Instructables: exploring - photos - robot - featured Wed, 29 Jul 2015 02:58:09 PDT BLOX v1.01 EZ Robot Controlled Lost in Space B9 Robot dschulpius This is my full sized exact replica of the 1960's TV show's Lost in Space B9 Robot. I've been building it for about 2 years now. It's animation is controlled by 3 EZ Robot control boards (EZB) and his voice files were made by the origi...
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Sat, 22 Mar 2014 08:10:13 PDT
Crawlerbot 2000 rptech Check out my cool new toy guys, I (a high school student) created this magnificent monster from scratch; all parts were designed and created specifically for this project At first I designed 3d models and created blueprints of the chassis and the track system. Soon I created a die for the gears...
By: rptech

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Mon, 8 Jul 2013 14:25:02 PDT
robot lamp champx Here is a simple way to make an original lamp! just take an old motorcycle headlight, use fasteners to put the legs, make holes for eyes and mouth, buy a cheap RGB LED bulb with remote control and here is a mood lighting out of the ordinary!
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Thu, 21 Feb 2013 11:35:53 PST
Scary bots and super creeps - vibrobots with connectors, wire and cable ties ynze Make funny, scary, silly vibrating bot creatures with little more than connectors, cable ties and electrical wire. The bots in the pictures and video are just examples of what you can make. Your imagination is the limit. Thanks to the versatility of connectors, cable binders and electrical wire, the...
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Thu, 14 Feb 2013 14:06:31 PST
Alternative Design for Randofo's Simple Bot "Walker" 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...
By: M.C. Langer

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Sun, 20 Jan 2013 20:03:47 PST
Automaton Hand alasdair.robertson I was given the brief to design and construct an automaton for a university project. It was stipulated that the piece's mechanical parts must be constructed of laser cut acrylic. The model was to be marked on complexity, innovativeness and amount of moving parts. The materials used must be 3mm thick...
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Wed, 26 Dec 2012 10:28:23 PST
Steampunk Nutcracker treese1 Meet Walnutsworth- the newest addition to my holiday nutcracker collection. Started our as a "blank" wooden nutcracker but after a day of painting, building, and decorating, he is now a steampunk gentleman complete with clockwork robotic arm and jetpack! Enjoy!
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Mon, 10 Dec 2012 10:28:52 PST
Robot Caterpillar Tank Treads, Johnny Five Style - 3D Print Tomdf When I was but a wee little inventor, I saw a movie that forever imprinted itself into my soul. This picture told the gripping tale of mans' ever loosening control over its own technology; a film that dared ask the question "What makes us alive?" This masterpiece of the cinema was, of course, Short...
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Mon, 3 Dec 2012 09:19:40 PST
Transformers Costume: H1 Hummer tblood3846   Here is the costume that I made this year. It is a transformers costume. I change from robot mode when I am standing up into an H1 Hummer (vehicle mode) when I lay down on my stomach. This thing took me around 90 hours total though a lot of that time was spend sitting on my couch deep in thou...
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Wed, 7 Nov 2012 22:07:20 PST
Malfunctioning Robot JMM1967 Our eight-year-old son wanted to be a malfunctioning robot for Halloween, so we created a costume that includes lights, robot music and looks a bit menacing. The video gives you a tour of the finished project. GENERAL: We found many of the components to make this costume from a surplus store (...
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Sat, 3 Nov 2012 23:07:52 PDT
These ARE the droids we're looking for! C-3PO and R2-D2! trappedinabelljar My husband and I being nerds, we have encouraged both of our children to love Starwars. After my 7 year old had her birthday themed around it, I came across a bit of fan art on Tumblr, and happily showed My elsest how much it looked like her and her sister.  That's when she decided that THIS was go...
By: trappedinabelljar

