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uArm play football with XBox One Controller


Howdy Makers,   We made a football game with 2 uArms controlled by XBox one controller. We also designed the football yard which was made by Laser cut board. Here are the final view and video.     Step 1: Prepare all equips and software Hardware:  2 * uArm robot arm 2 * Xbox One Controller 2 * Laptops or Desktops…

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uArm with Voice Control – EasyVR module


Makers, these days, we made another use-case which used EasyVR module to control uArm through Voice Recognition method. Here is the final video: In this video, I spoke 7 commands : Start, Right, Forward, Backward, Down, Home, Release. EasyVR module recognized my voice and send command to uArm through serial port RX/TX. Here is the module: There are one input power…

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uArm developers——all is about passion and incredible pioneering work


We are glad to help passionate individuals and organizations that can be a creator, or even the definer of uArm,to see the propulsion of this technology and incredible pioneering work. So we created a platform for uArm developer and we have launched it now.Please visit here: http://developer.evol.net/ The main parts in uArm developer include: Quickstart(Set Up uArm For Development) Specs(uArm Specfications…

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details of some improvements about the uArm metal


The new version of uArm metal is on sale. It uses CNC processing, which makes a more smooth and compact metallic surface. It feels really very delicate! We also assembled the plastic sleeve to the screw in joint, it makes uArm looks like more beautiful. All bearings with screw are also strengthened, which make the positioning precision of uArm highly…

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Case of a scratch graphical programming to control the uArm


Hi, makers, due to the demand of improvement of interactive method of uArm and easier for control, so we made an attempt to use Scratch, a graphical programming tool, to control uArm. Scratch graphical programming applies to teenagers, which makes the experience of programming as simple and interesting as building the Lego toys.   Here is what we did:  …

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uArm with Kinect Control


Hi, makers, we developed a simple program which can use Kinect for Windows to control uArm through Visual Studio. There are three main functions that the program can do: 1, 3D coordinates Control 2, Play piano 3, Calligraphy    Here are the videos below show 2 main functions: Play Piano Calligraphy   You can follow the tutorials below show what we have done for making…

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New accessories are coming: A gripper and a pen holder for the uArm metal.


After the last uArm version was released, we received a lot of feedback from our users and partners, since then we decided to design some easy-to-use accessories that could be installed to end-effector of the uArm, to make the uArm a more competitive product.   Besides of existing Suction Cup, within a couple of months, we made an adjustable pen…

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Control uArm Metal with ultrasonic sensor


  Requirements 1. uArm Metal You may also use other versions of uArm, but in this article the box to hold ultrasonic sensor is specifically designed for uArm Metal. 2. Ultrasonic Ranging Module HC – SR04 You can easily find this Ultrasonic module in eBay or Amazon. However, I recommend you to buy this kind of modules from Seeed Studio…

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uArm Play Music With Toy Piano


Recently, we made a use-case that let uArm to play music on a toy piano.   Here is the final video If you want to play uArm as what we do, first you need, a table / uarm/ and a toy piano   Step 1: Getting the Materials uArm Metal version or Acrylic version (view our official website) a toy…

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WE MADE A DEMO: MODIFYING uArm INTO A MINI REMOVABLE TANK


Benefiting from the extendility of uArm’s base structure, we designed roller wheels which looks like tank tracks, and made it attached to the bottom of uArm. Equipped with these, uArm can move not only on the smooth floor but also on rough surface. With this equipment, uArm can be used in many dangerous conditions in place of human, or evan…

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