the years he has seen quite a bit of action and has been an asset in any small space that req...
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Wed, 25 Jun 2014 13:02:09 PDT
BugzBot (Lego improved BrushBot) http://www.instructables.com/id/BugzBot-Lego-improved-BrushBot/
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Tue, 24 Jun 2014 08:53:04 PDT
Wireless Controlled Robotic Hand http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-Controlled-Robotic-Hand/
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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 14:13:48 PDT
Squirrel Chasing Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Squirrel-Chasing-Robot/
Squirrel Chasing Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/2KHH/HWRC5MWW/FSX2KHHHWRC5MWW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/2KHH/HWRC5MWW/FSX2KHHHWRC5MWW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/2KHH/HWRC5MWW/FSX2KHHHWRC5MWW.SMALL.jpg MikeTheMaker Using a bunch of 3d printed parts, I made a robot to chase squirrels. First, the nerf barrel (with a squirrel on top) rotates every 30 seconds from left, to center, then to right. If the robot detects a squirrel, stage one is initiated. The robot charges forward then retreats. If the squirrel is ...
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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 14:00:09 PDT
Rubik's Cube Solver http://www.instructables.com/id/Rubiks-Cube-Solver/
Rubik's Cube Solver - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/7W5H/HWOY1U0P/FQW7W5HHWOY1U0P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/7W5H/HWOY1U0P/FQW7W5HHWOY1U0P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/7W5H/HWOY1U0P/FQW7W5HHWOY1U0P.SMALL.jpg matt2uy Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gy5B6neyWf8So here is a project I've been working on for a while...This robot that can solve a Rubik's cube using Arduino.I learned how to solve a Rubiks cube last year, and I was also into Arduino, so eventually I ended up with an idea to make my own Rubiks cu...
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Sat, 21 Jun 2014 08:59:09 PDT
Machine learning with Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Machine-learning-with-Raspberry-Pi/
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Fri, 20 Jun 2014 12:54:39 PDT
How to make a Dark Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Dark-Sensor-2/
How to make a Dark Sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/TOLS/HWMXGM1E/FJGTOLSHWMXGM1E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/TOLS/HWMXGM1E/FJGTOLSHWMXGM1E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/TOLS/HWMXGM1E/FJGTOLSHWMXGM1E.SMALL.jpg eaglerobot Hello everyone . This is my frist instructable on this site ..This idea came in my mind when i was reading of automatic street light . Here i have show an easy way to make a dark senensor it sence dark and then a light will glow automaticly . It is also helpfull in making of LFR-line following rob...
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Thu, 19 Jun 2014 23:40:18 PDT
How to make Makeblock XY Plotter v2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-Makeblock-XY-Plotter-v20/
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Thu, 19 Jun 2014 03:47:59 PDT
123d Designed Transformers: Rodimus Prime? (Damaged) http://www.instructables.com/id/123d-Designed-Transformers-Rodimus-Prime-Damaged/
123d Designed Transformers: Rodimus Prime? (Damaged) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXL/56J6/HWJJWOHR/FXL56J6HWJJWOHR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXL/56J6/HWJJWOHR/FXL56J6HWJJWOHR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXL/56J6/HWJJWOHR/FXL56J6HWJJWOHR.SMALL.jpg Craft maker infinity I just wanted to take the time to show you another transformers related sculpture, designed in the free 123d Creature app, (I use an iPad).I've been wanting to do a G1/movie crossover for a while now. And do a 123d designed "movie" Rodimus Prime. He looks a bit different than I expected. Please comm...
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Tue, 17 Jun 2014 21:20:41 PDT
Develop your own Strandbeest in 10 steps http://www.instructables.com/id/Develop-your-own-Strandbeest-in-10-steps/
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Tue, 17 Jun 2014 10:45:21 PDT
Circuit Art: Instructables Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Circuit-Art-Instructable-Robot/
Circuit Art: Instructables Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU6/M45S/HWIMWA87/FU6M45SHWIMWA87.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU6/M45S/HWIMWA87/FU6M45SHWIMWA87.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU6/M45S/HWIMWA87/FU6M45SHWIMWA87.SMALL.jpg bergerab Since I was a kid I was fascinated with the connection between art and technology. The fascination began when I first saw Silicon Art on the Discovery Channel. Now that I make circuits of my own, I want to show tribute to those who continue to keep this art alive. My Instructables robot circuit util...
