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robo rad

Country: Canada
Member Since: February 11 2017

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I saw that...
I saw that last year somebody had built a wheel chair robot and I am having trouble getting around in this new Forum. My idea for the new...
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https://www.ez-robot.com/Shop/AccessoriesDetails.aspx?prevCat=9&productNumber=14298 h bridgeI probably asked this question before but can't remember the answers from a few years ago I bought this H bridge,used 6 volt motors,for long periods of time outdoors,a really great product, just wondering about using for newer higher torque car window lift motors 12 volt on heavier outdoors robot(Grass) as the only other info comes from the robot shop site...
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:(Not totally sure but I may have burned out the first i2c port 1 below the camera port, I accidentally touched the first pin there with the negative wire from a digital port in the bottom left corner and there was a burn smell I quickly disconnected the battery and all seems to be working with the EZ4 ( I had a flashback from 2 years ago where I did something similar and blew the entire com board had to buy that replacement board) I investigated...
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Has anyone...
Has anyone hacked one of these yet with EZB and H-bridge? The specs are impressive,better than a kidding ride in car and it can hold an...
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Promo Android For New Westworld Season
A bit creepy,thought I would share this article..... *eek*http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-5630065/Malfunctioning-robot-terrifies-drinkers-London-pub.html#v-5748112861154528269
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Robot Updates
Robot Updates
I am getting so inspired by what some of the projects are getting worked on with you guys here in the Forum,many great ideas you guys! :D...
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Ez Camera
Just wondering about what can be done with EZ cam as I have viewed some interesting applications where DJ shows off the Face tracking and color tracking using simple scripting in the EZ builder software plug ins.I am on the verge of buying one now but then I saw this interesting phone camera add on that has come down in price for heat /cold...
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Ezb In Cold Temps
Ezb In Cold Temps
Just wondering how well the EZB-4 can handle the frigid cold outdoors as I am bored with all the snow we are getting here,saw some...
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Finding Windows Software Old Version To Support Ezb-3
Finding Windows Software Old Version To Support Ezb-3
My first robot Rad is completed and I have another Rad 1.0 Bot that was broken with a bad power wire, I have repaired it but since it came...
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Stick Computer
Looking at buying usb stick computer for robot and need to know if it can run a 32 bit windows 10 version on EZ Builder software? Or there is also a cheaper stick that runs on the mobile chrome operating system would this run EZ Builder mobile?
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"a.i. Mind Cloud " Another Name For Terminator Skynet Lol
"a.i. Mind Cloud " Another Name For Terminator Skynet Lol
The debate at the end does not sound convincing enough to me,still needs a long way to go and using the cloud internet for processing is...
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Ezb Wi Fi Quick Fix For Wi Fi Cutting Off Too Early
My brother recently had to move his music studio equipment down into my old Movie theater basement apartment and now with all his big equipment creating way more clutter,the Wi-Fi seems to get cut off more frequently when getting behind some of the big Amps and musical hardware laying around. When I let Paranormal-Rad-Robot do his Exploration...
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Gps Navigating
Gps Navigating
The Speedometer recently burned out on my old Fiero GT so instead of replacing the dash board I simply downloaded the free GPS Digihud...
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The Tron Look
The Tron Look
Just a quick suggestion to give our Bots a more futuristic look, I will try this out for my Rad Bot, I have seen examples of this "El wire"...
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Paranormal Rad-drone Update
Paranormal Rad-drone Update
Hey there peeps! Was a while since I made any progress reports here in the Forum on the paranormal adventures using the camera-drone,Rad...
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Voice Synthesis
Voice Synthesis
I want the really low sounding voice from the infamous(2 kids died getting highest scores)... arcade game Berzerk for my robot. I actually...
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Thormang 3
Thormang 3
I have always liked the track robots because of easy use outside but after watching this youtube robot here, Damn that looks seriously...
