Tag Archive: rc

Dec 04

Underglow Neon for the ThunderSmart IV

With the addition of a set of Mindsensors EV3Lights, the ThunderSmart IV now has its very own street light show! The colors are fully controllable and can even be set to pulse on and off! The Mindsensors EV3Lights are LED lights that are controlled by the EV3 brick. For more information, see the product page …

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Jan 02

ThunderSmart IV – EV3 Rally Car

Hello! Two years ago today, I shared with you the ThunderSmart III, a fast, fun to drive RC car made with NXT. Two years later, I am today excited to share with you the ThunderSmart IV, a lighter, faster, more efficient and cooler EV3-based evolution of the ThunderSmart line. Read┬á to check out this awesome …

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Apr 30

Remotely Contol One EV3 with Another Via Bluetooth: EV3 Programming Tutorial

  This EV3 programming tutorial aims to teach you how to program your EV3 to use it as a remote to control another EV3 via Bluetooth. I walk you step-by-step through the process of programming both Tank and Car RC, making both transmitter and receiver programs for both. Thanks for all your support! ­čÖé

Mar 29

The Great EV3 Race

This is a video of a 4-person race we had with two of our Mindstorms EV3 creations. The vehicles that raced were the ThunderSmart Muon and Modified 4×4 Crawler built by Builderdude35 and the Futur3 Smart and Pocket Rocket built by Pleco2323. Note: All but the Pocket Rocket had cameras. For more information on these …

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Mar 21

EV3 Programming Tutorial: Car Steering System (Part 1 of 4)

For more EV3 and FLL tutorials, visit my YouTube Channel here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCuXq-jiU0ANeBcF_Tvq1D7g

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

eRally (2014)

Hello! I return with the eRally, an All-Wheel Drive, RC NXT rally car with four wheel independent suspension. This is the final result, my second quickest MOC ever! Continue on to find out what makes the eRally so unique. (I offer LDD close-ups for the first time, in each section.) See a video of the …

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Feb 16

ThunderSmart III (2013)

Hello! I present to you the much anticipated third generation of the ThunderSmart! It is the most advanced model of my long-running NXT Smart car line.┬áRead on┬áto check out the innovative technology that made its way into the TSIII. See a video of the ThunderSmart III here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d-FWA8IYlNA Styling The TSIII is one slick roller. …

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Feb 16

Terminal Velocity (2013)

Hello! I present my latest robot, the NXT Terminal Velocity. It’s my fastest RC car yet, with an extremely innovative drivetrain that rockets it to insane speeds! See a video of Terminal Velocity here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wq4SpTq36TY Hybrid Drivetrain This is the most exciting part of the Terminal Velocity prototype, because it debuts my first ever hybrid …

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