Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - technology - robots http://www.instructables.com Mon, 8 Feb 2016 23:56:21 PST BLOX v1.01 A Soft Robotic Gripper for the MeArm http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Soft-Robotic-Gripper-for-the-MeArm/
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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 23:27:17 PST
Goosestepping Robot (Passive ramp walker propelled by movable weight) http://www.instructables.com/id/Goosestepping-Robot-Passive-Ramp-Walker-Propelled-/
Goosestepping Robot (Passive ramp walker propelled by movable weight) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/U1W0/IK75BJLX/FK9U1W0IK75BJLX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/U1W0/IK75BJLX/FK9U1W0IK75BJLX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/U1W0/IK75BJLX/FK9U1W0IK75BJLX.SMALL.jpg JimRD There is an old fashion toy that you put on a ramp and gravity will walk it down. I wanted to propel the toy forward without using a ramp so came up with an idea to use a swinging weight to move the center of gravity over the front leg and then the rear led which causes it "walk". And it works. Not ...
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Wed, 3 Feb 2016 13:03:52 PST
Control a Zumo Robot Using the ESP8266 http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-a-Zumo-Robot-Using-the-ESP8266/
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Wed, 3 Feb 2016 07:39:19 PST
Self Balancing Skates - Crowdfunding Project - Timeline http://www.instructables.com/id/Self-Balancing-Skates-Crowdfunding-Project-Timelin/
Self Balancing Skates - Crowdfunding Project - Timeline - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/LH5C/IJYV2HMK/FUZLH5CIJYV2HMK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/LH5C/IJYV2HMK/FUZLH5CIJYV2HMK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/LH5C/IJYV2HMK/FUZLH5CIJYV2HMK.SMALL.jpg motivado Welcome to this crowdfunding project where the objective is having enough funds from Youtube to build what is our most exciting model of self-balancing skates.If you want to help and support this idea, please watch, like and share this video to make it viral, so YouTube will reward us and we will be...
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Mon, 1 Feb 2016 23:05:17 PST
EEZYbotDELTA 3Dprinted Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/EEZYbotDELTA-3Dprinted-Robot/
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Mon, 1 Feb 2016 14:23:56 PST
MiniSub ROV http://www.instructables.com/id/MiniSub-ROV/
MiniSub ROV - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDI/SI5W/IK2V09I6/FDISI5WIK2V09I6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDI/SI5W/IK2V09I6/FDISI5WIK2V09I6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDI/SI5W/IK2V09I6/FDISI5WIK2V09I6.SMALL.jpg Aleator777 The ocean is calling your name! Creatures, seascapes, and treasures both natural and man-made lie just below the surface of the world's waters waiting to be found. You could wear a suit and dip in, but why go to all that trouble when you could just send a robot instead? Enjoy a dry adventure with ...
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 13:19:11 PST
Mechatronic Basketball Shooter http://www.instructables.com/id/Mechatronic-Basketball-Shooter/
Mechatronic Basketball Shooter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFU/QFMB/IJYURJMK/FFUQFMBIJYURJMK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFU/QFMB/IJYURJMK/FFUQFMBIJYURJMK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFU/QFMB/IJYURJMK/FFUQFMBIJYURJMK.SMALL.jpg chienline Seeing my Arduino Arm (for Office Catapult) laying around, I was thinking "What else can I do with it?" At the moment I was having my Basketball ring renewed. I need to move my body a little, rather than just sitting in the office. Then this Mechatronic Basketball Shooter crossed my mind. I have an ...
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Sat, 30 Jan 2016 15:08:50 PST
Simple 3D Printed Arduino Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-3D-Printed-Arduino-Robot/
Simple 3D Printed Arduino Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/2SDM/IJYURJIL/FU12SDMIJYURJIL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/2SDM/IJYURJIL/FU12SDMIJYURJIL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/2SDM/IJYURJIL/FU12SDMIJYURJIL.SMALL.jpg andrewbevelhymer Who doesn't want to build a robot? As a kid, I dreamed of building robots. Now, anyone of any age with just a little bit of knowledge can build a simple robot! I will show you how to do just that.The Robot This robot has a 3D printed chassis. It has an arduino uno for the brains, continous rotation ...
