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    How to enter my BirthDate in the Contest webpage ???

    Hi,

    To get back to my birth date the calendar is making me click on a tiny arrow pointing to the left rather than letting me just type in my birthday date ??? I'm going to die of old age here...
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    Re: "Submit Your Project and Win!" Contest details and qualificaitons

    Hi,

    What the real thinking comes down to is: Can you get a patent, then manufacture and sell the item within 5-years to beat everybody else to the marketplace and set a "Brand Name" for your...
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    Contest Entry SAIR/DAIR Project ...

    What is the best ┬ÁController for a 16+ servo project?

    This is one of the questions I hope could be discussed in the comments section of the KickStarter pages and in the OPEC of the West Forums...
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    Contest Entry BallBot1 Teaching Robot

    A robot that doesn't think ... but just teaches ... the BallBot1!

    Children need a head-start for school ... a stronger math foundation for their education.


    A robot that doesn't think ... but...
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    "The Host in the Machine" RoboToons

    Hi,

    As an attempt to capture the thoughts of the Roboteer and present them to anybody interested I hope to help bridge that gap, a little bit, between the Roboteer and Hobby Robotics with the...
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    Re: "Submit Your Project and Win!" Contest details and qualificaitons

    Hi, a patent costs a fortune and lasts 19 years ... then your patent becomes public domain anyway.

    A provisional patent costs $130 and lasts 1 year so you can send your sketches and descriptions...
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    Re: Patent v. Copyright v. Notary Public

    Hi,

    Actually, applying for a "Provisional Patent" costs $100 ... and you don't need to get your papers notarized first.

    The "Provisional Patent" gives you 1 year to complete your patent on...
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    Contest Entry Re: Milk Carton Space Bot

    Hi,

    A local WaterJet cutter cut ten of'em out for me and I just bent them on a little vice I clip to my computer desk.

    They do the trick and since I'm not putting a giant load on top of the...
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    Contest Entry Re: Bioloid Eyes ???

    Hi,

    Can you tell us more about those two cameras you're using for the eyes on this?

    Brand, make, model ... are they WiFi ...
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    Contest Entry Milk Carton Space Bot

    Hi,

    Okay, how's this for a little cheap 'n easy creativity?

    The
    Milk Carton Space Bot


    YouTube - Milk Carton Space Bot
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    Re: Contest Entry - RoboNova-1 Laser Gun & Target

    Hi,

    I'm not sure what you're looking for ??? Laser modules can be had in millions of online and other shops ... they're just diodes ... hook it up to a power source and it lights-up. So I...
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    RoboNova-1 Laser Gun & Target

    Hi,

    Okay, I built some RoboTargetBots (R2PRTBv1) for my gaming robots to run around in a large gaming arena to shoot their laser guns at each other and at the targets ... and here's a demo of my...
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    Contest Entry Re: Pan&Tilt Bracket

    Hi,

    Okay, you can't bend these kinds of parts with a cheap break/bender ... they need to be bent with a finger in a break/bender ... those machines cost a small fortune.
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    Contest Entry Re: Pan&Tilt Bracket

    :cool: Hi,

    I just used a small table top clamped vice and pliers and a small hammer to bend the parts to shape.
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    Contest Entry

    :cool: Hi,

    Well, here's a short video showing off a few of my bots I displayed for the ...

    Yuri's Night Celebration @ NASA Ames Research Center

    How many products from the Trossen catalog...
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    Contest Entry Re: Frameless Laser Harp with microcontroller

    :cool: Hi,

    Now that's braggin' rights! Great job ... nice sharp pic's for your scrapbook.

    Maybe you can do an article go with the pics ...
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    Contest Entry Re: Pan&Tilt Bracket

    :cool: Hi,

    I made a little video showing off how the new Pan & Tilt bracket works ... it's carrying about a 0.5Kg load ...

    A New RoboBracket ... MPEG-2 video: ...
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    Contest Entry Re: Frameless Laser Harp with microcontroller

    :cool: Hi,

    That's pretty cool ... and I want to build one too ...
    ... are you posting the basic plans and code soon?
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    Contest Entry Re: Project Contest Submission ... Pan&Tilt Bracket

    :cool: Hi,

    I have sent the files and explanation of the use for the bracket to Jim/Lynxmotion.com ...

    We've discussed having several of my own part designs made ... but even Lynxmotion...
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    Contest Entry Re: Project Contest Submission ... Pan&Tilt Bracket

    :cool: Hi,

    I'm using a student version of SolidWorks now ...

    I started using eMachineShop a free online CAD program and is probably the easiest CAD program to learn ... I highly recommend...
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    Contest Entry Pan&Tilt Bracket

    :cool: Hi,

    I recently designed this bracket for a stand-alone, self-contained Pan & Tilt box for a bigger project I'm working on.

    This bracket will also work as a waist bracket for legged...
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