Tag Archives: bot

Recommended Bot

Balancing Robot – Balbot kits

I just ran into this balancing bot kit. Kinda pricey but cool that you can get one. (Can we get some samples?)

Now, you can build your balbot using this kit instead of starting from scratch!

The BalBot Advanced kit includes everything the Basic kit does, PLUS the BrainBoard microcontroller board, 2 forward-looking infrared distance sensors, a programmer, serial cable, C-compiler, and more (see kit contents below for details)!

In short, the BalBot Advanced kit includes all the parts* you need t

Click Here to Read Full Article


Garrett’s DIY – Upcoming Boe-Bot Hacks – Remote Controlled Insect

Here’s a video of upcoming boe-bot hacks from Garrett using a Parallax Boe-Bot platform and CUBLOC CB220.as brain. This little creature has couple of cool looking features such as a tail, antennas, and eyes that can be remote-controlled via a regular TV remote-control. HOWTO will follow soon. In the meanwhile, you will just have to enjoy Jack

Click Here to Read Full Article


Kid’s drawbot

Here’s a cool kid’s drawbot that is awesome!

As far as I’m concerned, you’re never too young to start mixing art with robotics. So, next time you and your budding young tinkerers need something to do on a rainy day, you should have no trouble scraping up the parts to put together this crude, drawing robot project that we saw at the Seattle Robotics Society Robothon.


Click Here to Read Full Article

1 Comment

Looking back at Sumo Robot Competition

[gv data=”http://video.google.com/googleplayer.swf?docId=2065347083600689371&hl=en” width=”670″ height=”400″][/gv]

Here’s an awesome sumo robot competition from Japan.  Very interesting…

Click Here to Read Full Article