This is a LEGO Mindstorms NXT "Bin Emptying Robot Mark II". It is part of a larger project I have been working on, my "Ball Sorting Factory". A forklift delivers full Bins of balls to be emptied. The Emptied bins are then taken away to the processing facility to be refilled. The Mark I version […]
Yet another Wi-Fi Add-on for the Lego® Mindstorms NXT development environment has become available. You can control your Lego® Mindstorms NXT creations from a computer, or from your smartphone. In control from a few meters away, or from across the other side of the world, is a reality with the HumaRobotics WifiBlock. The WiFiBlock is […]
I've been working on a new Lego Mindstorms: NXT-Servo Activated Grab for a crane I am working on. The Grab is driven by a R.C. Servo motor, controlled via a Mindsensor NXT-Servo controller interface to the Lego Mindstorms NXT Brick. Link to this post!
A pair of NXTBee Radio Modems for use with my LEGO Mindstorms Robots, arrived late this afternoon from Dexter Industries in the United States. I've been waiting for a while for someone to develop such a NXT add-on for me to play with. They only where in transit to Tasmania for 8½ day from the […]
I have tried a number of methods of mounting Radio Control type Servo Motors to Lego Technics models over the years. Non were overly successful, mostly due to alignment issues. Then in the wee hours this morning, whilst trying to sleep, the answer hits me. Out of bed I jumped (tip-toed), because finally there was […]