HeadBot Example and Starting Code

Update: 11/4/2015 - See bottom, added some comments about some minor tweaks I've done.

So Box Head and DRHead are done and fun but how does it all happen? It’s...

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4 Nov 2015 - 10:54

This is just a quick post to document an idea for a build, heavily influenced by Protowrxs' Box Head.

Box Head is an animated desktop bot that moves using a pan/tilt setup, and is tethered to a laptop using procesing to provide functionality. Using an arduino to handle the hardware, it...

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craighissett
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29 Dec 2015 - 16:56

A little lab controller PCB I'm working on. It centers around four high-power constant current circuits meant to be driven by an Atmega328's PWM.

I hate working on anything mechanical in dim light; comes from dropping parts down under the engine when working on cars. I'm also...

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1 Nov 2015 - 20:02
In progress

31.10 - Test drive with camera

I took the Rover for a little spin today without all components 100% fitted. You can see the video under the video tab.

26.07 - GoPro on 3D gimbal.

To feed video to the transmitter I use a GoPro on a Feiyutech Mini 3D 3-...

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29 Dec 2015 - 17:54
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PopPet is a robot kit developed by Jaidyn...

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29 Dec 2015 - 16:56
DRHEAD - Decapitated Robot HEAD i.e. Dread

The basic goal of DRHEAD is to have fun with a decapitated head.. wait, that really doesn’t sound right does it. Anyhow, that is what he is...

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28 Oct 2015 - 09:00
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StartingPointBot was my first foray into Robotics fun 2 years ago this week. A SainSmart 4wd base, Arduino Mega, L298 motor controller, sweep servo for ultrasonic sensor, a rear facing Ultrasonic sensor, IR motion sensor and an IR controller for override (like HALT!), Eventually I added an LCD...
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26 Oct 2015 - 23:33
Finished

I had my printer for a couple months now and haven't done anything to big with it yet. I decided to start on the long journey of building inMoov. InMoov was created by Gael_Langevin and he made it possible for anyone to build this. His thingiverse is...

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26 Oct 2015 - 10:23
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October 2015 - The Resurection

After having issues with the old laptop running Box Head, I pulled it offline and stuck the laptop in the server room. Box Head sat for two long years as other robots, life, old cars, and other projects got in the way. With a renewed interest in robotics...

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20 Oct 2015 - 18:16
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20 Oct 2015

I've updated the design of the Single Servo Walker to make him walk better and also to make him easier to build.

The STL files are now included in this post! :D There are also detailed build instructions there.

The main...

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19 Oct 2015 - 09:42
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