Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - robots - diy http://www.instructables.com Mon, 6 Jul 2015 09:36:47 PDT BLOX v1.01 Web controlled rover http://www.instructables.com/id/Web-controlled-rover/
Web controlled rover - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/IXR5/IBQCIBQJ/FUHIXR5IBQCIBQJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/IXR5/IBQCIBQJ/FUHIXR5IBQCIBQJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/IXR5/IBQCIBQJ/FUHIXR5IBQCIBQJ.SMALL.jpg jscottb Building and playing with robots is my main guilty pleasure in life. Others play golf or ski, but I build robots (since I can't play golf or ski :-). I find it relaxing and fun! To make most of my bots, I use chassis kits. Using kits helps me do what I like doing more, the software and electronics a...
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Sun, 5 Jul 2015 22:11:14 PDT
Remote control Gripper bot http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-control-Gripper-bot/
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Sun, 14 Jun 2015 21:56:21 PDT
DIY Bluetooth Controlled Robot (Rover) With Live Stream Video!! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bluetooth-Controlled-Robot-Rover-With-Live-Str/
DIY Bluetooth Controlled Robot (Rover) With Live Stream Video!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/XU2R/IAF6R2AV/F0TXU2RIAF6R2AV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/XU2R/IAF6R2AV/F0TXU2RIAF6R2AV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/XU2R/IAF6R2AV/F0TXU2RIAF6R2AV.SMALL.jpg Mahmoud Alaa WARNING: THIS INSTRUCTABLE CONTAINS A SUPER AWESOME CONTENT SO BE AWARE. Did you ever wanted to make super awesome robot or rover controlled wirelessly with your mobile device?! Did you ever wanted to make something look a like mars rover or something?!Did you ever wanted a spy robot?!If your answ...
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Tue, 2 Jun 2015 05:23:40 PDT
Simple multi-mode 4wd Rover JR-001 http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-multi-mode-4wd-Rover-JR-001/
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Mon, 1 Jun 2015 07:21:36 PDT
Bumbley - The little servo robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Bumbley-The-little-servo-robot/
Bumbley - The little servo robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/4RAC/I9YRB2DV/FLW4RACI9YRB2DV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/4RAC/I9YRB2DV/FLW4RACI9YRB2DV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/4RAC/I9YRB2DV/FLW4RACI9YRB2DV.SMALL.jpg jscottb Meet Bumbley, a little lost bot from the planet Teekmar'd - a small world that orbits Wolf 359. Bumbley likes to find good hiding places and avoid human contact at all cost! He can only see in infrared, so needs your help. So please help him find a good hiding place!!! :-)Bumbley is a servo driven ...
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Fri, 22 May 2015 05:22:48 PDT
Simple Line follower robot using a Actobotics Runt Rover Sprout http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Line-follwer-using-a-Actobotics-Runt-Rover-/
Simple Line follower robot using a Actobotics Runt Rover Sprout - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/Y4MU/I9418QCH/FU3Y4MUI9418QCH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/Y4MU/I9418QCH/FU3Y4MUI9418QCH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/Y4MU/I9418QCH/FU3Y4MUI9418QCH.SMALL.jpg jscottb Next to obstacle avoiding robots, the most common beginner bot would be a line follower. I myself love line followers, and they are some of my favorite weekend builds. It's just so fun watching a little bot following little black line over and over, but that's just me :-). There are also many practi...
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Thu, 30 Apr 2015 05:44:22 PDT
Arduino Robot from Wheeeebot RC Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Robot-from-Wheeeebot-RC-Car/
Arduino Robot from Wheeeebot RC Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/92YE/I8ZQYG47/FJ792YEI8ZQYG47.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/92YE/I8ZQYG47/FJ792YEI8ZQYG47.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/92YE/I8ZQYG47/FJ792YEI8ZQYG47.SMALL.jpg rborsuk Want to get started with robots and Arduino's but don't know where to go? Here's a quick way to build a robot using an RC car, an Arduino UNO and a Motor Shield from SeeedStudio. The fun thing about this build is that the Wheeee-mote car only has one motor in it. The gearbox is designed so that w...