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Sat, 30 Jan 2016 09:43:19 PST
Controlling the Actobotics Dual Motor Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Controlling-the-Actobotics-Dual-Motor-Controller/
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Fri, 29 Jan 2016 09:35:16 PST
Mini Light Seeker http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Light-Seeker/
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Fri, 29 Jan 2016 06:53:10 PST
Building The Builder Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-the-Builder-Robot/
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Wed, 27 Jan 2016 07:35:21 PST
A BeagleBone Tutorial - Getting Started With Motor Bridge Cape http://www.instructables.com/id/A-BeagleBone-Tutorial-Getting-Started-With-Motor-B/
A BeagleBone Tutorial - Getting Started With Motor Bridge Cape - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY9/68FK/IJQOBQG0/FY968FKIJQOBQG0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY9/68FK/IJQOBQG0/FY968FKIJQOBQG0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY9/68FK/IJQOBQG0/FY968FKIJQOBQG0.SMALL.jpg __loovee__ This project is a tutorial which can teach you how to use the Motor Bridge Cape on BBB or BBG, and I’ll show you a demo that can drive six servos two DC motors and one Stepper motor at one time. About Motor Bridge Cape The Motor Bridge Cape features bi-directional motor control using two TB6612FN...
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Sun, 24 Jan 2016 18:43:07 PST
Humanoid Robot Mimics Human http://www.instructables.com/id/Humanoid-Robot-Mimics-Human/
Humanoid Robot Mimics Human - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/PRQN/IJSX1U82/F8HPRQNIJSX1U82.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/PRQN/IJSX1U82/F8HPRQNIJSX1U82.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/PRQN/IJSX1U82/F8HPRQNIJSX1U82.SMALL.jpg avarshney65 Hey everyone, My project uses the Microsoft Kinect for the Xbox 360 and a human biped robot. I always see companies making humans able to control biped robots, but they always make the user wear sensors. So I thought, why not create a cheap prototype of being able to control a biped robot, but...
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Sun, 24 Jan 2016 15:53:13 PST
Android APP to control a 3DPrinted Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Android-APP-to-Control-a-3DPrinted-Robot/
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Sun, 24 Jan 2016 14:23:01 PST
How to use: CHEAP Arduino Mp3 Shield for Making Robot Talk http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Use-CHEAP-Arduino-Mp3-Shield-for-Making-Rob/
How to use: CHEAP Arduino Mp3 Shield for Making Robot Talk - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVE/URM0/IJRHLIHL/FVEURM0IJRHLIHL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVE/URM0/IJRHLIHL/FVEURM0IJRHLIHL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVE/URM0/IJRHLIHL/FVEURM0IJRHLIHL.SMALL.jpg matthewh8 This video is going to show you how to give your robot a voice for as cheap as possible. For some reason I had trouble, not only finding an inexpensive mp3 shield, but understanding the documentation as well. I figured I would share my code here to save people some time. You will need an Elechouse m...
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Sat, 23 Jan 2016 11:53:57 PST
B-robot EVO. The self balancing robot http://www.instructables.com/id/B-robot-EVO-the-Self-Balancing-Robot/
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Fri, 22 Jan 2016 10:50:40 PST
WiFi RC Rat http://www.instructables.com/id/WiFi-RC-Rat/
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Fri, 22 Jan 2016 09:49:46 PST
Dial and Draw http://www.instructables.com/id/Dial-and-Draw/
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Fri, 22 Jan 2016 09:38:48 PST
DIY Life-Size Phone Controlled BB8 Droid http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Life-Size-Phone-Controlled-BB8-Droid/
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 07:47:24 PST
BB-8 Droid, 3D Printed & Remote Controlled http://www.instructables.com/id/BB-8-Droid-3D-Printed-Remote-Controlled/
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 07:04:48 PST
Ai.Fram Apollo assameble instrcution http://www.instructables.com/id/AiFrame-AIF-44-0-Apollo-Assameble-Instrcution/
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 06:12:52 PST
Luxo Jr. Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Luxo-Jr-Robot/
Luxo Jr. Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/W92H/IJHHO98U/FZPW92HIJHHO98U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/W92H/IJHHO98U/FZPW92HIJHHO98U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/W92H/IJHHO98U/FZPW92HIJHHO98U.SMALL.jpg Timvdv Attention: This is a work in progress!Video of the finished productChristmas Pixi (on facebook)IntroductionPixar is famous for their Luxo Jr. lamp. I like the character of the lamp so much I actually wanted to interact with it myself. Therefore I needed a robot arm. Luckily I don't have to start fro...
