Search:

Type: Posts; User: sarendt; Keyword(s):

Page 1 of 3 1 2 3

Search: Search took 0.01 seconds.

  1. Replies
    70
    Views
    131,630

    Re: 2017 Robogames Ideas

    Hello all,

    I'm mostly posting just so I get updates on this thread - but I always thought it would be fun to have an alternative weapon system, I was thinking a nerf dart with a small magnet on it...
  2. Replies
    1
    Views
    5,997

    Just For Fun FredWorks Robot Apoclypse Short

    Howdy all!

    My Hackerspace created this short video as a part of a series to promote our group, robot coding and STEM outreach in general. Would love to hear what you think and if you like it...
  3. Replies
    36
    Views
    51,267

    Re: Mech Warfare 2015

    Sthmck - I'm in Fredericksburg VA and am willing to help out in the set up/prep/etc. PM me and I can share my email with you.

    Cheers,
    scott
  4. Replies
    1
    Views
    4,152

    New Robotic's Class - Free online - EdX

    https://www.edx.org/course/snux/snux-snu446-345-1x-robot-mechanics-1529#.UzjTHlfeRuM

    I signed up for this, it looks very good so far. There is one small mistake, its listed online, or it was when...
  5. Re: 3D printing Who in the community owns or uses one ?

    I have had my Mendel Prusia for over a year now and I still haven't printed anything successfully, which is more on me and my busy life then the particular printer I have. I don't have much CAD...
  6. Replies
    59
    Views
    50,130

    Re: Velostat/Linqstat Target Panels

    A friend and I are trying to do some hit sensitivity (or Force vs. hit) testing on the original target panels. Once you get a build instruction up I can try and reproduce it and do comparitive...
  7. Replies
    149
    Views
    245,946

    Sticky: Re: MW 2013+ Ruleset Additions and Changes Discussion

    Andrew,

    Can we expect a final 2014 rule set soon? I don't ask because I need it for the upcoming event, more as a guide for continuing my work on my own mech design, but others probably would...
  8. Replies
    149
    Views
    245,946

    Sticky: Re: MW 2013+ Ruleset Additions and Changes Discussion

    Tyberius,

    Can we have a status update on Mech Warfare 2014? Whats the plan, dates, location?

    Inquiring bots want to know :robotsurprised:

    Thanks!
  9. News/Announcement Crowd Sourced 3D printer, CNC, laser scanner and more

    This looks like a really great addition to any robot builders collection! I could do almost all of your prototyping and manufacuting with this!

    I plan to talk to my CFA (wife) tonight about one!
    ...
  10. Replies
    25
    Views
    22,987

    Re: New to Mech Warfare? Start reading here first.

    Andrew - Can we *sticky* this post please?
  11. Thread: Biped IK?

    by sarendt
    Replies
    14
    Views
    12,159

    Re: Biped IK?

    Thanks Tician!! You rock :-)

    Cheers,
    Scott
  12. Replies
    4
    Views
    6,552

    Re: Northern Virginia Mech Warfare Group

    Thanks Andrew!

    I did attempt to contact them (through Sthmck) but I figured it being the summer I shouldn't expect to hear anything until the fall school year kicks off.

    Cheers,
    Scott
  13. Replies
    4
    Views
    6,552

    Re: Northern Virginia Mech Warfare Group

    If we ever build something, I would post the details of the build here, also any questions we have that the group couldn't answer, but organizing the group and making plans to meet just seems like...
  14. Replies
    4
    Views
    6,552

    Northern Virginia Mech Warfare Group

    Some friends of mine wanted to work together on building Mech's, so I created a google group for us. If anyone else would like to join, please feel free. We live in Northern Virginia and plan to use...
  15. Thread: Biped IK?

    by sarendt
    Replies
    14
    Views
    12,159

    Re: Biped IK?

    Can you share any of this in reference to option 2? If any of it is in good english that would be a bonus as well.

    Thanks,
    Scott
  16. Replies
    149
    Views
    245,946

    Sticky: Re: MW 2013+ Ruleset Additions and Changes Discussion

    I came to Mech warfare wanting to build a two legged robot, it was my goal years before I had heard of Mech Warfare. Mech Warfare just combo'ed two things I like, Mech fiction and real robots with a...
  17. Replies
    149
    Views
    245,946

    Sticky: Re: MW 2013+ Ruleset Additions and Changes Discussion

    To add *More* to this "armchair warrior" discussion:



    I think if you had to launch a nerf dart along with the RFID tag in order to score that would be 'physical' than the airsoft, as its hard...
  18. Replies
    16
    Views
    20,087

    Re: 4DOF Quadrupedal Mech Entry - Envy

    Where is the data on the new Arbotix? Is Trossen planning on stocking the new one separately from the original or would it just replace it?