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Mon, 27 Apr 2015 14:16:49 PDT
Build a Modular Robot Chassis using Actobotics http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Modular-Robot-Chassis-using-Actobotics/
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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 20:56:44 PDT
PC Controlled Bluetooth Robot (With a GUI !) http://www.instructables.com/id/PC-Controlled-Wireless-Bluetooth-Robot-With-a-GUI/
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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 10:16:20 PDT
How to Make a Mobile Phone and Computer Controlled 3D Printed Robot with Arduino - IoBot. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-DIY-Mobile-Desktop-App-Controlled-3D/
How to Make a Mobile Phone and Computer Controlled 3D Printed Robot with Arduino - IoBot. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/14EA/I8PR0DXY/FQL14EAI8PR0DXY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/14EA/I8PR0DXY/FQL14EAI8PR0DXY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/14EA/I8PR0DXY/FQL14EAI8PR0DXY.SMALL.jpg zygmuntw If you are looking for a way to control an Arduino based devices, this instruction will show you how to do it by building simple robot.The IoBot can be controlled by mobile and computer application via LAN or USB Cable. The application runs on Android, Mac OS and Windows, it is available for downloa...
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Tue, 21 Apr 2015 02:10:13 PDT
mDrawBot - Draw An Egg Using mEggBot Robot From Makeblock! (Part I) http://www.instructables.com/id/Lets-Draw-An-Egg-Using-mEggBot-Robot-From-Makebloc/
mDrawBot - Draw An Egg Using mEggBot Robot From Makeblock! (Part I) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/I333/I8R6B87X/FCEI333I8R6B87X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/I333/I8R6B87X/FCEI333I8R6B87X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/I333/I8R6B87X/FCEI333I8R6B87X.SMALL.jpg spencer.dai.3 I like drawing a lot, on paper, on tablet, on PC, on egg.Years ago when i was in college, my teacher Miss.Hong told me that her daughter was upset because her egg-painting was destroyed by a naughty boy. Miss.Hong knew that i liked drawing, so she asked me whether i would like to help. Of course i s...
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 07:30:27 PDT
Simple Object avoider robot the using Actobotics Runt Rover Peewee chassis and a Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Object-avoider-robot-the-using-Actobotics-R/
Simple Object avoider robot the using Actobotics Runt Rover Peewee chassis and a Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Y/NMIK/I8CW5YR2/F5YNMIKI8CW5YR2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Y/NMIK/I8CW5YR2/F5YNMIKI8CW5YR2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Y/NMIK/I8CW5YR2/F5YNMIKI8CW5YR2.SMALL.jpg jscottb There are many ways to build a robot, from scratch a kit, a prebuilt system or combination of any of these methods. The path we will take here will be mostly from a kit and other items such as an Arduino controller, motor driver and sensors from eBay or other vendors. The chassis kit I use for thi...
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 21:27:57 PDT
Rc Tonka Dump Truck Conversion With Quad Steering -Part 1 (with solar update to come) http://www.instructables.com/id/Rc-Tonka-Dump-Truck-Conversion-With-Quad-Steering-/
Rc Tonka Dump Truck Conversion With Quad Steering -Part 1 (with solar update to come) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/KJSK/I84B8YIA/F8QKJSKI84B8YIA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/KJSK/I84B8YIA/F8QKJSKI84B8YIA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/KJSK/I84B8YIA/F8QKJSKI84B8YIA.SMALL.jpg sahirbray In this instructable, I will attempt to provide a detailed guideline on how we converted a 1980's Tonka Dump truck into a working RC robot. I've broken the steps down a little more in detail in order to show what I've cut out and moved to make room and provide storage. Since this robot was assembl...
