Instructables: exploring - technology - walker http://www.instructables.com Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:43:30 PST BLOX v1.01 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
BoB the BiPed http://www.instructables.com/id/BoB-the-BiPed/
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Mon, 20 May 2013 15:49:58 PDT
Alternative Design for Randofo's Simple Bot "Walker" http://www.instructables.com/id/Alternative-Design-of-Randofos-Walker-with-upcyc/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F7L/NLH1/HBXWS9IA/F7LNLH1HBXWS9IA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7L/NLH1/HBXWS9IA/F7LNLH1HBXWS9IA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7L/NLH1/HBXWS9IA/F7LNLH1HBXWS9IA.SMALL.jpg M.C. Langer There is a problem about some instructables: it's easy to find the materials in some countries, but it can be hard (or expensive) to find them in another. Frecuently, I've been asked about how to build some of my reuse projects because it's not easy to find stuff, as an example, oven knobs (those a...
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Sun, 20 Jan 2013 20:03:47 PST
Make a real (cheap) hexapod ! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-real-cheap-hexapod-/
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Wed, 16 May 2012 16:32:36 PDT
Simple Walker Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Walker-Robot/
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Mon, 2 Apr 2012 08:28:22 PDT
MegaPed http://www.instructables.com/id/MegaPed/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FFE/H3GR/H05NTAYR/FFEH3GRH05NTAYR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFE/H3GR/H05NTAYR/FFEH3GRH05NTAYR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFE/H3GR/H05NTAYR/FFEH3GRH05NTAYR.SMALL.jpg megaduty Yo, This Instructable details how to build a low cost 4 servo Arduino Uno controlled bipedal robot that is framed with inexpensive 3D printed “I Braces”; that can hold a standard servo and interconnect with additional braces to form various modular structures.  My goal in this project was to: A. ...
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Sun, 25 Mar 2012 21:32:07 PDT
The mobility walker shopper Cart http://www.instructables.com/id/Shopping-Cart-2/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FOY/RRIK/GSUT1ROA/FOYRRIKGSUT1ROA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOY/RRIK/GSUT1ROA/FOYRRIKGSUT1ROA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOY/RRIK/GSUT1ROA/FOYRRIKGSUT1ROA.SMALL.jpg daveat This Fun Project was the result of someone in need of retaining his living arrangements, as the old cart was cutting up the walls, banging, crashing,  and all matters of destruction.  The old cart was a sorry state, flat worn solid wheels didn't help.  Since I am the only one I know willing to repai...
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Tue, 6 Dec 2011 07:11:53 PST
How to build your own PVC Walker http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-your-own-PVC-Walker/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/RC7Z/GUKARQXM/FYXRC7ZGUKARQXM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/RC7Z/GUKARQXM/FYXRC7ZGUKARQXM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/RC7Z/GUKARQXM/FYXRC7ZGUKARQXM.SMALL.jpg gluckc Learn how to make your own walker from PVC pipe and other parts available at any hardware store.
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Wed, 9 Nov 2011 14:52:47 PST
easy Knex quadruped walker http://www.instructables.com/id/easy-Knex-quadruped-walker/
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Fri, 29 Jul 2011 08:28:01 PDT
Portable Camera Crane Base http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Camera-Crane-Base/
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Sun, 8 May 2011 19:18:41 PDT
Seat for a walker http://www.instructables.com/id/Seat-for-a-walker/
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Thu, 3 Feb 2011 10:59:49 PST
Six Legged Walking Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Six-Legged-Walking-Robot/
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Mon, 30 Aug 2010 19:14:24 PDT
Simple Bots: Walker http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Bots-Walker/
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Tue, 27 Jul 2010 00:08:31 PDT
Child's wheelchair tray http://www.instructables.com/id/Childs-wheelchair-tray/
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Mon, 24 May 2010 03:24:49 PDT
Klokwerx - A six legged clockwork/lego Automaton http://www.instructables.com/id/Klokwerx-A-six-legged-clockworklego-Automaton/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/7M0V/G76MFBYN/FMC7M0VG76MFBYN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/7M0V/G76MFBYN/FMC7M0VG76MFBYN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/7M0V/G76MFBYN/FMC7M0VG76MFBYN.SMALL.jpg agent036 Klokwerx is my second prototype in this project. Eventually the plan is to replace all of the Legos with wood, brass, and steel. The heart of Klokwerx is an antique brass and steel Seth Thomas clock movement circa 1890. Getting junked movements for my projects is one of the best fringe benefits of b...
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Wed, 24 Mar 2010 18:19:08 PDT
The Carpet Crawler - A BEAM Robot. http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Carpet-Crawler-A-BEAM-Robot/
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Tue, 2 Feb 2010 15:22:43 PST
Arduino Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Robot-v1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/DKNG/FZHLB8FL/FGWDKNGFZHLB8FL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/DKNG/FZHLB8FL/FGWDKNGFZHLB8FL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/DKNG/FZHLB8FL/FGWDKNGFZHLB8FL.SMALL.jpg c0ffeepowder This bipedal robot is built as cheaply as possible. Hence there are no sensors, fancy servos or brackets.Height of robot: 20cmWeight of frame: 150gWeight of batteries: 210gMicrocontroller: Arduino DuemilanovePower supply: 6xAA batteries (7.8V)Servos: 6x r/c micro servos (HXT900)Main building materia...
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Tue, 15 Sep 2009 06:16:39 PDT
How To Modify A Hitec HS-65HB Servo W/Kryptonite Gears For Continuous Rotation http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Modify-A-Hitec-HS-65HB-Servo-For-Continuous/
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Tue, 21 Jul 2009 21:13:45 PDT
simpleWalker: 4-legged 2-servo walking robot http://www.instructables.com/id/simpleWalker-4-legged-2-servo-walking-robot/
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Fri, 20 Feb 2009 08:29:45 PST
How to build the one motor walker! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-the-one-motor-walker/
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Sat, 12 Jul 2008 15:33:10 PDT
Knex Walker, by bannana inventor. http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Walker-by-bannana-inventor_1/
Knex Walker, by bannana inventor. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/H1D1/FIHVM30M/FH2H1D1FIHVM30M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/H1D1/FIHVM30M/FH2H1D1FIHVM30M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/H1D1/FIHVM30M/FH2H1D1FIHVM30M.SMALL.jpg bannana inventor This is knex walker I made. It's about 18in x 12in. It's walks at a good pace, and never trips. Enjoy and don't forget to vote for this in the Robot Contest if you liked it. :D Building the frame. Build the frame as shown. Building the Feet. Build the feet as shown. Picture three is a side vie...
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Sat, 12 Jul 2008 06:25:28 PDT
Large Dancing Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Magical-Humping-Machine/
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Sun, 27 Jan 2008 16:00:29 PST
A Servo-based 4-legged Walker http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Servo-based-4-legged-Walker/
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By: The Real Elliot

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