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Sun, 17 Jan 2016 19:42:25 PST
Line Follower Robot Without Arduino or Microcontroller http://www.instructables.com/id/Line-Follower-Robot-Without-Arduino-or-Microcontro/
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Sun, 17 Jan 2016 04:25:10 PST
Juego De Coding (programación) Para Niños http://www.instructables.com/id/Juego-De-Coding-programación-Para-Niños/
Juego De Coding (programación) Para Niños - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/CDGB/IJHJPIVI/F7UCDGBIJHJPIVI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/CDGB/IJHJPIVI/F7UCDGBIJHJPIVI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/CDGB/IJHJPIVI/F7UCDGBIJHJPIVI.SMALL.jpg tomasdecamino Este es un instructable para crear un juego sencillo para enseñar a programar a niños. La idea es muy similar al juego Cubetto de Primo, pero la idea es que sea completamente modificable y hackeable. Por eso comparto el código, explicación del código y los archivos para poder construir con cortado l...
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Sat, 16 Jan 2016 15:07:55 PST
Kardbot http://www.instructables.com/id/Kardbot/
Kardbot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/TPM1/IJEOS3F6/F9QTPM1IJEOS3F6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/TPM1/IJEOS3F6/F9QTPM1IJEOS3F6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/TPM1/IJEOS3F6/F9QTPM1IJEOS3F6.SMALL.jpg pvbot Kardbot is a is a simple plug, program and play (PPP) robot. It is an easy beginners, and affordable, robot without the hassles of soldering, using toxic glue and understanding schematics. Kardbot was inspired by variations of "Servo Walker" at Instructables site. Just a few parts are need ...
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Thu, 14 Jan 2016 13:36:45 PST
DIY Bluetooth Phone Controlled BB-8 Droid with Arduino UNO http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bluetooth-Phone-Controlled-BB-8-Droid-With-Ard/
DIY Bluetooth Phone Controlled BB-8 Droid with Arduino UNO - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/KE3H/IJLPPS74/F7WKE3HIJLPPS74.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/KE3H/IJLPPS74/F7WKE3HIJLPPS74.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/KE3H/IJLPPS74/F7WKE3HIJLPPS74.SMALL.jpg Imetomi I'm a huge Star Wars fan and when I saw the Star Wars: The Force Awakens I thought that I need a BB-8 droid. It was awesome how this little sphere moved in the movie. So I decided that I'll make this droid that is based on the Arduino UNO (or other microcontroller). In this instructable I'm going to...
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Thu, 14 Jan 2016 12:58:26 PST
How to Make a Mini Bug Robot? http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Mini-Bug-Robot/
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Thu, 14 Jan 2016 09:25:57 PST
PUSH-BUTTON CONTROLLED CAR WITH ROBOTIC ARM http://www.instructables.com/id/PUSH-BUTTON-CONTROLLED-CAR-WITH-ROBOTIC-ARM/
PUSH-BUTTON CONTROLLED CAR WITH ROBOTIC ARM - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/O193/IJBRTYVE/FF9O193IJBRTYVE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/O193/IJBRTYVE/FF9O193IJBRTYVE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/O193/IJBRTYVE/FF9O193IJBRTYVE.SMALL.jpg Anmol Singh Hello everybody! I am going to describe how I built a car which can move around, grab and pick up ping-pong balls (or any other small objects of similar size) with the help of a robotic arm and deposit them in a box/ enclosure. MATERIALS REQUIRED Four Plastic Boxes (1 for the car, 1 for the 1st ...
