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TupperBot Vs. US Army

TupperBot Vs. US Army

Couple of months ago the well known First Robotics Competitio took place here, in Saint Louis University.

Of course TupperBot was there, playing with kids and explorirng the competition. During his exploration he found a new friend, and they decided to play toghether for a while.

 

PS: Josshua, this robot is too big just for me… we should think about making a team to bit him up!

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From time to time, I like to switch my mind and test new designs.
Few days ago, I wrote about the robot that was able to follow a line by analyzing the video taken from its built-in Camera.
The problem with that system is that the robot needs an actual line lying on the floor… Changing our environment is not always the best idea… so after some time thinking about how to get read of that line, I came with a system that might work without an actual line on the floor.

By mounting a camera in the next floor…

Webcam mounted on the second floor

Webcam mounted on the second floor

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