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Call for ideas
For a number of reasons, I am in the process of re-designing a lot of the $500 robot software. Most of the pseudo-realtime stuff will remain for motor control, but it will be isolated in its own OS...
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Scissors platform - Know where to find source?
I'm trying to locate a scissors platform that extends up to at least 2 feet in height, but collapse to under 4 inches. Something like a lab jack (see ) It only needs to hold a pound on the platform....
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Where are IR sensors available in India?
Hi I want a proximity sensor like the Sharp IR GP2D02 available at I get them anywhere in India or is ordering online the only option? Thanks in advance. Arun...
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Robotic arm with vision
Hi I am working on developing a robotic arm with vision capabilities. The arm is modeled along the lines of the Lynxmotion arms (with base rotation, shoulder, elbow and wrist motions). I have not...
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Standardized distributed robotics
As I am working on my robot, I had sort of a flash last night. I wrote a network enabled joystick program that could use a joystick connected to one machine to control a robot over a wireless (or...
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new project of Behavior Simulation and Motives Modeling
Our group have developed a new conceptual model for behavior simulation in machines. We wish to share our know-how of motives evolution simulation with all intrested in this sphere of AI and...
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what is the different betwean AC brushless motor and DC brushless motor?
what is the different betwean AC brushless motor and DC brushless motor? does AC mean i should use inverter to oparate the motor? thank you eli
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Mars Exploration Rovers Update - March 11, 2006
UPDATE: Spirit Studies Surface and Atmosphere on Way to 'McCool' - sol 771-777, Mar 11, 2006: Since backing down from the top of "Home Plate" on Martian day, or sol, 764 (Feb. 25, 2006), Spirit has...
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How to Build Sonar detector
Hi All, As a interesting project I was thinking it would be fun to try to build a sonar ranger. But I was not able to find anything about it on the web. So if anyone can point me to some web sites or...
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Robotics career interview for school
I am interested in a career in robotics. I am doing a career interview for robotics in my technology class in 8h grade. If you would take a few minutes to answer my questions i would appreciate it....
 
will it help using shielded cable in DC motor to reduce noise?
will it help using shielded cable in DC motor to reduce noise? if yes how should i do it? just connect the shield to the motor housing and to the ground? will it help in any way or it neglectable...
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OT: article on JavaWorld by Gordon McComb ?
Gordon - I discovered an article on JavaWorld that really helped me out today. Are you the same Gordon McComb that writes articles on there ? Just curious ! JCD
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Rotory encoder chip ?
Looking for a chip or circuit that will take the two phase output from a rotory encoder and output, up, down and pulse I can't find my copies of that circuit in my piles of paper. Thanks Bill K7NOM
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What makes some motors not reversible ?
What makes some motors not reversible ? Thanks !
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advice needed on robotic armature
Hello, A project I'm working on entails a medical skeleton's forearm, laying flat on a table, which needs to rotate left and right in order to point to various items on the table. Currently, I have a...
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