Tag Archive: omnilander

Jul 30

Image Recognition with the Polylander and Pi Camera

With the addition of a Raspberry Pi Camera and some cool image-recognition software made by the folks at Mindsensors, I was able to make some new programs that allow the Polylander to read the icons that are placed in front of it and react differently to each one. The Polylander is an all-terrain vehicle made …

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Feb 20

Polylander – The Ultimate Offroad Vehicle!

The finished Polylander, after weeks of building! The Polylander is an offroad vehicle, made using the Mindsensors PiStorms, Raspberry Pi, EV3 motors and sensors and LEGO Technic parts. It can conquer any terrain! Be sure to stay tuned, as more is sure to come for this epic PiStorms project! In this video series, I will …

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Feb 15

Polylander Teaser

Tune in on Saturday, February 20 to see the completed Polylander in action!!! In this video series, I will be releasing a new video every Monday, tracking my progress on my first PiStorms project. PiStorms is a shield for the Raspberry Pi made by Mindsensors that allows you to connect LEGO motors and sensors, and …

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Dec 21

PiStorms Project Part 5: Building a Finalized Lift Mech

This week, after much experimentation, I have created a working climbing mechanism for the PiStorms Omnilander successor; one that is very similar to that of the 2013 model. In this video series, I will be releasing a new video every Monday, tracking my progress on my first PiStorms project. PiStorms is a shield for the …

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Dec 14

PiStorms Project Part 4: Experimenting with Different Climbing Mechs

This week, I experiment with different types of climbing mechanisms for what is soon to become the PiStorms-actuated successor to the Omnilander. In this video series, I will be releasing a new video every Monday, tracking my progress on my first PiStorms project. PiStorms is a shield for the Raspberry Pi made by Mindsensors that …

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Dec 07

PiStorms Project Part 3: Building the Chassis

This week, I assemble the chassis of what is soon to become the PiStorms-actuated successor to the Omnilander. In this video series, I will be releasing a new video every Monday, tracking my progress on my first PiStorms project. PiStorms is a shield for the Raspberry Pi made by Mindsensors that allows you to connect …

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