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Finally got around to starting the write up for my quadcopter :) bought most of the parts from hobbyking: the frame: … 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
Learns from Listening and Asking Questions, Tracks Colors and Heat, 6 Web Services, Database of Learned Knowledge
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10/20/14 Update - It's all about Wolfram Alpha Read more
Navigate by Ultrasound, IR and compass. Self charging
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  Current Hardware:Picaxe 40x22 x Pololu Motor ControllersTilt compensated CompassAPC220 Wireless Serial (1 Km Ran Read more
Great open-source platform for robotics, AI, computer vision researchers and DIY enthusiasts.
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We are using Dagu's tracked chassis. The body of the vehicle is 3D printed. The BeagleBoard-xM is used as on-board computer to control wide range of sensors (such … Read more
Completes missions, follow IR commands, "search & destroy", avoids traps
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Several months ago I have found on my "homestock" pair of metal tuning treads for Heng Long Panzer Tiger. Had no idea what to do with that I put it back. Later I … Read more
Unmanned Ground Vehicle UGV Multiple Sensor Platform
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I have always wanted a robot with multiple sensors to absorb and shout out about the environment in which it lives. So what you will be seeing with "PropRover" is a … Read more
I started an new robot project which will be a long time project. The base is the 4WD chassies with 4 gear motors. The first stage is to attach the Dagu IR compound … Read more
Dagu Quadbot Chassis Picaxe 40x2 256k Eeprom Maestro 12 Servo Controller Sound Sensor Compass Sensor Switch Mode 3.5 Amp Power Supply for Circuits 5 x AA NiMh … Read more
Gets me beer from the fridge, and delivers it to my location, will also take empty cans to the bin.
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  - First of all, Appolgies for the crappy pictures, I will be updating them with better ones, more info, and maybe some video.     I decided to build a robot … Read more
  Well, it's about time for another Walter Update. Busy Busy. I won't (and can't) describe the many, many hardware changes --or to the point, the transition from … Read more
points my XM Satellite antenna southwest
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Update: 12/14/10, Frntc hppy updt   Update 11-21-10 I finally uploaded the video's I took last month.   the 1st video is a trip to sporting goods store to buy a … Read more
Sterylite6000 is a large and somewhat unusual robot.  Originally it was designed to use only six servos.  This worked resonably well, but did not get good ground … Read more
Navigtes around the house using waypoints and ping corrections.
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  I just started with robotics a few months ago, I started with the boe-bot and basic stamp2. A good learning platform, but I quickly found it's limitations. Read more
Play Fetch, Firefighting, navigate by map using different sensors for localisation.
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This is my latest robot, still work in progress. It will take a while until it gets finished, as I want to make it more and more complex. I intend to add every … Read more
Maps environment, Speaks, Learns, Shoots
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Sorry about the lack of pictures. Here is another one of my long term work-on-it-somtimes robots. For this robot, I decided I didn't want to screw around with a … Read more
voice and RSS feeds synthesizer, telepresence, strong arm
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This is my first robot project. It's a 115cm tall creature powered by an Atom motherboard and a Delphi program under windows. It's remote controlled only by now … Read more