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NXT Tutorial

NXT Tutorial
This tutorial for LEGO Mindstorms NXT is divided in two sections. The “Essentials” are things every NXT programmer should know. Some of these movies have exercises directly under them. It’s important to do these exercises, not just assume you “get it.” The “Advanced” section is for reference purposes. When you need one of NXT’s advanced functions, check it out. These lessons assume you have a basic robot with two drive motors, a touch sensor and a light sensor. If you need to run this tutorial at a location with poor internet service, you can download a special copy here. This tutorial was designed, and maintained by Dale Yocum, Engineering Program Director at Catlin Gabel School. LEGO®, the LEGO logo, Mindstorms and the Mindstorms logo are trademarks of the LEGO Group, which did not create and does not sponsor or endorse this tutorial.

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Hacking the LEGO NXT If you are a millionaire and able to buy a LEGO Mindstorms NXT, you may find kind of difficult to hack it or create homemade sensors. I believe you already noticed the particular jack that comes with the NXT. It looks like a telephone jack, but the latch is located in one side, making difficult to connect any other cable. Programmable Brick Utilities Programmable Brick Utilities NOTE: You must have the Fantom drivers installed in order for any of my NXT utilities to function under Mac OSX and Windows. You can get a copy of these drivers from the LEGO.com MINDSTORMS Update page. Linux users do not need the Fantom drivers but they do need libusb 0.1 installed. The LEGO Fantom drivers are known to not work currently with Mac OSX Lion.

The Art of LEGO MINDSTORMS NXT-G Programming > motion > the record/play block Table of Contents Download Safari Books Online apps: Apple iOS | Android | BlackBerry Entire Site Advanced Search Free Trial Free Lego NXT MindStorms NXT-G Robotics Challenges Tutorials At the request of Tasmanian teachers Miss Clare Neilson and recently retired Mrs. Juanita Airey, activities using Lego's NXT 1 MindStorms Robots have been developed for use in School-based 2-hour sessions. Some, but not all, will work with the new NXT 2 kit (click here for more information). The tutorials are presented as a series of Challenges, which are gradually being converted for Web use.

Combining Robotics With Poetry? Art and Engineering Can Co-Exist Big Ideas Culture Teaching Strategies Sue Mellon By Barbara Ray At the beginning, people thought she was nuts. Fuzzy Line Following NXT Robot Stefan Bracher One of the tutorials within the Lego Mindstorms NXT Software shows how to program a robot that follows a line using Boolean Logic. In the following, an improved version, based on Fuzzy-Logic, is presented. Free Lego NXT MindStorms NXT-G Robotics Challenges Tutorials At the request of Tasmanian teachers Miss Clare Neilson and recently retired Mrs. Juanita Airey, activities using LEGO's NXT 1 MindStorms Robots have been developed for use in School-based 2-hour sessions. Some, but not all, will work with the new NXT 2 kit (click here for more information). untitled My name is Krystian Majewski. I study design in Cologne, Germany. Here, you will find projects I have created with the LEGO Mindstorms NXT set. You can contact me at kryst(at)ceeu.de. You can find my other projects on my website.

Damien Kee - LEGO NXT Resources 'Robotics in Education' mailing list This mailing list for teachers provides a forum for discussion into the issues facing robotics in the classroom. This list also provides a means to ask and answer questions from fellow teachers around the world. Subscribe to robotics in education mailing list Free EV3 Online Courses Building Instructions DocumentsDate added A brief guide to tips and tricks for building with the LEGO NXT, including: - Basic LEGO brick stacking - Using pegs to connect beams - Connecting beams using axles and bushings - Constructing sturdy shapes - Attaching a wheel to a motor so that the motor turns - Attaching motors to your NXT Building instructions for the NXT-A-Sketch.

Line Follower using EV3 Ahhh the classic challenge of following a black line! Of course this can be achieve quite simply by using the zig zag method but if you want a high performance line following robot you're going to need a little more math! Luckily Miguel the guy behind The Technic Gear blog has recently published a fantastic tutorial explaining in details how to create a PID controller line following robot using LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3. Enchanting : Enchanting : Enchanting Enchanting Cards in Multiple Languages Enchanting cards are now available in: Thank you, translators, for your hard work! Enchanting v0.2 is out! Jul 9, 2014 - Enchanting v0.2.4.3 is out and now includes an updated Spanish translation. May 6, 2014 - Enchanting v0.2.4.2 is out, and now includes a Czech translation. Tilted Twister Note: Tilted Twister is designed for LEGO Mindstorms NXT 1.0 (8527) Getting started Read all of this page. Run the calibration program. Run the tiltedtwister program.

Links « World of MindStorms Here’s a list of MindStorms (NXT) related links: Official websites LEGO MindStorms NXT 2.0 homepageRobotC websiteHiTechnic (3rd party NXT sensors and accessories)Mindsensors (3rd party NXT/RCX sensors and accessories)Dexter Industries (3rd party NXT sensors and accessories)BrickLink (the number one “unofficial Lego Marketplace”)NeXT Commander(a program to control every aspect of the Mindstorms NXT.) Forums

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