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I'm going to this Saturday, I'll try to get some pictures and videos and post here.

Robofest is a festival of competitions and events with autonomous robots that encourages students to have fun while learning principles of Science, Technology, Engineering, and math (STEM) and Computer...

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18 May 2016 - 16:45

As a Inventor/Scientist/Maker/Designer I have always been interested in the creation of energy.

Now I am not talking about the crazy claims to free energy or perpetual motion.

What I am talking about is taking some ordinary items and with a little bit of work you have something...

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14 May 2016 - 07:03

Ever wanted a robot that could do small tasks for you. Well Evo is my project in works. One day we will not not be able to do certain things as age creeps up on us all. My thought is to create a Bot that can one day help us with those things, Currently Evo uses a Windows 8 tablet for a brain and...

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13 May 2016 - 12:30
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This is my first valid attemp at creating a walking robot.

The biped uses the same software as I use on Evo except that it now has to control a walking gait for Forward, Right and Left.

It uses 4 MG995 servos for the legs and one Parallax servo for the cam.

The servo...

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13 May 2016 - 12:24
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Currently in the building process is WP-2.

Two EXI servos per leg and two MG996R servos per leg.

Uses the DFrobot Veyron servo controller.

Uses a X86 computer from a Windows 8 tablet with custom software NOT INSTALLED YET.

Logitech webcam NOT INSTALLED YET....

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13 May 2016 - 12:19
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Recently Greensboro North Carolina has gotten a Maker Space called the Forge.

I have contacted them and they are interested in myself teaching some clases on Robot Vision, Obsticle Avoidance and Distance Detection.

If you are in the area and are interested in visiting them here...

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13 May 2016 - 12:07

Update 10th April:

The mini monster has a sibling (almost, not quite finished). Printed in all black PLA. Designed primarily to look extremely badass:

I should just say, HELLO coolkidsrobots! Nice to meet you! I am glad I found this site and the rebels too. The...

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10 Apr 2016 - 17:18
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Arduino and servos have pretty much gone together from the inception of the legendary Arduino hardware project . If you look on the web, you see many examples, questions and uses of Arduinos boards and servos together. In this article, I will introduce a set of code to allow the Arduino MKR1000...

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8 Apr 2016 - 09:55
National Robotics Week 2016

Are you ready for National Robotics Week 2016? The seventh annual National Robotics Week event will be held April 2-10, 2016. RoboWeek 2015 was awesome and 2016 promises to be even better! Activities can be small,...

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1 Apr 2016 - 08:19

This is a part of my RF transceiver project, no parts for building tranceiver yet , so i have started with the audio amp circuit, amplifier circuit is based on TDA2822M chip, which is configured in bridge mode and I used a single sided Copper plated board for Manhattan construction. :P

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17 Mar 2016 - 13:24