Annual Talent Contest (December 2012)
You can review the contest rules here.
Int 2.0 - A Lego NXT based robot that can do either line following, or object avoidance.
Marble Maze - An autonomous marble maze solver, implemented on an 8-pin PIC microcontroller. It has an internal bitmap for the maze, with all code done in assembly. It can also solve the maze in reverse.
POB - A Lego NXT based robot that can grab objects, and run away when it trips a bump sensor.
Light Cube - A 4x4x4 LED cube, using an MSP430, two 8-bit shift registers, and transistors.
Link 2 - Based on a RoboScout body, but with custom arms, voice synth, and head.
SantaBot - In addition to hacking the Elvis head, and replacing the H-bridges with servo boards, programmed all the servos in EZ robot, and added voice recognition, speech synthesis, and simple arms.
|Miles - Int 2.0||6||2||4||4||16 (2)|
|Jim - Marble Maze||5||2||2||4||13|
|Yoshi - POB||2||6||3||3||14|
|John - Light Cube||3||0||1||3||7|
|John - Santa Hat||4||1||0||5||10|
|Bob - Link 2||4||9||7||2||22 (1)|
|Thomas - SantaBot||1||3||5||6||15 (3)|
1st Prize : Link 2
2nd Prize : Int 2.0
3rd Prize : SantaBot
Jinux from Robotis donated an OLLO kit on behalf of Robotis Corporation as a prize for the contest!