Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - technology - robots http://www.instructables.com Wed, 1 Apr 2015 01:40:10 PDT BLOX v1.01 Erbbie - Desktop Smart Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/Erbbie-Desktop-Smart-Garden/
Erbbie - Desktop Smart Garden - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/VBHO/I7XR59HG/FYZVBHOI7XR59HG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/VBHO/I7XR59HG/FYZVBHOI7XR59HG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/VBHO/I7XR59HG/FYZVBHOI7XR59HG.SMALL.jpg zacharyianhoward Erbbie, pronounced Kirby with an "H", is a DIY desktop smart garden designed to give everyone a green thumb. Made from an up-cycled mason jar, plastic water bottle, acrylic and an Arudino, Erbbie is a great project for makers of any age and skill set. Designed to be built in less than 5 hours Erbbie...
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 17:15:09 PDT
Tapster 2.0: Attach Servos to Top Section http://www.instructables.com/id/Tapster-20-Attach-Servos-to-Top-Section/
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 10:36:18 PDT
Arduino Robots http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Robots/
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 03:09:49 PDT
Tonka Front Loader Conversion With Solar Upgrade http://www.instructables.com/id/Tonka-Front-Loader-Conversion-With-Solar-Upgrade/
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 18:59:28 PDT
Stair-climbing robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Stair-climbing-robot/
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 16:13:10 PDT
How to Fool Artificial Intelligence Ai iZ http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Fool-Artificial-Intelligence-Ai-iZ/
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 11:50:28 PDT
Tapsterbot 2.0: Print your parts! http://www.instructables.com/id/Tapsterbot-20-Print-your-parts/
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 16:21:32 PDT
Circuit Scribe Drawing Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Circuit-Scribe-Drawing-Robot/
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Sat, 28 Mar 2015 06:38:17 PDT
Haptic Robotic Finger http://www.instructables.com/id/Haptic-Robotic-Finger/
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Sat, 28 Mar 2015 02:52:43 PDT
Build a self-balancing vehicle with mDrawBot http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-self-balancing-vehicle-with-mDrawBot/
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Sat, 28 Mar 2015 00:12:04 PDT
Musical Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Musical-Robot/
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 23:01:27 PDT
Mbed-robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Mbed-robot/
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 22:53:12 PDT
QuadBot: Four legged robot http://www.instructables.com/id/QuadBot/
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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 05:31:32 PDT
Arduino Tri-Toed Biped http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Tri-Toed-Biped/
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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 00:12:56 PDT
Social Bug: bluetooth dancing robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Social-Bug-bluetooth-dancing-robot/
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 10:35:54 PDT
Tapsterbot 2.0: Servo-Arm Assembly http://www.instructables.com/id/Tapsterbot-20-Servo-Arm-Assembly/
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 16:41:40 PDT
Play with Makeblock mDrawBot – mScara http://www.instructables.com/id/Play-with-Makeblock-mDrawBot-mScara/
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 09:24:23 PDT
Self Aiming and Engaging gun http://www.instructables.com/id/Self-Aiming-and-Engaging-gun/
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 08:31:41 PDT
I House http://www.instructables.com/id/I-House/
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Fri, 20 Mar 2015 13:25:56 PDT
Artificial Intelligence: Friend or Foe? http://www.instructables.com/id/Instructinator-Salvation-of-Mankind/
Artificial Intelligence: Friend or Foe? - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1A/0AOD/I7KB24TD/F1A0AODI7KB24TD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1A/0AOD/I7KB24TD/F1A0AODI7KB24TD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1A/0AOD/I7KB24TD/F1A0AODI7KB24TD.SMALL.jpg Tecwyn Twmffat Is the Terminator Salvation post apocalyptic scenario just another brilliant piece of Hollywood film making? If it is a real possibility how would it actually happen and what could we do to stop it happening?My hypothesis is that at some stage in the near future a big company such as Google will suc...
