Instructables: exploring - technology - robotic - popular http://www.instructables.com Wed, 10 Feb 2016 12:31:23 PST BLOX v1.01 How to build a simple robotic arm from Lego Mindstorms NXT? http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-simple-robotic-arm-from-Lego-Mindst/
How to build a simple robotic arm from Lego Mindstorms NXT? - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/3AT1/FIG8WM9L/FC23AT1FIG8WM9L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/3AT1/FIG8WM9L/FC23AT1FIG8WM9L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/3AT1/FIG8WM9L/FC23AT1FIG8WM9L.SMALL.jpg roksraka Today, I will tell you how I built my robotic arm from Lego Mindstorms NXT.In fact, I wanted to build a robotic tripod for my camera. I found out, that it's more difficult then it looks. After some experimenting I build this simple robotic arm.I you want to build it too, you need:- Lego Mindstorms N...
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Fri, 11 Jul 2008 00:10:05 PDT
How to control an arduino car via Bluetooth (for beginners) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-control-an-arduino-car-via-Bluetooth-for-be/
How to control an arduino car via Bluetooth (for beginners) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCA/EN6G/IA0WZ8X0/FCAEN6GIA0WZ8X0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCA/EN6G/IA0WZ8X0/FCAEN6GIA0WZ8X0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCA/EN6G/IA0WZ8X0/FCAEN6GIA0WZ8X0.SMALL.jpg caiomoraes All we know that Arduino is an excellent prototyping platform, principally because it uses a friendly programming language and there are a lot of extra incredible components that provide us great experiences. We can integrate the Arduino with differents shields or modules and build fantastic things....
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Sun, 24 May 2015 16:58:58 PDT
Arduino PID Library - Brightness Control http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-PID-Library-Luminosity-Control/
Arduino PID Library - Brightness Control - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5I/D8A3/HFSHULZ6/F5ID8A3HFSHULZ6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5I/D8A3/HFSHULZ6/F5ID8A3HFSHULZ6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5I/D8A3/HFSHULZ6/F5ID8A3HFSHULZ6.SMALL.jpg BIGDOG1971 PID Definitions: The Proportional/Integral/Derivative controller or PID controller or just PID, is a proccess' control techinics that join Proportional integral and Derivative actions, thus causing the error signal is minimized by proportional action, integral action and cleared by a speed obtained...
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Mon, 6 May 2013 19:15:23 PDT
How to Make a Five-in-One Mini Wood Working Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Five-in-One-Mini-Wood-Working-Machin/
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Tue, 8 Dec 2015 01:57:06 PST
Cheap programmable Arduino robotic arm http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-programmable-Arduino-robotic-arm/
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Fri, 27 Nov 2015 06:23:41 PST
Bedfellow Robot Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Bedfellow-Robot-Bed/
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Tue, 6 Oct 2015 12:22:38 PDT
Getting Started with ROS ( Robotic Operating System ). http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-Started-with-ROS-Robotic-Operating-Syste/
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Fri, 29 Jun 2012 09:02:38 PDT
Controllable Robotic Hand with Flex Sensors & Servos http://www.instructables.com/id/Controllable-Robotic-Hand-with-Flex-Sensors-Servos/
Controllable Robotic Hand with Flex Sensors & Servos - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/W89A/IE2NFR1P/FLSW89AIE2NFR1P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/W89A/IE2NFR1P/FLSW89AIE2NFR1P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/W89A/IE2NFR1P/FLSW89AIE2NFR1P.SMALL.jpg FABLAB Dhahran This Instructable will show you how to make a controllable robotic hand that is controlled using Arduino microcontroller and servo motors. The robotic hand will be directly moved using a hand glove. Before we begin I'd like to give credit to both ProfHankD (Hand model, rubber & fishing line connecti...
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Wed, 2 Sep 2015 09:16:47 PDT
Personal Space Defense System http://www.instructables.com/id/Personal-Space-Defense-System/
Personal Space Defense System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F81/CUO0/IDUR678H/F81CUO0IDUR678H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F81/CUO0/IDUR678H/F81CUO0IDUR678H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F81/CUO0/IDUR678H/F81CUO0IDUR678H.SMALL.jpg Aleator777 If you're tired of people invading your personal space, popping your bubble, or otherwise gettin' up in your business, why not send them a message by blasting them away with a water gun? Manually targeting people with your soaker of choice can be a chore, and if there is a deluge of personal space i...
