Resources — Robotics

Dual Axis "Smart" Solar Tracker

Dual Axis "Smart" Solar Tracker

| Joshua Zimmerman

The Dual Axis Solar Tracker was designed as a project that integrated simple Arduino programing and solar energy creation. The kit uses an Arduino Uno, an Arduino Sensor Shield, two 9G Metal Gear Servos, and four light detecting resistors to achieve active tracking in real time. Difficulty: Advanced Build Time: 60 minutes...

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Mega Sketch

Mega Sketch

| Joshua Zimmerman

The Mega Sketch is a computer controlled drawing robot built around open source designs and software. This is a great starting project for hobbyists and students interested in 3D Printers, CNC Routers, and Laser Cutters. The parts, designs, and code used for the Mega Sketch are closely related to those...

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Snap-N-Sew

Snap-N-Sew

| Joshua Zimmerman

The SnapNsew kit was designed as a simple soldering kit and programing kit that allowed users to easily integrate components into conductive sewing and textile projects.   The parts can be kept together for ease of use, or broken apart to be sewn or soldered. Age Level: 12 and up...

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Tacuino

Tacuino

| Joshua Zimmerman

The Tacuino Kit was developed to be a simple soldering and Arduino programing environment.   The kit includes everything needed to start making and programing your own Arduino sketches.   Due to the small form factor this kit also supports use with conductive thread and textile projects. Age Level: 12...

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