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Fri, 20 Mar 2015 13:06:58 PDT
Tapsterbot 2.0: Delta Arm Assembly http://www.instructables.com/id/Tapsterbot-20-Arm-Assembly/
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Fri, 20 Mar 2015 10:21:03 PDT
Building a segway with Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-segway-in-Raspberry-Pi/
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 21:04:43 PDT
Biped Fighting Robot (Part 1.0) http://www.instructables.com/id/Biped-Fighting-Robot-Part-10/
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 08:22:27 PDT
SERVOCITY NOMAD Robotic Arm Attachment http://www.instructables.com/id/SERVOCITY-NOMAD-Robotic-Arm-Attachment/
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Sun, 15 Mar 2015 22:47:19 PDT
Professional Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Professional-Robot/
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Sat, 14 Mar 2015 10:10:43 PDT
Motor Driver Using 555 Timer IC http://www.instructables.com/id/Motor-Driver-Using-555-Timer-IC/
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Sat, 14 Mar 2015 05:22:35 PDT
Halley: Ambassador Robot 001 http://www.instructables.com/id/Halley-Ambassador-Robot-001/
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Fri, 13 Mar 2015 18:01:40 PDT
Lasercut wheel with traction http://www.instructables.com/id/Lasercut-wheel-with-traction/
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Fri, 13 Mar 2015 04:49:13 PDT
Aleph 1.0 - Internet Controlled Microscope Robotic Manipulator http://www.instructables.com/id/Aleph-10-Internet-Controlled-Microscope-Robotic-Ma/
Aleph 1.0 - Internet Controlled Microscope Robotic Manipulator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/L5EA/I7MY0HSM/FCLL5EAI7MY0HSM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/L5EA/I7MY0HSM/FCLL5EAI7MY0HSM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/L5EA/I7MY0HSM/FCLL5EAI7MY0HSM.SMALL.jpg kovari_andrei Aleph 1.0 is a remote controlled robotic manipulator for biological or chemical probes. The idea came from the fact that scientist need a safe way to manipulate and analyze biohazardous or toxic substances or to simply observe or interact with small probes or devices that must be contained in contro...
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Thu, 12 Mar 2015 07:12:11 PDT
Remote control robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-control-robot/
Remote control robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/B5EF/I74L9U0B/FXNB5EFI74L9U0B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/B5EF/I74L9U0B/FXNB5EFI74L9U0B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/B5EF/I74L9U0B/FXNB5EFI74L9U0B.SMALL.jpg The_Ara Have you ever looked at a real robot and went, 'Wow! I wish I could build a robot like that for myself, but it'd be SO hard!' Well, with this guide, it'll be stupidly easy and incredibly cheap. And you don't even need to be an electronics geek to do it. Getting ready You'll need:Boxes (at least 1...
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Wed, 11 Mar 2015 15:12:04 PDT
24V Motor Controller for $24, RC & Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/24V-Motor-Controller-for-24-RC-Arduino/
24V Motor Controller for $24, RC & Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/6U2C/I72OY6F8/FJS6U2CI72OY6F8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/6U2C/I72OY6F8/FJS6U2CI72OY6F8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/6U2C/I72OY6F8/FJS6U2CI72OY6F8.SMALL.jpg charels88 Like many people, I have wanted to use the base of a power wheelchair for remote control projects. However, proper motor controllers are expensive, and I thought there had to be a cheaper solution. I originally bought brushed ESCs (electronic speed controllers) that are omnidirectional but fit wit...
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 21:22:45 PDT
Box Monster updated http://www.instructables.com/id/Box-Monster-updated/
Box Monster updated - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/YLRM/I71QEHHC/FIOYLRMI71QEHHC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/YLRM/I71QEHHC/FIOYLRMI71QEHHC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/YLRM/I71QEHHC/FIOYLRMI71QEHHC.SMALL.jpg JColvin91 Hello again!Some of you may have seen one of my previous I'bles that also happened to be on the Box Monster and are probably wondering how this one is different.Well, as part of Digilent's K-12 initiative, we are wanting to revive the Box Monster and make it available for anybody (whether or not the...
