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KUKA RC - Robot

August 16, 2017, 1:17 pm

Hey, I am new to robotics and I want to understand what a Kuka Robot Controller (like the Kuka KRC4) is communicating to the robot? What signals are used there, and what communication standards? On t... Read more »

[M] Battle Bots - coming to a war near you

July 19, 2017, 12:18 pm

Title: Russia is Building War Robots: a Fully-Automated Kalashnikov Neural Network Gun Author: Fnord666 Date: Tue, 18 Jul 2017 14:19:00 -0400 Link: Read more »

Tips for Testing KUKA Callibration

July 13, 2017, 9:32 pm

Hey there! Our new KUKA robot is currently being installed and configured as we speak. Before the team of engineers that are setting it up leave, I would love some feedback and any suggestions on how... Read more »

Best Dust Collection System for Fab Lab?

July 11, 2017, 4:20 pm

Hi there! We are opening a one-of-a-kind Fab Lab, and are looking for recommendations / advice on the best dust collection systems for the type of work that we will be doing in our shop. BACKGROUND -... Read more »

keypoint matching

April 17, 2017, 5:55 am

Hi, I have been asked to do familiar scene recognition with sift keypoint match ing and homography. I have adapte dthe sift_mosaic.m code from vlfeat libra ry. My results show many inliers which ... Read more »

Motor like wiper motor with 100+rpm

March 8, 2017, 10:29 am

Hi, I'm in the need of a worm geared like wiper motor but with 100+ rpm. Bosch has a motor like it code F006B20102 but I'm unable to find it in USA. Some similar motor or some workaround would be app... Read more »

Re: WANTED: 6-axis, hardened, Robot Arm

February 16, 2017, 7:53 am

Hi Yoni, We can supply you the 6 axis robot you need. We are SOOYEE Robotics, the ro bot manufacturer in China. We can totally meet your needs you mentioned. Ou r SYH1506A would be your good... Read more »

Re: How does the Robomower perimeter wire work?

June 16, 2016, 3:56 pm

will any type of wire work Read more »

Basic Robotics

May 3, 2016, 12:41 pm

Hello, I have a conveyor system and a 6 axis robot . I want to know how will the robot know if there is a box waiting on the conveyor ( ofcourse there is a sensor). How will it communicate with the ... Read more »

Re: Radio Shack Armatron Article

March 13, 2016, 9:23 pm

Yes I built one for my final project at DeVry....I used a Vic20 and an 8 bi t to 16 bit decoder and had to build gear boxes and motors to replace the s ingle planetary gear...I still have whats ... Read more »

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SN754410 alternative anynone? rating: 5

Hello group. I have been looking for an SN754410 alternative without success. I need a device with similar electrical characteristics (two coil drivers, 1A drive per channel, 4.5-30V input), but in... Read more »

What glue is best for HPDE ( high density polyethylene ) ? rating: 5

What kind of glue is best for HPDE ( high density polyethylene ) ? I just need to glue a few flat pieces together, then cut them up and do = some milling on the sandwiched pieces. What about ABS Hair... Read more »

Epson SPEL language rating: 5

Hello, I recently was forced to go to a DOS based SPEL 80M software for programming my robots due to a failure of my Epson HC-20 mini-computer (circa 1983) Does anybody know of a manual or user guide... Read more »

really cheap R/C servo tester ? rating: 5

Is there a really cheap way to make an R/C servo tester that cycles it back and forth ? I'm talking less than 10 bucks. I saw something at Lynxmotion or Parallax or somewhere like that for around $18... Read more »

New Robotics Website: rating: 5

Well it has been a long time coming, but its time to finally announce my web site: I was hoping to have everything perfect, but it seems to be a continuous work ... Read more »

OMG new product, ultra cool rating: 5 When I saw it, I jumped out of my skin. NewMicros' Tinipod. Now to find something to robotize Mike Read more »

Machine spline for servo horns rating: 5

I have a lathe and milling machine and would like to make my own parts for servo motors horns, wheels, or take up spools. But how does one go about machining that serrated interior hole? Is there so... Read more »

COMAU Tricept HP1 with C3G rating: 5

Hello, is there anybody out there who is familiar with the mentioned robot. We got one here and want to use it for handling a laser. The problem is, that we don=B4t know anybody who is familiar with ... Read more »

Battery powered wireless ethernet bridge rating: 5

I'm planning to use a TINI board with ethernet port to control a small robot. I need a wireless bridge to communicate with the board. D-Link DWL-810+ ( can be a ... Read more »

Seeking Info: VSI Pan/Tilt/Zoom Mount Model 4600000G1 rating: 5

I have a number of these units but cannot find any details regarding interfacing, etc. The label only shows VSI PAN TILT MODEL 4600000G1, apparently mfg 1995. They were likely intended for remote p... Read more » is a website by engineers for engineers. It is not affiliated with any of manufacturers or vendors discussed here. All logos and trade names are the property of their respective owners.