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UPDATED and FINISHED* on May 3rd, 2014 *With 'finished' meaning that I built what I had envisioned, then played around with it and learned stuff, and then took it … Read more
Everything related to this one is hosted on Github links below. LINKS to … Read more
I bought a parallax BOE-bot(the arduino robot shield) but had trouble with the 5v outputs when it went through the board. I modified it with some plates I bought … Read more
It's gonna navigate around, later on transmit data and stuff, manipulate objects
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Update 05.02.2014 Hi guys, I'm slowly making progress on my robot. Today I managed to build a prototype of my motor controller. As I mentioned before, it is a … Read more
I am new to building robots and I decided to attempt a project that would be challenging, ultimately I decided this chellenge would best come from a robotic arm. … Read more
Navigation, fetch objects, recognise people
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This is Robbie the Robot The project is a couple of years in the making he is a 2 wheel differential drive robot with a Inmoov upper body the servos in the arm … Read more
Update: uCee is now fully running MicroPython on a custom ARM board I designed and made. Update: So I've printed the lid, and it looks much nicer now. Update: I've … Read more
Navigate via website commands, ip webcam
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Parts:            Parallax Boe-bot (Basic Stamp; Board of Education USB)      Raspberry Pi      Wireless adapter Wireless IP … Read more
Semi-Autonomous Roaming - Data Collection
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Robbie-Robot (Have to change that name!) is basically "intended" to be a mostly autonomous rover using a Raspberry PI for processing sensor data from the arduinos, … Read more
Raspberry Pi based, controlled remotely, exploring the environment, transmitting a webcam live stream
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PiBot-B is a small mobile robot based on Raspberry Pi that moves on caterpillar tracks. A video live stream taken by a webcam is transmitted to an iPhone via WiFi. … Read more
It can be program to do very diferent tasks. At the moment it has a floor cleaning routine, a navigation routine based on wavefront. It can detect movement and send video via email and Twitter Direct message and it can be remote controlled via a Web Interface, it talks too.
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Lego + Raspberry Pi Robot. Has a touch sensor, a infrared sensor, ultrasound sensor, a digital camera for image recognition and streaming video, 3 motors (so far … Read more

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UPDATE: 1/05/13 New angle.  I finished my ATtiny Bitsy Spider (ABS) board and wanted to do something with it.  While stringing it together I had thought of … Read more
A Robot that is remotely controlled over the internet!
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Introduction: I'm Mohammad Adib, I'm from the US, I'm 17, and this was my summer project. It's a vision I had in mind for a long time; To make a robot that I can … Read more
Hello I'm Kariloy and this is my entry for the Doodle Bot Art Competition. Read more
Grab objects, navigates via user input
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My first claw robot. Found the first version claw from SparkFun in a box - totally forgot I ordered one over a year ago. After a long process of dealing with how … Read more
Walks and turns, kicks a ball, and sits down !
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Based on a 6 DOF BRAT clone kit from ebay ($50!) Uses 6 MG995 45g servos: 2 Ankle Servos, 2 Knee Servos, 2 Hip Servos  4xAA Nimh to drive servos 2xAA to drive … Read more
After a long hiatus, I decided to resume working on this project. I bought a USB power supply, that easily powers the Pi with the camera module and wifi dongle … Read more
Speach Synthesis, Speach recognition, face recognition and face tracking, autonomous navigation, remote controle
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Hi Everybody! Few times ago I bought a Robot Vacuum cleaner (Neato) for my house. It wake up my old passion for robots which have been in sleep for years, after an … Read more
Detects human face and navigates toward face, stopping at a certain distance away from the face
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OpenCV on the Raspberry Pi detects human faces. I modified the script to move the robot left or right based on the coordinates of the detected face so that the face … Read more
moves objects from zones to other zones while mapping its environment with ultrasound
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BEN: Bright Enough to Navigate This robot will be a continuation and an improvement on my first robot, EDWARD (http://letsmakerobots.com/node/36413) Hardware: Read more
My wireless rover, based on a Traxxas Stampede XL-5 and powered by a Raspberry pi, controlled over wifi. An Adafruit 12bit, 16 channel PWM servo driver is used to … Read more
Tweet to @OurCatDoor and the "Hand of PI" reacts.
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Full build page (with source) at: http://whiskeytangohotel.com/handofpi You can control the "The Hand of PI" by sending a tweet to @OurCatDoor. If your tweet … Read more
Spies around the place controlled by sneaky interwebbers
Jon* Or Something (for people that seemingly have issues with diction of spells that will bring about their doom true names) or Read more
Roams around looking for light
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My first robot is a fairly simple 2WD photovore with a Raspberry Pi for the brains. I really liked that I could program a simple robot in my favorite high-level … Read more
remote-control surveillance with a mobile webcam
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When I first got myself a Raspberry Pi, I thought I was being very original trying to put together a remote-controlled surveillance bot, and over a few months I got … Read more