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 13:54:01 PDT
DIY HUMANOID : AIHRO -Artificial Intelligent Humanoid Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Artificial-Intelligent-Humanoid-Robot/
DIY HUMANOID : AIHRO -Artificial Intelligent Humanoid Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/YOOM/I7VQN3FF/FPLYOOMI7VQN3FF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/YOOM/I7VQN3FF/FPLYOOMI7VQN3FF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/YOOM/I7VQN3FF/FPLYOOMI7VQN3FF.SMALL.jpg akhiljoy The project is about an artificial intelligent robot possessed with a lot of functionalities. The robot can interact merely like a human i.e. in the same way as we talk to a human. It can actually hear, talk, learn and repeat the trained action with an artificial intelligence, most importantly at l...
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 08:27:01 PDT
K-9 2.0. WiFi Controlled and Autonomous Robot Dog. http://www.instructables.com/id/K-9-20-WiFi-controlled-and-autonomous-robot-dog/
K-9 2.0. WiFi Controlled and Autonomous Robot Dog. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F58/6DY4/I6ZTIUXG/F586DY4I6ZTIUXG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F58/6DY4/I6ZTIUXG/F586DY4I6ZTIUXG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F58/6DY4/I6ZTIUXG/F586DY4I6ZTIUXG.SMALL.jpg steve-gibbs5 If you have a spare couple of minutes and you like this little guy, K-9 is featured on Mouser.com. He would love it if you dropped him a vote.Features Sturdy wooden (MDF) and acrylic design Fully microprocessor controlled using the EZ-Robot EZ-B v4 controller...
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Sun, 8 Mar 2015 21:46:19 PDT
Arduino Base Wireless Pc control Robot . http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Base-Wireless-Pc-control-Robot-/
Arduino Base Wireless Pc control Robot . - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVP/JS90/I6WOSTOI/FVPJS90I6WOSTOI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVP/JS90/I6WOSTOI/FVPJS90I6WOSTOI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVP/JS90/I6WOSTOI/FVPJS90I6WOSTOI.SMALL.jpg ujash patel here i use very rigid base for future Reference so i can modify it in future ...i can make material handling vehicle with this base ,line follower robot with this base , or any other Robot but this instructable is related to making of wireless pc control robot with arduinio and Rf module ...Part to...
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Sat, 7 Mar 2015 07:44:19 PST
MURVV - The Mobile Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/MURVV-The-Mobile-Robot/
MURVV - The Mobile Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/KEK4/I6W2YDH9/FC4KEK4I6W2YDH9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/KEK4/I6W2YDH9/FC4KEK4I6W2YDH9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/KEK4/I6W2YDH9/FC4KEK4I6W2YDH9.SMALL.jpg phidgetsinc For this project we want to use a PhidgetsSBC as a functional brain for a mobile collection of Phidgets sensors and controllers in the form of a wheeled robot. To make things simple we should have independent control of each wheel, this means we do not need any differentials or complex mechanics to ...
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Fri, 6 Mar 2015 15:39:56 PST
Setting up the Zybot-Software http://www.instructables.com/id/Setting-up-the-Zybot-Software/
Setting up the Zybot-Software - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWO/GOOQ/I6RSLMQD/FWOGOOQI6RSLMQD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWO/GOOQ/I6RSLMQD/FWOGOOQI6RSLMQD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWO/GOOQ/I6RSLMQD/FWOGOOQI6RSLMQD.SMALL.jpg joshwoldstad This Instructable is part one of a six-part series of building the Zybot. In this Instructable we will be setting up the software side of the Zybot. The ZYBO (Zynq Board) is an embedded software and digital circuit development platform.We are going to be setting up Ubuntu and other software that wil...
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 18:22:43 PST
Setting up the Zybot Server http://www.instructables.com/id/Setting-up-the-Zybot-Server/
Setting up the Zybot Server - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/AO2K/I6RSLJ0V/F9IAO2KI6RSLJ0V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/AO2K/I6RSLJ0V/F9IAO2KI6RSLJ0V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/AO2K/I6RSLJ0V/F9IAO2KI6RSLJ0V.SMALL.jpg joshwoldstad Now that we have our Zybot set up and the firmware installed, we can set up our server script and get our webcam working! This is part of the Zybot collaboration, so be sure to check out the other Instructables. The previous instructable is here. (Setting Up the Zybot-Software)The plan for this Ins...