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Sun, 5 Apr 2015 08:20:22 PDT
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/FDX/YU37/I8CW1IIZ/FDXYU37I8CW1IIZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/YU37/I8CW1IIZ/FDXYU37I8CW1IIZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/YU37/I8CW1IIZ/FDXYU37I8CW1IIZ.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
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
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
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
Syringe Hydraulic Robot - DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Syringe-Hydraulic-Robot-DIY/
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Mon, 16 Feb 2015 12:33:24 PST
How to make a robot clean your room http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-robot-clean-your-room/
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Tue, 10 Feb 2015 14:26:06 PST
TELEPRESENCE ROBOT Version 2 (DIY AVATAR) http://www.instructables.com/id/TELEPRESENCE-ROBOT-Version-2-DIY-AVATAR/
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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 14:49:58 PST
Building Robotic Arm with Makeblock parts http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-Robotic-Arm-with-Makeblock-parts/
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 14:21:08 PST
DIY Laptop Controlled Robot v1.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Laptop-Controlled-Robot/
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 07:44:22 PST
4 DOF mechanical arm build instruction http://www.instructables.com/id/4-DOF-mechanical-arm-build-instruction/
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Sat, 22 Nov 2014 12:06:43 PST
MICILE Arduino Rover Part 1 http://www.instructables.com/id/MICILE-Arduino-Controlled-Rover-Part-1/
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Wed, 12 Nov 2014 11:24:22 PST
Robot Arm Arduino App http://www.instructables.com/id/Robot-Arm-Arduino-App/
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 22:12:40 PST
Robot "Cheaper" http://www.instructables.com/id/Robot-Cheaper/
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 05:04:17 PDT
Cyborg Mask #1 http://www.instructables.com/id/Cyborg-Mask-1/
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Sun, 7 Sep 2014 09:07:32 PDT
How to DIY Claw crane Arduino-compatible Robot ? http://www.instructables.com/id/Makeblock-Crane-Machine/
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Tue, 5 Aug 2014 05:15:05 PDT
DIY RC Hovercraft! http://www.instructables.com/id/Radio-Controlled-Hovercraft-1/
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Thu, 31 Jul 2014 10:28:33 PDT
How to Build an Electric Battlebot Using Batteries http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Battlebot/
How to Build an Electric Battlebot Using Batteries - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQP/QPVU/HWLD45MJ/FQPQPVUHWLD45MJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQP/QPVU/HWLD45MJ/FQPQPVUHWLD45MJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQP/QPVU/HWLD45MJ/FQPQPVUHWLD45MJ.SMALL.jpg CaptCupcake Have you ever wanted to build a robot built for destruction? This instructable will show you how to build our succesful bot, Roulette. Don't let the title fool you, it may be electric but this battery powered beast was tested using past bots. We knew we had a winner when it tossed an old bot 6 feet ...
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Thu, 19 Jun 2014 14:10:33 PDT
The down right cheap robot stand! http://www.instructables.com/id/The-down-right-cheap-robot-stand/
The down right cheap robot stand! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/1QGJ/HU9UDV6N/F6E1QGJHU9UDV6N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/1QGJ/HU9UDV6N/F6E1QGJHU9UDV6N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/1QGJ/HU9UDV6N/F6E1QGJHU9UDV6N.SMALL.jpg BCtech Lets face it, servos aren't all that strong...at least when you buy them on a budget. The last thing you want to happen is to strip the gears. A robot stand is the perfect solution...or buy metal gear servos, buuuuut this is way cheaper. It's insulated and lifts your robot off the ground. What ...
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Mon, 21 Apr 2014 09:55:08 PDT
GoonQuad, an Emotive Quadruped http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Emotive-Quadruped/
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Sat, 5 Apr 2014 13:34:58 PDT
GESTURE controlled Arduino based Rover ( Wireless + Line Following ) http://www.instructables.com/id/GESTURE-controlled-Arduino-based-Rover/
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Tue, 1 Apr 2014 07:06:46 PDT
DIY Phone Controlled FPV Rover (Fast & Agile) http://www.instructables.com/id/RoverBot-1/
DIY Phone Controlled FPV Rover (Fast & Agile) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/C85Q/HT18S7PO/FS6C85QHT18S7PO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/C85Q/HT18S7PO/FS6C85QHT18S7PO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/C85Q/HT18S7PO/FS6C85QHT18S7PO.SMALL.jpg ASCAS Let's build a Bluetooth/ WiFi controlled FPV Drone! RoverBot is a highly educational Arduino based ATV-drone. It's simple to make, easy to program and is a great starter project for hobbyists! The bot is very fast and agile, not to mention of it carrying two "29,000 rpm" motors! It can surely outr...
By: ASCAS

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Mon, 17 Mar 2014 17:09:13 PDT
Plant safe http://www.instructables.com/id/Plant-safe/
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Thu, 19 Dec 2013 16:37:56 PST
Insect Bot mini http://www.instructables.com/id/Insect-Bot-mini/
Insect Bot mini - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG4/Y3BR/HOUG0BDX/FG4Y3BRHOUG0BDX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG4/Y3BR/HOUG0BDX/FG4Y3BRHOUG0BDX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG4/Y3BR/HOUG0BDX/FG4Y3BRHOUG0BDX.SMALL.jpg lumi3005 This is my first instructable and I am not native English speaker, so please let me know if there is something not clear enough. I am using the metric unit system. Well, what is the Insect Bot. Actually it's not really an insect because it only has four legs, insects does have six of them, right? H...