    Cheers,
    Scott
  19. Replies
    149
    Views
    245,946

    Sticky: Re: MW 2013+ Ruleset Additions and Changes Discussion

    *Caveat: I am also currently an armchair player, but really want to transition into a veteran someday :-) *

    One thing we could do that would be cheap and easy and possibly give more variety to...
  20. Replies
    24
    Views
    97,392

    Sticky: Re: Participant Geographic Locations

    I started a google group for "East coast Mech Warfare" if anyone is interested in joining. Its more for collaboration but hopefully we could host meetings sometime to.

    Cheers,
    Scott
  21. Replies
    11
    Views
    11,695

    Re: Advantage of Dynamixel actuators?

    Working professional... thats me - more or less

    Cheers,
    Scott
  22. Replies
    11
    Views
    11,695

    Re: Advantage of Dynamixel actuators?

    Tician - You mention overheating/motor death with the MX-28; the MX-28 is used in DarwinOP correct? Is that the bot you have seen the motor's overheating and deing in? Any more thoughts or ideas on...
  23. Replies
    1
    Views
    2,888

    Re: Arbotix repositories are moving to github!

    Fergs,

    Would it be possible to include the CAD files at one of those locations?

    Cheers,
    Scott
  24. Replies
    11
    Views
    9,425

    Re: N00B looking for cad files

    First time attaching files, please let me know if it didn't work.

    should be a .stp file after extraction.

    4512

    Cheers,
    Scott
  25. Replies
    1
    Views
    3,885

    Raspberry Pi Camera coming soon

    This looks like a cool development for the Rpi. Thought I would share.
    ...
  26. Replies
    11
    Views
    9,425

    Re: N00B looking for cad files

    I have a .STP file for the arbotix, I didn't realize we could post them in the forums. I will do so tomorrow evening.

    Cheers,
    Scott
  27. Question(s) DC and Northern Virginia robotic's/mech warfare people

    Howdy all!

    I know this information is posted in some other posts, but many of them are four years old now so I wanted to see who is still interested in building robots and mech's and lives in the...
  28. Re: 3D printing Who in the community owns or uses one ?

    Howdy All!

    I purchased a Reprap: mendel v2 kit off ebay; primarly with the hope of building parts for mech warfare bot.

    Ron: I bought a kit from the same folks, let me know if you already put...
  29. Project Re: Onyx -- walking under own power for first time

    jwatte,

    Really nice work, great detail in your posts, very informative :veryhappy:

    Looking forward to more! Do you have a design your aimming for as a final plan, or is it more adhock?
    ...
  30. Thread: M-O

    by sarendt
    Replies
    33
    Views
    17,158

    Re: M-O

    Well, in the mean time I look forward to more videos of your bots!

    Cheers,
    Scott
  31. Thread: M-O

    by sarendt
    Replies
    33
    Views
    17,158

    Re: M-O

    ArduTank

    What if we started a fund to get you to the event? It seems you have enough interest on the site I think we might be able to raise enough money to get you there with your parents? We...
  32. Thread: Servo Database

    by sarendt
    Replies
    2
    Views
    5,720

    Re: Servo Database

    Nice:-)

    Thanks for posting!

    Cheers
    Scott
  33. Replies
    0
    Views
    2,080

    Halloween costume on redit via slashdot

    http://kotaku.com/5955698/this-could-be-the-greatest-halloween-costume-of-2012
  34. Replies
    1
    Views
    5,241

    impressive balancing bipead video

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6YPsLJ0jwDI&feature=youtube_gdata_player

    Due to using a tablet I can use the hyperlink tool to imbed, hopefully it still works.

    cheers,
    Scott
  35. Replies
    2
    Views
    6,818

    Re: Arbotix CAD files

    Thanks Slugman! A friend of mine and I are going to build up Solidworks models, so we wont be able to use google sketch up files I am told.

    Andrew, would we be able to upload these any where...
  36. Replies
    2
    Views
    6,818

    Arbotix CAD files

    Howdy all,

    I imagine I have seen these around somewhere online before, but I can't find them recently. I have sent a few requests out to folks and I haven't seen any responses. Hoping crowd...
  37. Replies
    21
    Views
    23,846

    Question(s) Re: Biped ankles, & The hand of Zychor - WIP

    Slugman,

    Can we see a video of Zychor?

    Very cool work! Thank you for sharing!

    Cheers,
    scott
  38. Replies
    34
    Views
    39,279

    Re: RX-28 Darwin OP Based Mech: Tychus

    Cire,

    Would you be able to eloborate on your code you used for this mech. Specifically I'm curious about the process you used to develop the walking code, which software was used. I know you...
  39. Thread: Robotics book

    by sarendt
    Replies
    4
    Views
    4,247

    Re: Robotics book

    That book is basically about kinematics, either forward (determing the angles of your servo's givin a point in space at the end) or Reverse (calculating the servo's angles to achieve a given point in...
  40. Thread: Robotics book

    by sarendt
    Replies
    4
    Views
    4,247

    Re: Robotics book

    I am not sure what you are looking for, could you give us a bit of back ground on your self and maybe a bit more details on what your looking for? I know this is a hard question to answer if your...
Results 1 to 40 of 104
Page 1 of 3 1 2 3