Robots

30.12

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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After making the Glowstrand, I decided that I wanted to design something that was all mine... and with a big change, Mid Outboard Motors, using some cheaper more available motors. I got the motors from...

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16 Oct 2016 - 22:37
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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
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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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9 Jan 2016 - 21:59
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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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11 Jun 2016 - 08:48
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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
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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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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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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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