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Win 10
Well, I have just about had it trying to run windows 10 on both of my laptops which are only a few years old, ran always amazing with Win7 but when the latest update came on win10 while I was busy else where, the update caused the laptop to shut down,restart,shut down,restart...endlessly for an hour and completely damaged the hard drive. So...
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Ultrasonic Input Voltage From Battery Pack
Ultrasonic Input Voltage From Battery Pack
I think that some of my trouble started after I got the second Ultrasonic sensor ,as I did not upgrade the battery pack (old radio shack...
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Avg Virus Causing Start Up Questions
The title should say start up problems,not questions but.....I was having problems since the second last update connecting EZB to EZ builder windows.So it seems the only easy way is to turn off the AVG protection,then no problems with EZB connecting in the EZ builder software. So I just updated now to the newest updates and still same problem,AVG...
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When Will Mobile Ultrasonic Radar Scan Be Updated?
just wondering about the Ultrasonic scanner available on windows EZ builder but for mobile it always says not yet supported. Will this be added to mobile app? As it would make the mobile scripting and Blockly much faster to program and the radar scanner graphic would be a big help to see if the sensors are actually pinging. I am currently using...
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Multiple Ultrasonic Sonars
My bottom board came in today replacement for the one I burned out last month trying to hook up second ultrasonic sensor. This time I did it correctly by shutting off the main battery switch first, LOL! So I noticed there is an increment value that can be raised higher for the sonar radar scanner. I noticed putting both sensor increments at 10...
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Vintage 80's Robots
ha ha ya,very cheezy but cool ! I just saw an old 1986 movie about killer robots going crazy in a shopping mall and they look just like larger versions of all the toy robots sold back in those days! in fact they look much like my Paranormal chasing Rad 1.0 Bot,many of you may have something similar !---- "Chopping mall 1986" :DChopping mall bots
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Accidental Short To Ezb4 At Sonar Ports
I was adding a second new ultrasonic sensor and forgot to turn off main battery switch, a power wire accidentally touched a wire I was adding to the EZB4 front D21 D22 area for sonar connections and there was a spark but the main EZB fuse did not blow and it still powers up but no more audio on the start up voice and the Wi/Fi is still connecting...
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Long Range Xbee & Other Robot Communication
Long Range Xbee & Other Robot Communication
I was browsing the EZ forum and saw some one mention the incredible distances that you can communicate with robot,RC vehicles,balloons...
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Avg Update Corrupting Ez Builder Windows 10
During the night,AVG virus protection did an update secretly on Laptop windows 10 and this update put EZ builder.Exe into virus jail! Took me hours to figure out why it loads but then refuse to connect to EZB! so I tried my cell phone app Android and no problems then I tried my desktop PC with no problems ...but suddenly desktop AVG started an...
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Adding Laptop Script Sonar To Mobile Phone App?
I was making great scripts for my laptop EZ Builder windows and figured out how to transfer them all to mobile phone app EZ builder. everything will work just like the laptop but then the robot will hit walls,seems like the ultrasonic sonar does not work in Mobile App? I was reading all night and can't find any example program script for mobile...
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Hiding The Wires Idea For Robot Project
Just a Quick update on the paranormal Rad robot project. I wanted a quick way to hide the wires and holes I drilled. So I got this idea to use chrome duct tape from watching the bogus moon landing NASA space craft and many of the robot probes. Only difference is I did not use the same NASA Gold Tin foil ,duct tape and chicken wire ,LOL! I am ready...
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Paranormal Robot Running E.v.p. Recording Script
This was the test done in the kitchen but I have video from a few days ago with a bunch of EVP sessions done at the Grave/memorial stone where the owner of the cottage burned himself to death in his mini-van, still going through the audio recordings and video, was a successful investigation, in the night we had bad thunderstorms and only got the...
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Robo-cams
It is needed for this robot to have a microphone so I was testing my cell phone camera and IP web-cam app ,it works too well for picking up sounds ,it must pause to listen in the scripting,Problem comes with movements ,to get high frame rate I need to use lowest setting resolution. A higher resolution looks great but gets a bit "choppy" I...
