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by colSteve
Sat May 25, 2019 3:58 am
Forum: Robot Technical Support
Topic: Language-Pattern Programmers
Replies: 0
Views: 40

Language-Pattern Programmers

I have long observed there is a group of programmers who are very different from me. Because of their elegant linguistic style, I call them "language-pattern programmers." They seem to have an impressive talent I don't have, or at least a desire to write code that looks like they do. And their progr...
by colSteve
Mon May 20, 2019 3:20 pm
Forum: Robot Technical Support
Topic: kml file parser and convert polygon linear ring to rectangle
Replies: 0
Views: 45

kml file parser and convert polygon linear ring to rectangle

/* this code will parse a kml xml file like they use at gamesim.com it will convert the polygon linear ring florida county borders to rectangles for the absolute geographic extents of the counties in longitude and latitude to compile on linux: gcc -Wall -o borders_to_rectangles borders_to_rectangles...
by colSteve
Fri Apr 26, 2019 11:17 am
Forum: Robot Mechanics and Fabrication
Topic: Steve's 24-Hour Machine Shop in Okeechobee, Florida 305.440.8816
Replies: 0
Views: 86

Steve's 24-Hour Machine Shop in Okeechobee, Florida 305.440.8816

Steve's 24-Hour Machine Shop is a machine shop in Okeechobee Florida. Services provided include: -welding -cutting -complex custom fabrication -repairs -emergency repairs -mobile repairs -embedded systems programming, electronic, and electrical repairs for complex machines and automated processes If...
by colSteve
Mon Feb 25, 2019 2:55 pm
Forum: Robot Pics and Video
Topic: Drone Precision Landing in Wind on Military Death Robot
Replies: 0
Views: 257

Drone Precision Landing in Wind on Military Death Robot

Quadcopter drone takes off from and lands on stair-climbing AR-10 assault robot in breezy wind above and below 15 mph. Trying to be like Sweetie in "Red Planet."

by colSteve
Thu Feb 07, 2019 1:53 pm
Forum: Robot Pics and Video
Topic: 12-Volt Electric-Start Portable Onboard Robot Electric Generator
Replies: 0
Views: 226

12-Volt Electric-Start Portable Onboard Robot Electric Generator

Tired of pulling the cord, made a new 12v generator for Ms. Bunny Raybot with an electric starter. RIght there it is making like 30 amps at low speed. It can go much faster and maybe make 80 amps or 1100 watts. But I am breaking it in and there are also some heat problems. https://youtu.be/J80j2ar4F...
by colSteve
Sun Dec 23, 2018 4:56 pm
Forum: Robot Pics and Video
Topic: Robot Wars: Stair-Climbing Battlebot Kills Humanoid Walking Robots with AR-10
Replies: 0
Views: 239

Robot Wars: Stair-Climbing Battlebot Kills Humanoid Walking Robots with AR-10

Those dancing robots can also shoot and play music. That is three more things than Boston Dynamics Atlas can do.

by colSteve
Tue Dec 11, 2018 2:21 pm
Forum: Robot Pics and Video
Topic: Stair-Climbing Robot Walks In Water
Replies: 0
Views: 226

Stair-Climbing Robot Walks In Water

Ms. Bunny Raybot does her first muck and water and wet slope test with her new gears. That's Swampshed Sammy in the jacket.

by colSteve
Sun Nov 18, 2018 7:28 pm
Forum: Robot Mechanics and Fabrication
Topic: Plot to Unravel the Chinese Empire
Replies: 0
Views: 334

Plot to Unravel the Chinese Empire

I get more hits from Chinese hackers on my router than there are stars in the imaginary sky. So I came up with a plot to get even, and I am hoping you will join me. First thing I did is find a Chinese wire manufacturer, and order 1 million USB cables with the voltage wires reversed so they don't wor...
by colSteve
Fri Nov 16, 2018 12:08 am
Forum: Robot Pics and Video
Topic: Hog-Hunting Robot Shoots 200-Pound Pig Through Heart With AR-10 From 100 Yards
Replies: 0
Views: 273

Hog-Hunting Robot Shoots 200-Pound Pig Through Heart With AR-10 From 100 Yards

Stair-climbing death robot Ms. Bunny Raybot goes hog hunting in Florida.

by colSteve
Mon Nov 05, 2018 9:09 am
Forum: Robot Pics and Video
Topic: Stair-Climbing Confederate Death Robot New Gears Test
Replies: 0
Views: 392

Stair-Climbing Confederate Death Robot New Gears Test

Stair-Climbing Confederate Death Robot New Gears Tests