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Wed, 13 Jan 2016 07:37:31 PST
How to Build a Screw-Propelled Vehicles http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Screw-Propelled-Vehicles/
How to Build a Screw-Propelled Vehicles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY1/AFRK/IJBTYKPL/FY1AFRKIJBTYKPL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY1/AFRK/IJBTYKPL/FY1AFRKIJBTYKPL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY1/AFRK/IJBTYKPL/FY1AFRKIJBTYKPL.SMALL.jpg Makerworks Recently, surfing on the internet, I found the screw-propelled vehicle invented in the early 20th century very interesting.With strong off-road capability, this vehicle is designed to cope with almost all kinds of landforms, such as snow, swamp, water, desert and forest, except normal asphalt road.D...
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Wed, 13 Jan 2016 01:36:19 PST
Wheeled Robot Platform http://www.instructables.com/id/Wheeled-Robot-Platform/
Wheeled Robot Platform - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMW/7RQD/IJ6CBLXH/FMW7RQDIJ6CBLXH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMW/7RQD/IJ6CBLXH/FMW7RQDIJ6CBLXH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMW/7RQD/IJ6CBLXH/FMW7RQDIJ6CBLXH.SMALL.jpg cartonerdd The purpose of this proyect, consist on the development of a simple, easy to assembly and maintain robot base. Also space for the sensors, actuators and electronic will be available inside the platform Sketchs and drafts The requirements are: enought space for the electronics, sensors and battery...
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Fri, 8 Jan 2016 23:24:12 PST
Yarcow (Yet Another Rover Controlled Over Wifi) - Makeblock, Arduino, Droidscript http://www.instructables.com/id/Yarcow-Yet-Another-Rover-Controlled-Over-Wifi-Make/
Yarcow (Yet Another Rover Controlled Over Wifi) - Makeblock, Arduino, Droidscript - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/R3MO/IJ3531ZJ/FUUR3MOIJ3531ZJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/R3MO/IJ3531ZJ/FUUR3MOIJ3531ZJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/R3MO/IJ3531ZJ/FUUR3MOIJ3531ZJ.SMALL.jpg RaS_KoR In this Instructable, we will look how to build a Wifi/web controlled rover based on Makeblock Starter Robot Kit and on Dave-Smart's howto.How it's work :The rover is controlled into a browser (smartphone or computer), the commands are send through WebSocket to the Droidscript IDE which communicates...
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Thu, 7 Jan 2016 08:38:24 PST
How to Make a Robotic Car at Home http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Robotic-Car-at-Home/
How to Make a Robotic Car at Home - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRT/806E/IJ6CF03I/FRT806EIJ6CF03I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRT/806E/IJ6CF03I/FRT806EIJ6CF03I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRT/806E/IJ6CF03I/FRT806EIJ6CF03I.SMALL.jpg ashwinisinha make a ribotic car at home THINGS YOU NEED Firstly get out the following th8ngs in order to make it.1 dc motor.1 hot glue.1 plastic spoon.1 9v dc battery.3 wheels as in pic Now do as in pics Firstly make holes as in pic Now do as shown in pics now connect the battery to motor now it is r...
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Thu, 7 Jan 2016 06:49:27 PST
Robotic Hand http://www.instructables.com/id/Robotic-Hand-1/
Robotic Hand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQU/QKCG/IJ1TWKWZ/FQUQKCGIJ1TWKWZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQU/QKCG/IJ1TWKWZ/FQUQKCGIJ1TWKWZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQU/QKCG/IJ1TWKWZ/FQUQKCGIJ1TWKWZ.SMALL.jpg RiteshYadav well this hand can work like human hand but it is really hard to operate.so be careful in making it as a minor mistake may effect its efficiency.let's get started material syringe - 2 mm x 83.5 mm x 105 mm x 107.5 mm x 21 ball bearingplastic hollow cube box or iron box or any other basesilver ha...
