In this guide I am going to walk you through creating a program in VB4, 5 or 6 that will allow you to control a single channel on the Veyron Servo Controller.

If you have not already setup the Veyron to work with you computer then...

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In this guide I am going to show you how to use the Veyron from VB.NET.

I will be using Visual Studio 2015 Community Edition. You can download this for free from MIcrosoft here is a link.

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Welcome to Part 2 of Working with the Veyron Servo Controller.

In part 1 we learned how to setup communication with the serial port using MScomm and how to send a signal to the Veyron that would control its Direction of movement.

In this part we are going to go a a step further...

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16 Nov 2015 - 05:49

My first attempt at a "headbot", he has PIR sensors for eyes and will follow motions around him. Very beta at this point. Have decided he will be a Deskside Annoyance Robot, and am using some speech to text routines for the Propeller.

7 watt Vellman amplifier and a speaker on a...

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I have some esp8266 modules that were purchased on the assumption that I would become diligent and earnest in trying to implement them in a robotics environment. My assumptions have proven false. It would be usefull to me if there was a group project geared to getting useful Wifi communications...

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Brought to you by U-M School of Art & Design. Thursday, November 6, 2008 Since about 1990, Dutch artist Theo Jansen has been working hard on new forms of life. Plastic yellow conduit is used as the basic material of this new nature. He makes skeletons that are able to walk on the wind....

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While doing some recent surfing I cam across this on Instructables and thought it needed some more attention.

Robot Contest

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28.09

It's time to show of the finished Sphero Strandbeest combined with the MobBob.(New video in the videos tab as well

I designed and printed a phone holder that could hold my LG phone. I then got Cevinus to combine...

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People ask me, "What will the robot do? What is your goal when it's done?" I usually answer, "Hopefully some day it can get me a Virgils Root Beer from the fridge" But in reality, what the robot is for, has already been achieved, and it should and will never be complete. This is an engineering,...
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10/28/15 - Added most of the 3D print files. Still need to design better gears and leg sections.

10/13/15 ver.8 of my navigation code is working well, let him walk around my kitchen for over 30 minutes, never crashed and even would go around an obstacle. Still need to code for the rear...

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