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Netbook Telepresence Robot Controlled with Ubuntu and SSH

Anyone who has tried to build an autonomous robot will appreciate how difficult even the simplest tasks like moving around an indoor room can be. By utilizing a human in the control loop, via a web cam, navigation becomes significantly easier.  This project details the creation of … Continue reading

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Wheg Robot Movie

A wheg is a combination of a wheel and a leg. When used on a robot they are an efficient method for traveling over a variety of rough terrain. This particular robot was built as part of a class project. As you can see, … Continue reading

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“Whegs” Robot

A “wheg” is a combination of a wheel and a leg that is useful for robots that need to travel outside over rough terrain.  As part of a class project the robot pictured bellow will hopefully loose its cardboard wheels and sport … Continue reading

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