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Wed, 6 Jan 2016 00:46:20 PST
How to Make a Scissor-type Extension Arm http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Scissor-type-Extension-Arm/
How to Make a Scissor-type Extension Arm - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/MVQO/IJ1PKM9Z/FFHMVQOIJ1PKM9Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/MVQO/IJ1PKM9Z/FFHMVQOIJ1PKM9Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/MVQO/IJ1PKM9Z/FFHMVQOIJ1PKM9Z.SMALL.jpg Makerworks Scissor-type extension arm is a common extension device which has relatively short stroke and can extend proportionally, as showed in the picture above.The displacement of B =the displacement of A x the number of the segmentsFor instance, the above picture2 shows a 4-segment extension arm, hence the...
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Tue, 5 Jan 2016 21:06:39 PST
IoT Photon + Leap Motion-Based Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/IoT-Photon-Leap-Motion-Based-Robot/
IoT Photon + Leap Motion-Based Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/QAWQ/IIYWSEQ9/FWCQAWQIIYWSEQ9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/QAWQ/IIYWSEQ9/FWCQAWQIIYWSEQ9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/QAWQ/IIYWSEQ9/FWCQAWQIIYWSEQ9.SMALL.jpg link2_thepast A while ago, I built a PICAXE-based Touchless Sensor Controlled Robot that used a hand movement-tracking Leap Motion sensor to drive. Unfortunately, that robot needed to be plugged into a computer to function, which limited its usefulness. To fix this, I decided to go wireless with a Particle Photo...
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Sun, 3 Jan 2016 13:05:33 PST
Automata Motion Teaching Aid http://www.instructables.com/id/Automata-Motion-Teaching-Aid/
Automata Motion Teaching Aid - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/B8M7/IIT716LK/FFYB8M7IIT716LK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/B8M7/IIT716LK/FFYB8M7IIT716LK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/B8M7/IIT716LK/FFYB8M7IIT716LK.SMALL.jpg Milz2000 This is a GCSE DT Systems and Control practise project I have created. This is a task my teacher has set our whole class and in which we have freedom to create things to meet the requirements. Sorry for the lack of uploads im afraid exams take priority.I will try to post whenever I can. Contents ...
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Thu, 31 Dec 2015 04:02:35 PST
How to Make an A.I. Part 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-an-AI-Part-2/
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Wed, 30 Dec 2015 09:29:53 PST
solar robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Robot/
solar robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/LMAX/IKECOSAO/FNNLMAXIKECOSAO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/LMAX/IKECOSAO/FNNLMAXIKECOSAO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/LMAX/IKECOSAO/FNNLMAXIKECOSAO.SMALL.jpg robotfreak101 This is a solar or battery powered robot I made. hope u like it please comment. and check out randy sarafans page @randofo Materials (x1) Solar panel (x2) Standard servos (x1) 9V battery snap(x4) AA rechargeable batteries(x1) 4 x AA Battery holder(x6) zip-tie mounts(x1) 12" metal strap(x2) plast...
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Wed, 30 Dec 2015 09:10:46 PST
Animatronic Mini Golf http://www.instructables.com/id/Animatronic-Mini-Golf/
Animatronic Mini Golf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/QYSF/IIJ4SQWP/FN1QYSFIIJ4SQWP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/QYSF/IIJ4SQWP/FN1QYSFIIJ4SQWP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/QYSF/IIJ4SQWP/FN1QYSFIIJ4SQWP.SMALL.jpg zacharyianhoward Exploding volcanos, dinosaurs, and animatronic tiki guards! This isn't your classic game of mini golf. Putt up the wooden bridge into the mouth of the volcano and trigger an explosion that just might roll your ball in for a hole-in-one. Miss by just a little, and subject yourself to the laughter of ...