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Tue, 10 Dec 2013 22:55:34 PST
DIY Custom Painted Grinch Sphero http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Custom-Painted-Grinch-Sphero/
DIY Custom Painted Grinch Sphero - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/YE8N/HP0CWK1N/FEVYE8NHP0CWK1N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/YE8N/HP0CWK1N/FEVYE8NHP0CWK1N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/YE8N/HP0CWK1N/FEVYE8NHP0CWK1N.SMALL.jpg gosphero Sphero 2.0 is gearing up for another season of eggnog and mistletoe, and this year, he's dressing as everyone's favorite Christmas character - the Grinch. Deck your ball this holiday with this how-to Instructable brought to you by the one and only Deth Becomes You. --- Deth Becomes You here again ...
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Tue, 10 Dec 2013 08:10:58 PST
Motion tracker http://www.instructables.com/id/Motion-tracker/
Motion tracker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXD/7IO3/HOPQDKNT/FXD7IO3HOPQDKNT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXD/7IO3/HOPQDKNT/FXD7IO3HOPQDKNT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXD/7IO3/HOPQDKNT/FXD7IO3HOPQDKNT.SMALL.jpg michaelgohjs Motion tracking done with a webcam and some Lego This is just a very crude design (especially the hardware), but you can apply the things you learn here to a more polish and solid setup too. You can also add a gun/rocket launcher/cannon as many of you would think about it For this project the ...
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Tue, 3 Dec 2013 08:55:10 PST
Daft Punk helmets and complete costumes withOUT using a vacu-form http://www.instructables.com/id/Daft-Punk-helmets-and-complete-costumes-withOUT-us/
Daft Punk helmets and complete costumes withOUT using a vacu-form - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/F9LN/HMMF1G72/FMYF9LNHMMF1G72.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/F9LN/HMMF1G72/FMYF9LNHMMF1G72.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/F9LN/HMMF1G72/FMYF9LNHMMF1G72.SMALL.jpg amandaggogo Made in 4 months, for about $50 per entire costume, Including the helmet. First of all, these are not exact replicas, they do not have programmed LEDS, and no Vacu-formed visors. I was trying to do this for as cheaply as possible, and I do not know anything about programming LED's. I hope to improve...
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Tue, 15 Oct 2013 19:40:56 PDT
Professional & Durable Giant Robot Kaiju Costume! http://www.instructables.com/id/Professional-Durable-Giant-Robot-Kaiju-Costume/
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Mon, 9 Sep 2013 15:01:20 PDT
Cheap odometry for your wheeled robot! http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-odometry-for-your-wheeled-robot/
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Sun, 1 Sep 2013 09:55:59 PDT
DIY RC Android Sumobot [Bluetooth Multiplayer] http://www.instructables.com/id/Android-Controlled-Bluetooth-Sumobot-Ultimate-DIY-/
DIY RC Android Sumobot [Bluetooth Multiplayer] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/WY6D/HLA1URZ4/FA7WY6DHLA1URZ4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/WY6D/HLA1URZ4/FA7WY6DHLA1URZ4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/WY6D/HLA1URZ4/FA7WY6DHLA1URZ4.SMALL.jpg ASCAS Get ready to rumble, it's time to get pushy! This week I built a $90, Android controlled bluetooth sumobot. This is a fun way to spend time with your friends and engage in multiplayer tournaments! It maybe held on your backyard or even in professional events. The "TSA" & "science Olympiad" also supp...
By: ASCAS

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Sat, 31 Aug 2013 20:05:24 PDT
high grip rubber tires for robots http://www.instructables.com/id/high-grip-rubber-tires-for-robots/
high grip rubber tires for robots - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/Z735/HJKBZY0L/FPKZ735HJKBZY0L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/Z735/HJKBZY0L/FPKZ735HJKBZY0L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/Z735/HJKBZY0L/FPKZ735HJKBZY0L.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi Since my Sugru wheels instructable had a big success, I understood that making good wheels for robots is a common topic. To improve the grip of the tires I tried to create them with liquid rubber. Although you need a good practice to mix the components and obtain a good result (and you'll probably f...
By: andrea biffi

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Sat, 3 Aug 2013 05:14:15 PDT
My Mini Sumobot (720rpm Prototype Mrk.12) http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Mini-Sumobot-720rpm-Prototype-Mrk12/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/VKQ6/HJKBW8G0/F75VKQ6HJKBW8G0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/VKQ6/HJKBW8G0/F75VKQ6HJKBW8G0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/VKQ6/HJKBW8G0/F75VKQ6HJKBW8G0.SMALL.jpg ASCAS Here's a sneak peak of my latest sumobot, it's still a prototype. It runs with four 625-720rpm Micro Metal Gearboxes, and are driven by a single L298N motor driver chip. For its brains, it uses an arduino clone, the gizmini328. Its powered by a 3cell LiPo battery. For its eyes, it uses one Sharp Pr...
