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Robot Disorientation Traced To Timing Mismatch

Once the Roboclaw ROS Node‘s wheel parameters were updated to match the new faster motors, Phoebe went on a mapping run. And the results were terrible! 488 more words

ROS

Phoebe vs. Office Chair Round 2

Phoebe was built to roam my house, but the first draft chassis was unable to do so effectively due to a few problems that the second chassis aimed to solve. 256 more words

ROS

We're still friends

If you’re my friend, unless I’ve heard otherwise from you, I assume we’re still friends, even if we don’t keep in constant contact. This is because, well: Life.

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Reading the XV11 Neato Botvac LIDAR with the Raspberry Pi and C++

I really, really couldn’t contain my excitement (ask my wife) when I learned that Ebay prices on these bad boys have come down to under $100.  1,606 more words

Automation

Observations From A Neato LIDAR On The Move

Now that the laser distance scanner has been built into a little standalone unit, it’s easy to take it to different situations and learn how it reacts by  552 more words

ROS

Making My Neato LIDAR Mobile Again

The laser distance sensor I bought off eBay successfully managed to send data to my desktop computer, and the data looks vaguely reasonable. However, I’m not interested in a static scanner – I’m interested in using this on a robot that moves. 341 more words

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