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Sat, 3 Nov 2012 13:40:39 PDT
Locutus of Borg Costume (Cyborg) With real robotics, lights, and sound and 36,000 mAh of power!! KCB Electronics Hello, I've always been a huge fan of technology! I've always been good with wires (I have thousands of random wires I've collected throughout the years) My other talents consists of soldering, modifying components, computers, and game systems, operating systems etc. Star Trek The Next Generation m...
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Mon, 29 Oct 2012 10:16:36 PDT
Graphing on an Arduino, the EASY WAY! Chowmix12 Sometimes when you're testing a sensor or debugging a value in an Arduino project, you want to see something other than numbers flying by in the Serial Monitor. However, you want to get the sensor working quickly, and you don't want to take the time to write code to graph it or display it in an intr...
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Mon, 2 Jul 2012 11:02:23 PDT
Portal 2 Themed bedroom treese1 Hiya friends from the interwebs! I'm here to show you a little bit of what my brother and I did this summer. (still a little bit of a work in progress and I will update this as more and more things get completed) But anywho- Over the summer, my brother and I decided to theme his room to the Valve ...
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Thu, 29 Sep 2011 17:52:57 PDT
Mechanical Hand vandalex Tools used: Drill/Driver, several different types of plyers, dremel tool (mostly for precision cutting the metal scraps used for the frame), hot glue gun, small screw drivers Main ingredient found at home depot: spring loaded toggle bolts(3 different sizes).  I used 14 of these total, to form the f...
By: vandalex

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Sun, 20 May 2012 01:30:34 PDT
Plasmashock -- NES Zapper / Transformers / LEGO crossover! Baron von Brunk Here it is, the final version and high-res display of my newest creation: Plasmashock, the NES Zapper pistol / Transformers ultimate geeky crossover! For its transformation mechanism, I built it more similar to Megatron rather than Shockwave; both Transformers used their gun handles as legs, only S...
By: Baron von Brunk

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Mon, 20 Feb 2012 13:29:19 PST
Wood Block Robots littlebadwren A simple and fun gift for any young scientist!!!  I used 3/4" lumber BUT next time I will use 1 1/4" lumber.  The robot pieces shown are TOO challenging for a young scientist to stack without tumbling.  Cut wood on a jig saw in many crazy robot shapes...think "head", "abdomen", and "legs".  Sand the...
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Thu, 16 Feb 2012 19:08:00 PST
Instructables Robot Ears Doctor What I made a pair of the awesome headphones out of ear protectors (classic instructable), but with a twist. Obviously, it wasn't instructable worthy, so it might make a good slideshow. Just more proof that the Instructables Robot is taking over.
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Tue, 12 Aug 2008 21:12:26 PDT
7FT Gundam - Ultimate Papercraft visualspicer After burning my 4FT Freedom Gundam papercraft in 2010 I was determined to create a bigger and better replacement. This 7FT Gundam Mk-2 papercraft became the result of my goal, made up of 1250 parts on 720 pages, for a total paper weight of 10lb (4.5kg). Using time-lapse photography, video editing ...
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Mon, 14 Nov 2011 22:49:19 PST
Interactive Vintage Robot Costume seanmichaelhunt robo-matic from David Andora on Vimeo. My robot halloween costume was inspired by a variety of vintage toy robots. The construction is basic boxing with foam board and hot glue so much of the fun was in finding lights, gizmos, and objects that suited the style and could be fairly easily atta...
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Thu, 3 Nov 2011 11:06:24 PDT
Halloween Robot Quilted Wall Hanging lizzyastro I made this quilted wall hanging based on Jonnybo111's drawing. First I taped the drawing to a window and traced through on the back of the paper - this reversed all the parts. Then I traced each part onto bondaweb, a heat fusible adhesive that comes as paper-backed sheets, cut each shape out roug...
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Sun, 30 Oct 2011 09:44:03 PDT
Integral Smoking Machine - Cigarette Smoking Robot FlipVans1966 Integral Smoking Machine will smoke perpetually; considering you have it turned on and always give it a cigarette. Suction possible by a billow system built from assorted parts operated by two K'nex motors. Final version shown in photos (has been a work in progress). Inhales profusely.
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Tue, 18 Oct 2011 16:19:55 PDT
Wobbly, a Mini Biped robot Ro-Bot-X Long time ago I wanted to build a multi servo robot, like a biped or a hexapod. After seeing OddBot’s Mini Biped robot, I wanted to build one just for fun until I could afford to get the number of servos required for a full robot. This is how Wobbly was born. He has 4 servos for the legs and one ser...
By: Ro-Bot-X

