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NXT #001: So you want to build robots!

If you have a child of correct age you can buy yourself a lot of toys and claim that they are intended for your child’s… 224 more words


Installing LeJOS for Mindstorms NXT on Windows 8

So I had to deviate a little from the installation instructions to get LeJOS working on Windows 8, especially on a 64 bit operating system: 88 more words


Self-Balancing Robot Uses Android and Lego NXT

Self-balancing robots are pretty cool, but sometimes a bit too complex to make. shows us that it’s really not that hard, and you can even… 130 more words

Robots Hacks

I am NXT 3-Point Bend Tester. Please Insert Girder.

Learning with visuals can be very helpful.  Learning with models made from NXT Mindstorms is just plain awesome, as demonstrates with this LEGO NXT 3-point bend tester… 202 more words

Misc Hacks

Lego EV3 Cobra vs NXT Alligator vs EV3E Elephant

Watch an autonomous EV3 Cobra with fangs go after an aggressive NXT Alligator, with a lumbering Elephant to round out the competition! Each one was built and programmed by my 9 year old son. 25 more words


Robo601 - Building instructions

If you would like to build your one Robo601, the following video will show you how I made mine. It’s not a revolutionary piece of robotics, but it is my first one completely designed and built from scratch (hardware and software) so I’m pretty proud of it no matter what!

Lego NXT

Robo601 - Odometry improvements

As I said at the end of my previous post, there is space for improvements in the setOdometry() function. In fact, I was thinking about it during the last days. 1,524 more words