Tag Archive: gyro

Sep 08

Gyro Following – More Accurately Control your FLL Robot

The EV3 Gyro is an extremely useful sensor if you are building an FLL robot. Today, I will teach you how to make a program called “Gyro Following,” in which you can use the EV3 gyro to set the desired speed and angle you want your FLL robot to travel in, and the program will …

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Sep 01

Improve the Accuracy of the EV3 Gyro – 3 Simple Tips

Many people who have used the EV3 gyro sensor may have found it to have reliability issues. Today, I will teach you three important tips that will improve the accuracy of your EV3 gyro, one of which will be to teach you how to properly recalibrate the EV3 gyro. These three tips will help you …

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May 19

How to Make your Robot Drive Straight with the EV3 Gyro

This video will teach you how to write a program in EV3-G that utilizes the Gyro sensor to make your robot drive straight. This program uses the EV3 Gyro’s angle measurement to accomplish this task, as well as proportional logic, just as in a proportional line follower. This EV3-G program is also very useful for …

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Mar 24

How to Program the EV3 Gyro Sensor

This week, we take a look at how to program the EV3 Gyro sensor. I will discuss all aspects of its programming in this EV3 programming tutorial. My Patreon supporter(s) for more than $5 for the month of February were: Venkateshalu, Albert Bricker and Turnabout Akamia. Thank you so much! My supporters on Patreon contribute …

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Oct 01

The Truth about the EV3 Gyro Sensor

This video will share some very important details about the EV3 Gyro sensor. It will discuss how the Gyro works and what it was designed for, as well as why it can sometimes give inaccurate angle readings. Special thanks to Laurens Valk for helping with the video! My Patreon supporter(s) for more than $5 for …

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Mar 14

ThunderSmart Muon

I would like to share with you my latest project, the ThunderSmart Muon! The ThunderSmart Muon is an EV3 creation. It is a 6-wheel drive, supersize variant of the ThunderSmart III, complete with automatic locking differentials and advanced programming to make it a formidable off-roader! Click here for a video of the TSM in action: …

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Feb 16

K3MOSAB3 (2014)

Hello. When I left the Community for the first half of this year, I missed SprinkleOtter’s SumoBot challenge. I know I’m way too late to actually compete, but I decided to build one anyway. The result is K3MOSAB3 (kee-moh-sah-bee), an EV3 SumoBot with super-intelligent programming and clever mechanisms to bring it to victory. I would …

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Feb 16

X-T3RRA (2014)

Hello! I’m back with X-T3RRA, the second version of X-TERRA. For those of you who are unfamiliar with X-TERRA, the name is an acronym for eXtra Terrestrial Exploration Robot and Rock Analyzer. The name carries over, but now the “E” is a “3” for “EV3.” I usually just refer to him as “Terry,” though. X-T3RRA’s …

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