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Tue, 17 Jun 2014 08:59:55 PDT
Solar powered recycled full size R2D2 fully functional http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-powered-recycled-full-size-R2D2-fully-functi/
Solar powered recycled full size R2D2 fully functional - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/LH2Q/HWIMUYYP/FR7LH2QHWIMUYYP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/LH2Q/HWIMUYYP/FR7LH2QHWIMUYYP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/LH2Q/HWIMUYYP/FR7LH2QHWIMUYYP.SMALL.jpg D0c WORLDS FIRST AND ONLY FULL SCALE RECYCLED AND SOLAR POWERED R2D2.Using old appliances and old electrical items plus a few other house hold bits and pieces we created a Full size, full working model of R2D2 and added some improvements along the way. He can be seen on you tube by following this link h...
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Tue, 17 Jun 2014 02:55:01 PDT
Freehand 3D Instructable Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Freehand-3D-Instructable-Robot/
Freehand 3D Instructable Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/7GN8/HWG0BCXV/FFJ7GN8HWG0BCXV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/7GN8/HWG0BCXV/FFJ7GN8HWG0BCXV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/7GN8/HWG0BCXV/FFJ7GN8HWG0BCXV.SMALL.jpg jedii72 If you are like me, you have a list of what you perceive to be really cool projects but either do not have the time, money, parts, or motivation at any given time to do them. My list is rather long. However, When I saw the Instructable Robot Contest, I decided to put them all aside and just do somet...
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Sun, 15 Jun 2014 13:44:32 PDT
Line Following Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Line-Following-Robot/
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Sat, 14 Jun 2014 22:35:46 PDT
The Ultimate Shrinky Dink Guide - InkJet Version http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ultimate-Shrinky-Dink-Guide-InkJet-Version/
The Ultimate Shrinky Dink Guide - InkJet Version - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLA/524F/HWE9TLUM/FLA524FHWE9TLUM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLA/524F/HWE9TLUM/FLA524FHWE9TLUM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLA/524F/HWE9TLUM/FLA524FHWE9TLUM.SMALL.gif Tater Zoid This Instructable will guide you through the entire Shrinky Dink process. I have worked with and tweaked Shrinky Dinks to a whole new art medium. With the ability to print with an inkjet printer on both sides of the Shrinky Dink paper, your experience will propel you past your colored pencil past. I...
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Sat, 14 Jun 2014 08:46:31 PDT
mop robot for the wifey http://www.instructables.com/id/mop-robot-for-the-wifey/
mop robot for the wifey - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/9MVL/HWDRFOEY/F6Q9MVLHWDRFOEY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/9MVL/HWDRFOEY/F6Q9MVLHWDRFOEY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/9MVL/HWDRFOEY/F6Q9MVLHWDRFOEY.SMALL.jpg ejrome to view all the posts i did on this robot, please check my g+ profile,https://plus.google.com/+jeromeianbuhisan/postsmy original intention was to build a line follower robot, until my wife's household chore caught my attention. from then my focus was on creating a robot similar to roomba, minus the ...
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Sat, 14 Jun 2014 07:28:51 PDT
Digilent MRK + Line-Following Robot Assembly Instructions http://www.instructables.com/id/Digilent-MRK-Line-Following-Robot-Assembly-Instruc/
Digilent MRK + Line-Following Robot Assembly Instructions - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/WFRL/HWX448VT/FXRWFRLHWX448VT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/WFRL/HWX448VT/FXRWFRLHWX448VT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/WFRL/HWX448VT/FXRWFRLHWX448VT.SMALL.jpg kaitlyn1franz Overview The Digilent Line-Following Motor Robot Kit (MRK+Line) provides the perfect starting point for those new to robotics, but has the power to be used for advanced designs and applications as well. The MRK+Line pairs our powerful chipKIT Pro MX4 microcontroller development board with a rugge...
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Thu, 12 Jun 2014 16:16:11 PDT
Simple Dark Detect LED Robot's Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Dark-Detect-LED-Robots-Flashlight/
Simple Dark Detect LED Robot's Flashlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/QUVE/HWCJHZSS/FIBQUVEHWCJHZSS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/QUVE/HWCJHZSS/FIBQUVEHWCJHZSS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/QUVE/HWCJHZSS/FIBQUVEHWCJHZSS.SMALL.jpg syfrog I'm going to show you a simple, adjustable light sensor circuit that activates in low light. Light sensing circuits are versatile and simple enough for beginners to build but have many useful applications.The circuit I am presenting is to be used as a headlamp for my robot A3-8D (anyone in manufactu...
