a drop in the digital ocean: Robotics

Hello and welcome to the Robotics category. Here you can find all the postings related to the topic of Robotics

Ratchet & Clank – 3D Printable Robot Kit

Way back in 2011 I built my first ever robot Sheldon. I always liked his overall look, so a while back (2012) decided to use his overarching style …

Project Penny – My First Quadcopter

Ever since I first saw a quadcopter a few years ago I wanted to have a go at building one. So slowly over the last year I have …

Kinect Robot Power Adapter

Those of you who have been following via my facebook page would have seen that I have been toying around with the idea of utilising the power of …

Koothrappali and the Arduino Motor Shield

In today’s post I am going to kill two birds with one stone as so to speak. Primarily I plan to introduce the Arduino Motor Shield R3 and …

Sheldon 2.0 – Bumper and Headstock

Happily I managed to get quite a lot done on the Sheldon 2.0 upgrade this weekend. Primary focus was that cleaning up the wiring and putting together the …

RIP Sheldon 1.0 – Hello Sheldon 2.0

Today is a sad day, poor little Sheldon the wonderbot 1.0 is no more. Due to a design floor several of his wires came loose whilst traversing the …