Ez-bo, My Experimenting Robot

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I enjoy experimenting with the different controls available with easy builder, and exploring all the different options available, using the script language. With this in mind I decided to build a small, simple robot based on my old Boe-Bot chassis. I have tried to incorporate all the different sensors and LEDs I had hanging around so that my experimenting could be broader based.

At the present time, I have added these devices to experiment with
3 servo motors
2 modified servos
1 PIR
Infrared
Two axis accelerometer
Sonar detector
Photo resistor
Two RGB LEDs
Two standard LEDs
Bicolor LED

I have made the front and back panels removable in case I have some new ideas.
Video coming soon.

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pashley
Commented April 2013
New EZ Bo video. This time Bo awakes from a short nap and shows us all his "stuff",.

MovieMaker
Commented April 2013
Where did you get the voice?
pashley
Commented May 2013
MovieMaker

EZ Bo's voice is the standard, "Microsoft David", that comes with Windows 8. It is accessible using the Speech Synthesis Settings control, along with a couple other voices.

I would like to see an option to change the voices using scripting, similar to SpeakVolume, so that I could have two or more different talking robots in the same script. Something like a SpeakVoice(value) command would be nice.
MovieMaker
Commented May 2013
I wanted to ask where you got the arms.

;)
pashley
Commented May 2013
MovieMaker,

Bo's arms are parts from my box of robot toys, gathered from lawn sales over the last few years.
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Published on Friday, April 19, 2013