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Fri, 28 Aug 2015 15:28:04 PDT
How To Make a Ball Launcher http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-a-Ball-Launcher/
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Mon, 17 Aug 2015 06:04:44 PDT
Wave your hand to control OWI Robotic Arm... no strings attached http://www.instructables.com/id/Wave-your-hand-to-control-OWI-Robotic-Arm-no-strin/
Wave your hand to control OWI Robotic Arm... no strings attached - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F45/O43A/I9OSVVDJ/F45O43AI9OSVVDJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F45/O43A/I9OSVVDJ/F45O43AI9OSVVDJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F45/O43A/I9OSVVDJ/F45O43AI9OSVVDJ.SMALL.jpg arkhipenko THE IDEA:There are at least 4 other projects on Instructables.com (as of May 13, 2015) around modifying or controlling OWI Robotic Arm. Not surprisingly, since it is such a great and inexpensive robotic kit to play with. This project is similar in spirit (i.e, control the Robotic Arm with Arduino), ...
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Fri, 15 May 2015 11:45:20 PDT
Tact: Low-cost, Advanced Prosthetic Hand http://www.instructables.com/id/Tact-Low-cost-Advanced-Prosthetic-Hand/
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Sun, 10 May 2015 11:34:06 PDT
Arduino Nano based Hexbug Scarab Robotic Spider http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Nano-based-Hexbug-Scarab-Robotic-Spider/
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 15:54:07 PDT
Planterbot - The Plant Monitoring Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Planterbot-The-Plant-Monitoring-Robot/
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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 15:09:41 PDT
Single Servo Robotic Gripper http://www.instructables.com/id/Single-Servo-Robotic-Gripper/
Single Servo Robotic Gripper - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/Q99J/I0UTNVD6/FPKQ99JI0UTNVD6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/Q99J/I0UTNVD6/FPKQ99JI0UTNVD6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/Q99J/I0UTNVD6/FPKQ99JI0UTNVD6.SMALL.jpg appleman123987 In this instructable I will show you step by step how to make a robotic gripper. You may be wondering: What does it do? It is basically a robotic hand that slowly closes and if something touches the switch while it is closing it stops so it grips onto the object that presses the switch.This instruct...
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Sat, 4 Oct 2014 16:04:27 PDT
3D Printed Robot Arm http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Robot-Arm/
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Thu, 17 Jul 2014 16:24:51 PDT
How to make a remote controlled Robotic Hand with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-Controlled-Robotic-Hand/
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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 14:13:48 PDT
Robotic Hand controlled by Gesture with Arduino + Leap Motion http://www.instructables.com/id/Robotic-Hand-controlled-by-Gesture-with-Arduino-Le/
Robotic Hand controlled by Gesture with Arduino + Leap Motion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/NZ8P/HUIML46B/FUMNZ8PHUIML46B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/NZ8P/HUIML46B/FUMNZ8PHUIML46B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/NZ8P/HUIML46B/FUMNZ8PHUIML46B.SMALL.jpg acali Hello everyone, As promised I have made a full step by step instruction for my university final project! First of all: sorry for my bad english! If something isn't clear, please leave a comment. The hand is controlled by Leap Motion + Arduino Uno (Standard Firmata, Nodejs & Johnny Five) + Se...
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Sun, 27 Apr 2014 12:12:16 PDT
Robotic Mechanical Spider http://www.instructables.com/id/Robotic-Mechanical-Spider/
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Sun, 27 Apr 2014 10:34:42 PDT
Robotic Camera Dolly System http://www.instructables.com/id/Robotic-Camera-Dolly-System/
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 13:45:23 PDT
Prosthesis with temperature sensitivity http://www.instructables.com/id/Prosthesis-with-temperature-sensitivity/
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Tue, 18 Jun 2013 21:31:08 PDT
Solar robotic beam robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-robotic-beam-robot/
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Sat, 6 Apr 2013 02:06:22 PDT
A fully 3D printable GlaDOS Robotic ceiling arm lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/A-fully-3D-printable-GlaDOS-Robotic-ceiling-arm-la/
A fully 3D printable GlaDOS Robotic ceiling arm lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/PDWY/HEI41FEG/FZZPDWYHEI41FEG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/PDWY/HEI41FEG/FZZPDWYHEI41FEG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/PDWY/HEI41FEG/FZZPDWYHEI41FEG.SMALL.jpg dragonator In this instructable I will show you how to make a fully 3D printable GlaDOS from Portal (1 and 2), that is also a lamp and can be converted into a robotic arm (how much cooler does it get), With a superled in the eye (this much cooler). Go watch it immediately: This was first intended to be a...
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Wed, 20 Mar 2013 13:37:21 PDT
LINUSBot - Line Follower Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/LINUSBot-Line-Follower-Robot/
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Sun, 27 Jan 2013 17:35:21 PST
How to Build a Robot - The BeetleBot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Robot---The-BeetleBot/
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Fri, 29 Jun 2007 20:19:20 PDT
Arduino-Controlled Robotic Drum http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Controlled-Robotic-Drum/
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Mon, 17 Sep 2012 17:23:01 PDT
OCCU(PI) Bot http://www.instructables.com/id/OCCUPI-Bot/
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Thu, 17 Nov 2011 16:14:22 PST
Simple Bots: Barreller http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Bots-Barreller/
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Thu, 29 Jul 2010 16:35:02 PDT