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Sat, 25 Jun 2011 15:46:09 PDT
The Instructables Mini Wallet AngryRedhead BEHOLD!  Robot can do much more than look after Instructables - he can look after your money (credit cards, gift cards, and old student ID)! To sew: Using a zipper foot on your sewing machine and leaving a long tail of thread, straight stitch along the sides and bottom pivoting at each corner....
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Tue, 24 May 2011 17:11:56 PDT
I ROBOT.(My yellow Friend). Mr.Sanchez Instructables robot is the best friend you could Have so as a tribute to this Yellow friend all of us love ,I dare to make something with stuff from my own home.This is my Humble version of the Instructables Robot, I hope you like it rated and vote.Check the Update... Hat styles.!!!
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Fri, 3 Jun 2011 13:28:03 PDT
Motorized Uniwheel Toy Thing (Mutt) JimRD Warning: cd rotors are dangerous, one of mine exploded on another project as it was cracked. Wear safety glasses. After watching the animated movie Robots for the nth time I thought it would be cool to have one of those speedy unicycle robots and after much ru...
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Fri, 6 May 2011 08:09:31 PDT
Robot Sculptures, sometimes Jiggly Wiggly always awesome HerArtSheLoves Each robot is handmade by me. Polymer clay is shaped into robotic goodness, beads added for eyes and wire woven into springs that make the neck, arms & legs (coiling gizmo rocks). After baking, multiple coats of varnish are brushed on for protection and shiny delight. Including, "Grungy Bot" series:...
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Mon, 28 Mar 2011 12:34:41 PDT
Animatronic Fish iminthebathroom This is sadly another mere photo-instructable.  This was built before I discovered instructables, and sadly before I started taking pictures of steps along the way.  My buddy Paul was always telling em to document my builds, pesky hindsight!  Video to be posted soon - Oh look-ee videos posted! ...
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Mon, 28 Feb 2011 20:34:01 PST
Simple Animatronic (robotic hand) made of Chain r570sv This is very similar to: I was originally going to build this as the link recommended - but I hate glue, tape and plastic.  I want it welded/brazed/bolted together so I opted for what you see in the picture.  Took quite a few tips ...
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Fri, 19 Feb 2010 18:53:46 PST
THE GINGER-BOT GianniMora  One day the instructables robot and a gingerbread woman named ginger got married... 9 months later the ginger-bot was born ;)
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Sun, 20 Dec 2009 15:56:35 PST
Robot from an inpropper engagement mikeasaurus 9 months ago I was on vacation in Disneyland, I was on the adult side drinking peach daiquiris and chatting with Goofy about how Disney should have cage matches when he recommends that I ride Space Mountain. Now I usually don't get upset, but I had already been on Space Mountain about 4 times alread...
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Sun, 22 Jun 2008 15:11:52 PDT
Evil Robot of Doom! Charles IV I made this thing today using parts from 2 hard drives, a old Sony CD player, an RC car, sim cards, a lighter and a pinewood derby car. It is equipped with motors to make it move, a flamethrower and a light-up face with LED. I can get the flame from the flamethrower much bigger but my lighter was ru...
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Sun, 10 Feb 2008 19:04:44 PST
Instructables Robot Cartoons caitlinsdad There are a million stories in this big Instructables community. These are a few that deserve to be told. Inspired by the offbeat works of Gary Larson and his Far Side (c) cartoons, I encourage you to figure out what makes these people unique. Be warned, lurking in the forum is addictive. Join the f...
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Sat, 5 Apr 2008 20:55:25 PDT