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Wed, 31 Jul 2013 06:31:38 PDT
DIY Custom Robot Tires made from Sugru http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Custom-Robot-Tires-made-from-Sugru/
DIY Custom Robot Tires made from Sugru - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/F02H/HJKC6KH8/FMCF02HHJKC6KH8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/F02H/HJKC6KH8/FMCF02HHJKC6KH8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/F02H/HJKC6KH8/FMCF02HHJKC6KH8.SMALL.jpg MelbourneMakerspaceUSA Need tiny tires for your robot? Make them from Sugru! This instructable describes how to make custom silicone tires for a robot, connected together with an axle. Materials for two tires, connected by an axle: 2 Dry Erase Markers (to use as a mold for the size of the tire) Paper (for wrapping arou...
By: MelbourneMakerspaceUSA

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Tue, 30 Jul 2013 23:44:28 PDT
A Cute Shotgun Activated Robot Toy ! http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Cute-Shotgun-Activated-Robot-Toy-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/R4WA/HJAHNGIA/F3KR4WAHJAHNGIA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/R4WA/HJAHNGIA/F3KR4WAHJAHNGIA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/R4WA/HJAHNGIA/F3KR4WAHJAHNGIA.SMALL.jpg Samimy The Narration Text: SAMIMY-PRODUCTIONS   http://youtu.be/rx5SFhQf46U Hacks-How-To, DIY, Electronics & Electromechanical Projects Channel on youtube: http://www.youtube.com/SAMIMYS Channel on Instructables: www.instructables.com/Samimy Contact Email Adress: samimys@yahoo.com Narration Text...
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Mon, 8 Jul 2013 03:50:36 PDT
A Wide-Body Quadrotor - designs and ideas to build your own. http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Wide-Body-Quadrotor-designs-and-ideas-to-build/
A Wide-Body Quadrotor - designs and ideas to build your own. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/CH49/HINO2R3H/FXRCH49HINO2R3H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/CH49/HINO2R3H/FXRCH49HINO2R3H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/CH49/HINO2R3H/FXRCH49HINO2R3H.SMALL.jpg vtxstar Multirotors -- how cool they are! A quadrotor is a type of multirotor aircraft. These aircraft are easier than ever to build. You can start with this machine and increase its capability (and complexity) as you learn more. Your experience, knowledge, and respect for the capability of this technology ...
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Sun, 7 Jul 2013 19:46:18 PDT
Black Eagle aerial mapping UAV http://www.instructables.com/id/Black-Eagle-aerial-mapping-UAV/
Black Eagle aerial mapping UAV - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F76/6AY0/HIF0C1X9/F766AY0HIF0C1X9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F76/6AY0/HIF0C1X9/F766AY0HIF0C1X9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F76/6AY0/HIF0C1X9/F766AY0HIF0C1X9.SMALL.jpg Justinvent This airframe was designed to meet the ten below criteria with the final goal of carrying an aerial mapping payload. Before designing the Black Eagle I sat down and drew up a list of design aspects that I would like to include in the plane: The plane must be energy efficient and have the ability to...
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Wed, 26 Jun 2013 20:10:03 PDT
Easy hydraulic Robotics! http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-hydraulic-Robotics/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F47/S9FP/HI3TYTTV/F47S9FPHI3TYTTV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F47/S9FP/HI3TYTTV/F47S9FPHI3TYTTV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F47/S9FP/HI3TYTTV/F47S9FPHI3TYTTV.SMALL.jpg benmurton There is a lot of small electronic robotics that use servos and stepper motors, but there are very little good, small hydraulic robotics happening. This arm using simple syringes in an effective way that is capable of lifting a fair amount of weight for its size. The materials required are: sy...
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Sat, 22 Jun 2013 21:38:12 PDT
DIY $200 Robotic Hand - Part 2: The Controller - Arduino Project http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-200-Robotic-Hand-Part-2-The-Controller-A/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Y/J3H4/HH2VKRE6/F3YJ3H4HH2VKRE6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Y/J3H4/HH2VKRE6/F3YJ3H4HH2VKRE6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Y/J3H4/HH2VKRE6/F3YJ3H4HH2VKRE6.SMALL.jpg aaronthomen I designed and built this robotic hand and the controller for less than $200.  The fingers and thumb are controlled by servo motors.  The first video shows the hand in action.  The second video shows how to make the controller. Visit my website for an Arduino sketch to make it all work: www.Surfing...
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Fri, 24 May 2013 11:54:29 PDT