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After the Sphero Strandbeest I wanted to build a new smaller version with motors and remote control. The Sphero Strandbeest was only able to walk in a straight line and it was not an easy task to mod it into something else. I decided to leave it like it was and move on to this new...

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30 Mar 2017 - 16:55
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So I figured it was time for me to have a go at building a BoB. I have been looking at all the BoB builds in envy and been wanting to build one for a long time.. I printed the parts several months ago but didn't have time or all the parts I needed until now.

I wanted to add a little...

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29 Dec 2015 - 18:03
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In this short guide I will cover the simple steps of getting your printer running with OctoPi in less than 10 minutes. OctoPi is a ready to go Rasbian based SD card image with everything you need to make your 3D printer wireless and more accessible.

In my two previous guides(...

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29 Dec 2015 - 18:21

This is part 2 of my guide to setting up OctoPrint on Raspberry Pi and making your 3D printer wireless. It might not make sense without checking out part 1 first.

In this part I will cover integrating a...

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17 Dec 2015 - 22:20

Put Mr. Wreath or Wreathy up on the door - he’s not sure what to think about it.

Mr. Wreath, or Wreathy is just a patched together project of other’s work… my usual routine.. that includes a normal store bought wreath, some black painted cardboard. a nice little 3d printed Christmas...

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29 Dec 2015 - 16:56

In this guide I will go through the steps required to turn you 3D printer into a wireless device that can be controlled from other devices anywhere.

But why?

For a long time I have been annoyed by the fact that I have been using my main computer to send gcode...

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12 Dec 2015 - 14:20
Introducing TED the Biped

Built Fall 2012

TED basically stands for T otally E asy D esign and is the same format many four servo bipeds use like the EZBiped series ( http://www.easybotics.com/easybiped ). Having run across a few of the...

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6 Dec 2015 - 10:27
Finished

Please dont let the title to this fool you. This is not a line following robot that follows the black lines on the ground.

For some time I have wondered if it would be possible to draw a line or lines on the screen and then have a bot follow those lines.

As with most of my...

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29 Dec 2015 - 16:56

I have been striving for 3 weeks to get reliable communications working between 2 nRF24L01 modules. One is a"base" station with an older Sparcfun module with external antenae (approx $25) while the other new one has the onboard antenae (approx $2). The base station, with different CPU boards,...

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29 Dec 2015 - 16:56
"Another Saturday Night" Another Saturday night and I ain't got no robots I got some money 'cause i just got paid How I wish I had something to hack on I'm in an awful way I got in town a month ago, I seen a lotta bits since then If I could fetch 'em I could burn 'em but as yet I haven't met 'em...
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