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by RyanMBruce
Fri Jul 21, 2006 4:55 pm
Forum: Robotics
Topic: robotics information
Replies: 6
Views: 4836

Sambuchi is right, you have to have the will to both learn and teach yourself if you want to get into robotics. Forums such as this one are great resources to get started, brainstorm ideas, and solve problems, but ultimately, if you don't want to do the work yourself, you'll lose interest very quick...
by RyanMBruce
Mon Jul 17, 2006 9:47 am
Forum: Robotics
Topic: Go Carts and Servos
Replies: 27
Views: 15181

Well, we paid about US$4,500 for it, but they retail for quite a bit more. You can check them out at Sick's website here: http://www.sick.com It does work amazingly well, and it is a very powerful tool. I have yet to learn all of the details of its operation, but I have been able to create 3D images...
by RyanMBruce
Fri Jul 14, 2006 11:32 am
Forum: Robotics
Topic: Go Carts and Servos
Replies: 27
Views: 15181

Some resources

Hey there, I'm with the Iowa State University Robotics Club, and we have a project similar to what you are talking about. The project name is the Autonomous Robotic Kart (ARK), and we have a page for it on our wiki here: http://nukelab1.student.iastate.edu/w We just finished welding the mounts in pl...