In the Robot Roundup section of MAKE Volume 27, we featured the TurtleBot hobby platform as a great reasonably priced open source robotics kit. (Check out our review on page 77.) Now, the fine folks at TurtleBot are sharing project builds on our DIY wiki, Make: Projects. To date, there are eight TurtleBot projects, and there’s now a TurtleBot topic page nested under the Robotics category on the site.
Here’s a short video introducing TurtleBot:
And here are the tutorials available so far: Add a Demo Button to Your TurtleBot Wiring and Attaching an Arm to Your TurtleBot Create Cables for the TurtleBot Power Board Build a Pan and Tilt Head for your TurtleBot Build an Arm for Your TurtleBot Build Your Own TurtleBot: 2″ Standoff Build Your Own TurtleBot: Plates Build Your Own TurtleBot: Power and Sensor Board
Stay tuned for more!