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Thu, 12 Jun 2014 14:12:35 PDT
Female Instructables Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Industrial-Style-Instructables-Robot/
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Thu, 12 Jun 2014 09:36:39 PDT
Solar-Powered Windmill http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Powered-Windmill/
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Wed, 11 Jun 2014 13:48:27 PDT
Construye un Vibrobot de Batalla (reutilizando basura plástica y metálica) http://www.instructables.com/id/Construye-un-Vibrobot-de-Batalla-reutilizando-basu/
Construye un Vibrobot de Batalla (reutilizando basura plástica y metálica) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FII/YBIL/HW44176W/FIIYBILHW44176W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FII/YBIL/HW44176W/FIIYBILHW44176W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FII/YBIL/HW44176W/FIIYBILHW44176W.SMALL.jpg M.C. Langer (Este instructivo está dedicado a mi esposa, Parvin, con amor! Vibrobots son lo máximo. Aún si no eres un genio de la robótica, puedes construir algo que se asemeje a un robot, con movimiento y personalidad. Pero aún así, no tienes por qué hacerlo de movimiento burdo. Este vibrobot (al que cariñosam...
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Sat, 7 Jun 2014 00:00:41 PDT
Arduino: sensitive robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-sensitive-robot/
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Fri, 6 Jun 2014 12:16:23 PDT
Instructables Robot Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Instructables-Robot-Clock/
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Fri, 6 Jun 2014 07:44:43 PDT
A Functioning 3D Printed Electric Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Electric-Switch/
A Functioning 3D Printed Electric Switch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/8TM3/HW0FXG2K/FZH8TM3HW0FXG2K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/8TM3/HW0FXG2K/FZH8TM3HW0FXG2K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/8TM3/HW0FXG2K/FZH8TM3HW0FXG2K.SMALL.jpg bfk This is an electric momentary switch for small, low voltage, low amp projects. It still needs to be fully tested, but I've already successfully made printed projects that incorporate non-plastic materials embedded within 3D printed items and fully functioning, mechanical objects for quite some time...
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Tue, 3 Jun 2014 12:18:08 PDT
Motion Following Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Motion-Following-Robot/
Motion Following Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/XP2Z/HVXC31HY/FS1XP2ZHVXC31HY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/XP2Z/HVXC31HY/FS1XP2ZHVXC31HY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/XP2Z/HVXC31HY/FS1XP2ZHVXC31HY.SMALL.jpg MagicByCalvin Hello instructables community! After messing around with an Arduino for a couple months and avidly reading instructables, I decided that I would finally publish my own. I wanted to create something that moves by itself. I also wanted to create a system that reacts to the outside environment. After s...
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Tue, 3 Jun 2014 10:47:31 PDT
Laser Pointer Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Pointer-Switch/
Laser Pointer Switch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6M/HW0O/HVYQ8R4A/F6MHW0OHVYQ8R4A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6M/HW0O/HVYQ8R4A/F6MHW0OHVYQ8R4A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6M/HW0O/HVYQ8R4A/F6MHW0OHVYQ8R4A.SMALL.jpg kristeller62 This instructable will detail how to make a switch that uses an arduino to sample light. When the light sample reaches a threshold it will trigger a relay that can be used to turn on/off a small appliance (light, radio, fan, etc...) The parts for this instructable can be ordered as a kit: Jameco K...
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Tue, 3 Jun 2014 09:25:38 PDT
3D Contactless Mouse (Interactive 3D Position Sensor) http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Contactless-Mouse-Interactive-3D-Position-Senso/
3D Contactless Mouse (Interactive 3D Position Sensor) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/LGKB/HV3QC5WG/FQ0LGKBHV3QC5WG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/LGKB/HV3QC5WG/FQ0LGKBHV3QC5WG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/LGKB/HV3QC5WG/FQ0LGKBHV3QC5WG.SMALL.jpg birdyberth Recently, I have made this 3D contactless mouse, which I use to control (or to try to control) my computer cursor. You can see the functionalities in the video below : All the computation is made on the arduino leonardo, which emulates a mouse. In fact, it's a very simple vision system that uses onl...
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Mon, 2 Jun 2014 20:02:32 PDT
Arduino Rover http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Rover/
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Mon, 2 Jun 2014 16:06:48 PDT
Tin Can Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Tin-Can-Robot/
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Sun, 1 Jun 2014 14:52:35 PDT
LED Robot Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Robot-Sign/
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Sat, 31 May 2014 08:44:23 PDT
INSTRUCTABLE-BOT http://www.instructables.com/id/INSTRUCTABLE-BOT/
INSTRUCTABLE-BOT - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/V05K/HVTWH3G5/FSBV05KHVTWH3G5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/V05K/HVTWH3G5/FSBV05KHVTWH3G5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/V05K/HVTWH3G5/FSBV05KHVTWH3G5.SMALL.jpg S0uraV_DAS Say hello to this little guy!!! Well, he is mainly made up of a motor(from a printer), two small motors, insulated wires, his head is made up from the reader head of a damaged disk-drive, and his pointy ears are the ends of a LED. His skin is made from yellow-insulating tape. Despite his huge stomac...
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Fri, 30 May 2014 23:11:29 PDT