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 18:21:45 PST
Setting Up the Zybot - Hardware http://www.instructables.com/id/Setting-Up-the-Zybot-Hardware/
Setting Up the Zybot - Hardware - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/ICI1/I6RSLGG0/FPBICI1I6RSLGG0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/ICI1/I6RSLGG0/FPBICI1I6RSLGG0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/ICI1/I6RSLGG0/FPBICI1I6RSLGG0.SMALL.jpg kaitlyn1franz This Instructable is one part of a six-part series that will go through building the Zybot. This Instructable will guide you through everything you need to assemble the hardware of the Zybot. The Zybot is a robot that is controlled by an Xbox controller through WiFi. It also has a camera that you ca...
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 18:16:46 PST
Setting up the Zybot - The Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Setting-up-the-Zybot-The-Controller/
Setting up the Zybot - The Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/Q2JO/I6RSLEXQ/FDWQ2JOI6RSLEXQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/Q2JO/I6RSLEXQ/FDWQ2JOI6RSLEXQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/Q2JO/I6RSLEXQ/FDWQ2JOI6RSLEXQ.SMALL.jpg kaitlyn1franz This instructable is part of a collection, that is intended to be used together. I you haven't already check out the other instructables in the collection, The Zybot!At this point you should have completed the hardware instructable. In this instructable we will go over the software required to get a...
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 18:14:32 PST
Nellie, the Weed Picking Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Nellie-the-Weed-Picking-Robot/
Nellie, the Weed Picking Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F55/F1JB/I6NIF115/F55F1JBI6NIF115.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F55/F1JB/I6NIF115/F55F1JBI6NIF115.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F55/F1JB/I6NIF115/F55F1JBI6NIF115.SMALL.jpg MikeTheMaker Pigweed, which can grow 3 inches per day, has become resistant to the dominant weed killer, glyphosate, sold by Monsanto as Roundup. This super weed threatens the nation's soybean and corn crops. U.S. Farmers spent 13.7 billion dollars in 2012 on agricultural chemicals, 70% higher than in 2002. In s...
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 16:23:43 PST
Setting up the Zybot - Troubleshooting http://www.instructables.com/id/Setting-up-the-Zybot-Troubleshooting/
Setting up the Zybot - Troubleshooting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/FO8T/I6RSLI49/FYIFO8TI6RSLI49.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/FO8T/I6RSLI49/FYIFO8TI6RSLI49.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/FO8T/I6RSLI49/FYIFO8TI6RSLI49.SMALL.jpg kaitlyn1franz Since the Zybo is such a complicated design and has so many moving parts, we wanted to make sure it can be built without a problem by creating a trouble shooting guide. In this instructable we will list all of the problems that we encountered when we built the Zybot. We will also add more troublesho...
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 08:39:54 PST
Setting up the Zybot - Power Considerations http://www.instructables.com/id/Setting-up-the-Zybot-Power-Considerations/
Setting up the Zybot - Power Considerations - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/01LG/I6RSLFF6/FBK01LGI6RSLFF6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/01LG/I6RSLFF6/FBK01LGI6RSLFF6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/01LG/I6RSLFF6/FBK01LGI6RSLFF6.SMALL.jpg kaitlyn1franz A very important part of any robotics applications is powering all of the parts on your board. Moving parts not only take a lot of power but, they don't always pull consistent amounts to current. For example the more you move around a servo the more current it requires. In other word you may have sp...
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 08:02:51 PST
Zybot - Getting Started Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Zybot-Getting-Started-Guide/
Zybot - Getting Started Guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB5/3ESQ/I6RSLFZN/FB53ESQI6RSLFZN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB5/3ESQ/I6RSLFZN/FB53ESQI6RSLFZN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB5/3ESQ/I6RSLFZN/FB53ESQI6RSLFZN.SMALL.jpg kaitlyn1franz The Zybot is quite the project. It requires a lot of steps, multiple Instructables, and lots of hardware. I would highly recommend reading each Instructable to make sure you know what you are getting yourself into before you start. This Instructable will tell you the correct order to do the Instruct...