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Wed, 23 Dec 2015 11:23:41 PST
(Yet Another) DIY Arduino Robotics Platform- A Robot Chassis From Spare Parts http://www.instructables.com/id/Yet-Another-DIY-Arduino-Robotics-Platform-a-Robot-/
(Yet Another) DIY Arduino Robotics Platform- A Robot Chassis From Spare Parts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/R60C/IIHPGKAF/F82R60CIIHPGKAF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/R60C/IIHPGKAF/F82R60CIIHPGKAF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/R60C/IIHPGKAF/F82R60CIIHPGKAF.SMALL.jpg Chuck Stephens I gave my nephew an Arduino starter kit a few months ago. I asked my sister how he was doing with it and she said he'd had a few problems figuring it out. I'll be seeing him the week after Christmas, so I told him to bring the kit and we can do something with it. I wanted to buy him a simple robotic...
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Wed, 23 Dec 2015 00:03:13 PST
Soft Robotic Grabber (No 3D Printer Required) http://www.instructables.com/id/Soft-Robotic-Grabber-No-3D-Printer-Required/
Soft Robotic Grabber (No 3D Printer Required) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/6W4L/IIHPFYBC/FI56W4LIIHPFYBC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/6W4L/IIHPFYBC/FI56W4LIIHPFYBC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/6W4L/IIHPFYBC/FI56W4LIIHPFYBC.SMALL.jpg Harrison_89 Soft robotics is a new and exciting field in robotics research. However, entering soft robotics as a hobbyist can be difficult and expensive because 3D printers are almost always required to make the robot molds. To remove this technology barrier, I developed a mold that can be easily made with card...
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Tue, 22 Dec 2015 18:08:30 PST
Linklt One Car: Bluetooth, HC-SR04, L298N http://www.instructables.com/id/Linklt-One-Car-Bluetooth-HC-SR04-L298N/
Linklt One Car: Bluetooth, HC-SR04, L298N - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/LDFK/IIGEB6OB/FSPLDFKIIGEB6OB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/LDFK/IIGEB6OB/FSPLDFKIIGEB6OB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/LDFK/IIGEB6OB/FSPLDFKIIGEB6OB.SMALL.jpg GaboRedfield Vamos a crear un carro que use comunicación Bluetooth y el motorshield L298N.Indice:MaterialesConexiónCódigoRecordar que la LinkLT opera a 3.3 y muchos motorshields no son compactibles. Materiales Linklt OneCablesL298NHC-SR04 (Omitido por el momento)2 Morores DC con su motoreductorBatería que bri...
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Tue, 22 Dec 2015 07:33:31 PST
Miniature Autonomous Blimp http://www.instructables.com/id/Miniature-Autonomous-Blimp/
Miniature Autonomous Blimp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/0JQD/IIG9XCZ2/FQH0JQDIIG9XCZ2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/0JQD/IIG9XCZ2/FQH0JQDIIG9XCZ2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/0JQD/IIG9XCZ2/FQH0JQDIIG9XCZ2.SMALL.jpg Aleator777 Autonomous drones and the like have become a hot topic lately and have many active communities working to expand their capabilities. Everyone seems to have multi-rotor drone these days, which leaves other aircraft behind. I think it's time to take back the skies, (slowly) by building your own miniat...
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Mon, 21 Dec 2015 12:06:53 PST
Linkitone GPS Enabled Line Following Bot http://www.instructables.com/id/Linkitone-GPS-Enabled-Line-Following-Bot/
Linkitone GPS Enabled Line Following Bot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/XF32/IIEUL7T1/FXEXF32IIEUL7T1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/XF32/IIEUL7T1/FXEXF32IIEUL7T1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/XF32/IIEUL7T1/FXEXF32IIEUL7T1.SMALL.jpg queenofnerds I was lucky to receive a LinkIt board. It a cooler alternative to the arduino as it has a whole lof of feature packed on the loard which makes it an ideal dev board for anything to that has to do with GPS, WiFi, GSM Bluetooth. I would like to make a special mention about the batter included that mak...
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Mon, 21 Dec 2015 01:33:13 PST
Solenoid Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Solenoid-Controller/
Solenoid Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/CCBO/IIKOJNQ6/F1OCCBOIIKOJNQ6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/CCBO/IIKOJNQ6/F1OCCBOIIKOJNQ6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/CCBO/IIKOJNQ6/F1OCCBOIIKOJNQ6.SMALL.jpg Just4Fun Media This setup allows for variable control of 24 volt solenoids. Solenoids can be used as linear actuators, as quick releases, or electromagnets. Because of the variable control, this setup can also be used as a force gauge (more current applied the more force the solenoid applies to the plunger.What yo...
