This low-cost hack ($44.30 including the cost of the Hexbug spider) converts the remote control toy into a C programmable autonomous robot with a IR range sensor "eye" and a TI MSP430G2231 16bit brain. After this hack the robot will be able to turn left or right and walk…Continue
Added by eric gregori on February 14, 2012 at 7:07pm — No Comments
Each robot has been modified with the EMGRobotics MSP430G2553RCB available from (www.buildsmartrobots.com).
Instructions for hacking the HexBug Spider can be found…Continue
Added by eric gregori on February 5, 2012 at 7:08pm — No Comments
If you have not had the pleasure of building a kit from Lynxmotion yet, you are missing out on a great experience in robotics. Lynxmotion ( www.lynxmotion.com ) all kinds of quality robot kits. Pictured above is the least expensive RC…Continue
Added by eric gregori on February 1, 2012 at 9:30am — No Comments