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A 15-minute Robot Solving a Maze | RoboStuff said in February 15th, 2011 at 11:35 PM

[...] and ten bucks. What would be your simplest possible solution to the problem? Here is mine: http://www.rtfms.com/episode-1-a-15-minute-robot.htm DIY Projects, News maze robot, robot solving maze, simplest possible [...]

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aredee said in July 14th, 2011 at 11:28 AM

Good work.
are you a ham.

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johncap100 said in July 16th, 2011 at 9:12 AM

I am science teacher and appreciate the simplicity of teaching robotics. I would like to see the source code
Thanks

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Andrey Mikhalchuk said in July 20th, 2011 at 9:30 PM

yeap, ham I am :)
(KR3K)

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Andrey Mikhalchuk said in July 20th, 2011 at 9:35 PM

johncap100,

There is actually no source code per se. My idea about this project was making fun of term “programming”. Programming a robot not necessarily should be writing code, robots can be programmed different way too. In this project I actually “programed” this simple robot with pliers by bending the microcontroller pins. I hope it opens mind to non-standard approaches to problem solving. It is also quite educational to see that you can program a basic bristlebot with pliers and make it solve a maze :)

Andrey