Hobby car-like robot with Camera

Hobby car-like robot with Camera
I must admit that this is a great robot project. Even though the robot itself does not look complex, building something like this may become really interesting. But it keeps your imagination and creativity free – you may build whatever you want connecting much wider range of sensors, motors, servos, etc., than any other robotics ...

Building a Robot That Creates Art

Building a Robot That Creates Art
  Do only humans create art? Can art be made by something that is not alive, like a robot? What is interesting about the Vangobot™ is that it is not a copy machine; it actually paints pictures with brushes and paint, and in a distinct, unique style— just like a human artist. The Vangobot™ can change ...

Multiwii Trimming Accelerometer for Auto-level Flight

Multiwii Trimming Accelerometer for Auto-level Flight
Before following this tutorial make sure your transmitter is properly trimmed out using normal (Gyro/Acro) flight mode and adjusting the trim dials on your transmitter. Without properly trimming your transmitter to neutral your transmitter will be commanding the quadcopter to move when you intention is for the copter to maintain a level attitude. What is ...

Make a Delta Robot

Make a Delta Robot
Asurofilmchen has decided to build a DIY version of a Delta Robot. Obviously it won’t have the same speed or dexterity but it is still a challenging undertaking! Theres an interesting thread going on at RoboterNetz.de about building delta robots. “A Delta robot is a type of parallel robot. It consists of three arms connected to universal joints at ...

ODRi – Omni-Directional Research Platform

ODRi - Omni-Directional Research Platform
This interesting project was created by Tal Avivi and Shachar Geiger to test the feeling of omni-directional driving using various control techniques. The creators were given the task of designing a 1-person electrical urban vehicle. There’s a video of it embedded above. It can be driven using three different input styles: an accelerometer joystick, a traditional gamepad, ...

Robotic Light Sensors

Robotic Light Sensors
A light sensor has the role to detect the light and the result is translated into output analog value. The sensor output depends by light intensity and has low or high values. The robot can be programmed to react when the light sensor detects a certain amount of light. In some words, a light sensor is ...