Tagged: robotics

Installing Turtlebot 3 simulator in Ubuntu 14.04

Installing the Turtlebot 3 simulator in ROS Kinetic is well documented in their website, but is it still possible to try out the simulator on Ubuntu 14.04 with  ROS Indigo instead? After tweaking around with the Turtlebot 3 simulator, it...

Installing the R2 simulator for ROS Indigo

What is r2? The r2 robot, which is an acronym for Robonaut 2, is a dexterous humanoid robot created by NASA, with the goal of it aiding humans in space (Robonaut 2 is just an upgrade from its predecessor, the...

Arduino self balancing robot – Update #4

Coming up, another short update on my self balancing robot! In this update, I focused solely on improving the connections, structure and placement of the components on the robot. (P.S. I have uploaded the SketchUp & STL files on Github....

Simple LED light chaser

In this tutorial, you will learn how to make a simple light chaser, which will consist of only 3 LEDs. What does a lightchaser do? A light chaser can be used to create lighting animation sequences to attract attention.