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Ez Lipo Balancer/charger
since I had quite a severe Lipo battery explosion a few weeks ago that nearly set my place on fire,due to my lack of understanding charging modern battery packs. I have made it my mission to research everything about all battery types Nickel cadium,Nimh high power and Lipo high power. I do have a few older nickel battery packs that I have re...
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Ezb-rad Robot Ready For Field Investigating All By Itself
Absolutely thrilled at how easy it is to program the paranormal self-investigating project Rad robot using the EZB-4 system . All I can say is for the small cost of the EZB computer and an old 1990 toy robot bought for a few dollars at a flee market,this is amazing guys! thank you so much for developing this system! i am ready for actual out door...
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China Tracked Base
China Tracked Base
Saw these cool tracked Tank robot base bodies on Ebay made from heavy duty Alminum. Thinking about going for it for something more...
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Recent Ez Builder Update
I just updated the EZ Builder windows software because the message popped out that there was an updated version. Then after it said windows 7 is no longer supported but may still load and should upgrade to windows 10. That is not really an option for me now,Prefer my win 7.Is this going to be a problem for all the cool plug in programs I want to...
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Rad-bot With Sonar Progress
started to actually test robot with ultrasonic sensor to avoid walls/obstacles.I think i need to add real servo motor sweeping with the sonar sensor, though the Laptop is showing some sort of radar sweeping picking up the pings,not sure how that works when the sonar is just taped on the front for now.Also need to modify the obstacle avoidance ,so...
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Power Connection Ezb
My Rad 1.0 project robot is nearly completed but have one serious question about causing power damage to either the 4 wire H bridge pwm or the EZB_4. After completion of successfully wire soldering to original rad 6 volt motors to H Bridge which is sharing the same dual 7.2 Nimh battery packs with Ezb_4, I also rewired the original Rad wires and...
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Ezb Formula Race Car?
I was thinking about getting this 8 year old Giant race car to work with my Lap top,it is huge about the size of my kitchen table and really,really fast,needs a huge empty parking lot to use with Radio control but thinking how neat it would be to watch Live video and drive it with cell phone app or Lap top.Has anyone done this and is the EZB camera...
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Bumper Contact Switch Scripting
What is the best way to add a home made bumper contact sensor/switch as my sonar is not quite enough to avoid certain obstacles,is there a simple script example I could follow for a contact switch?
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Scripting With Collision Avoidance
Just reading the tutorial from Rich about how to write the script for avoiding obstacle and "turn run away". I am really new to scripting and quite terrified to start but the tutorial from Rich makes it seem more easy than I thought! I have an ultrasonic sensor coming and thinking about what to do with it on the robot just glad to see I can learn...
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Dj's At Walker
i just saw on Youtube,the AT starwars walker project that DJ modified with EZ-B servos, Just gotta say I had the exact same idea 1 month ago when I went into a vape store,the guy had one of those giant walkers on his display shelf! i thought about how to make it truly robotic .So looks like you beat me to it! Great job, I may go back and ask the...
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Rad Robot
Rad Robot
Happy to report that my EZ b and H bridge motor controller came in and is working. I have already figured out much of how to get the old Rad...
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Rs Media Bot Motor Controllers
I actually have 2 Rad bots ,3 WowWee RS V2's and 1 RS Media Robosapien and both rads are fixed and ready for upgrades but the V2's all had the stripped wire damage and possibly blew the foot regulators or transister boards but all motors,sensors and cameras still are good.The RS media is almost working ,I have fixed the arm linkages and currently...
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Remote Areas No Wi-fi Available,ad Hoc
sorry just wondering about any ad hoc setting between ez b robot cotroller and my laptop/android phone. Will it work out at my cottage where we have no wi-fi available? I want to control robot outside at night to document animals coming around at night ,does the ez b still make it's own wifi connection to my laptop/cell phone? *confused*
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