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 08:01:28 PST
RobotC for VEX Cortex http://www.instructables.com/id/RobotC-for-VEX-Cortex/
RobotC for VEX Cortex - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/V32V/I6NI65BW/F1IV32VI6NI65BW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/V32V/I6NI65BW/F1IV32VI6NI65BW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/V32V/I6NI65BW/F1IV32VI6NI65BW.SMALL.jpg TheBradleyJS In this instructable, you will learn the basics of programming a VEX Cortex, in the RobotC software. Before reading this instructable, you should have a basic understanding of programming, and how to use the RobotC software. Installing RobotC *Click images to enlarge*Downloading RobotC:Starting r...
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Fri, 27 Feb 2015 15:30:16 PST
Home made robot gripper http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-made-robot-gripper/
Home made robot gripper - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUP/72XU/I6M2MMXQ/FUP72XUI6M2MMXQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUP/72XU/I6M2MMXQ/FUP72XUI6M2MMXQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUP/72XU/I6M2MMXQ/FUP72XUI6M2MMXQ.SMALL.jpg sidrobot This is an instructable for making your own gripper for robot with the help of old stuff and reusing them to get the gripper..Grippers are used to hold and lift any object for changing it's placing from one place to other.The grippers available in market were costly so i decided on making my own gri...
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 09:47:38 PST
Making humanoid robot from Flatten water pipe pvc and scraps for frame and more robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-humanoid-robot-from-Flated-water-pipe-and-s/
Making humanoid robot from Flatten water pipe pvc and scraps for frame and more robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/LKS0/I6HSFJP3/F1DLKS0I6HSFJP3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/LKS0/I6HSFJP3/F1DLKS0I6HSFJP3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/LKS0/I6HSFJP3/F1DLKS0I6HSFJP3.SMALL.jpg eric dirgahayu After i Posting on Instructable about how to platten Pvc water pipe including the sample how that use, many friend askin to making Intructables for detail. so i star to Instructable making a Humanoid Robot using PVC material and scraps for making the body and frame. Maybe using 3D printer is easl...
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 05:14:04 PST
BristleSwarm: Explorations into Swarm Robotics http://www.instructables.com/id/BristleBot-Swarm/
BristleSwarm: Explorations into Swarm Robotics - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/GE9K/I6EXFD5E/FBBGE9KI6EXFD5E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/GE9K/I6EXFD5E/FBBGE9KI6EXFD5E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/GE9K/I6EXFD5E/FBBGE9KI6EXFD5E.SMALL.jpg cmuhleman A growing branch of robotics research is the study of swarm organization, emergent behavior and artificial intelligence through the use of autonomous robotic agents. In this Instructable, I'm going to walk you through a one week project that I created as part of my Masters Architecture studies at ...
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Sat, 21 Feb 2015 11:54:49 PST
DIY Planetary Gearbox for Nema17 Stepper motor http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Planetary-Gearbox-for-Nema17-Stepper-motor/
DIY Planetary Gearbox for Nema17 Stepper motor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/4I2R/I6EXFRZS/FS64I2RI6EXFRZS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/4I2R/I6EXFRZS/FS64I2RI6EXFRZS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/4I2R/I6EXFRZS/FS64I2RI6EXFRZS.SMALL.jpg janth I wanted to build a small and light gearbox for a stepper motor (used as excuse: for building a light extruder for a 3D printer - didn't trust the bowden setup, and the scavenged driver might not have enough torque for a direct drive - real cause: playing around with the lasercutter :-)I decided to ...
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Sat, 21 Feb 2015 06:49:55 PST
wired controlled manual robot http://www.instructables.com/id/wired-controlled-manual-robot/
wired controlled manual robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/Z498/I6DYW3EA/FS2Z498I6DYW3EA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/Z498/I6DYW3EA/FS2Z498I6DYW3EA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/Z498/I6DYW3EA/FS2Z498I6DYW3EA.SMALL.jpg Robotics club of CEG Hi guys ! In this tutorial we will present you the very basic wired controlled robot(often called manual robot). Hope, each and every one of us would have played with toy cars in our childhood. we will be building one such in a matter of 30 minutes. This is a very simple DIY activity which even scho...
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Fri, 20 Feb 2015 14:13:57 PST