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Sun, 20 Dec 2015 21:36:42 PST
Encoder Commander http://www.instructables.com/id/Encoder-Commander/
Encoder Commander - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/HZ4F/IIBZLHQD/FZ3HZ4FIIBZLHQD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/HZ4F/IIBZLHQD/FZ3HZ4FIIBZLHQD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/HZ4F/IIBZLHQD/FZ3HZ4FIIBZLHQD.SMALL.jpg TeamJaeger The Encoder Commander is a project I made to make it easy to work with motors with quadrature encoders.The idea will be to plug a motor with encoder in and turn it on. Initially it will be in speed control mode so the big knob will control the speed and direction of the motor. So far not terribly ex...
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Fri, 18 Dec 2015 14:13:13 PST
Servo Motor Sweep Mode Interfacing with Mediatek Linkit One Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Servo-Motor-Sweep-Mode-Interfacing-With-Mediatek-L/
Servo Motor Sweep Mode Interfacing with Mediatek Linkit One Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F97/9N3J/II94WX16/F979N3JII94WX16.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F97/9N3J/II94WX16/F979N3JII94WX16.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F97/9N3J/II94WX16/F979N3JII94WX16.SMALL.gif Got007 A servomotor is a rotary actuator or linear actuator that allows for precise control of angular or linear position, velocity and acceleration.[1] It consists of a suitable motor coupled to a sensor for position feedback. It also requires a relatively sophisticated controller, often a dedicated modul...
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Thu, 17 Dec 2015 07:44:16 PST
Automated Revolving Door With Mediatek Linkit One http://www.instructables.com/id/Automated-Revolving-Door-With-Mediatek-Linkit-One/
Automated Revolving Door With Mediatek Linkit One - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/6PQT/IIA63JDS/FQN6PQTIIA63JDS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/6PQT/IIA63JDS/FQN6PQTIIA63JDS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/6PQT/IIA63JDS/FQN6PQTIIA63JDS.SMALL.jpg ParthP23 Have You Ever Wondered U Can Make An Automated Revolving Door With the Famous Mediatek Linkit One Board!!!! In this Instructable, I will Show you A Prototype of The Door Just with The Magic Of Servo Motors, IR Sensor and The Boards....Lets Begin.. Requirements U will Need : 2-5 Kgf cm Torque Se...
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Thu, 17 Dec 2015 05:14:07 PST
Fighter Robot Gizmo | Robowars | Battlebot http://www.instructables.com/id/Fighter-Robot-Gizmo-Robowars-Battlebot/
Fighter Robot Gizmo | Robowars | Battlebot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/9NIN/II6ECQZ8/FH29NINII6ECQZ8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/9NIN/II6ECQZ8/FH29NINII6ECQZ8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/9NIN/II6ECQZ8/FH29NINII6ECQZ8.SMALL.jpg osdoyi Hello Dear Reader,Here is our robot "Gizmo". It has two main functions to destroy their opponents in the battlefield: Flamethrower and Blender. This robot was built for robotics competition. Try your best to win the fight.Check out our robot's video on youtube. If you want to see more robots, don't ...
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Tue, 15 Dec 2015 06:34:40 PST
How to Build an L293D Motor Board Controller for Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-an-L293D-Motor-Board-Controller-for-A/
How to Build an L293D Motor Board Controller for Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7O/KOWX/II7B8QQS/F7OKOWXII7B8QQS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7O/KOWX/II7B8QQS/F7OKOWXII7B8QQS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7O/KOWX/II7B8QQS/F7OKOWXII7B8QQS.SMALL.jpg eliesalame I am working on a small robot that can be controlled by an Arduino using wireless communications. But I was discouraged by the number of wires running from the Arduino and the breadboard. So I decided to reduce the number of wires by making my own motor controller board. The result was promising, ...
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Tue, 15 Dec 2015 03:39:43 PST