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Pyro POV Contest
Build your own POV device using an FPGA or CPLD. Make it spin, make it handheld, make it any way you like! Visit the Contest Page for details on how to enter and win!
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Animatronic [Robotic] Eyebrows

     Any animatron trying to duplicate the face of a human must have eyebrows. This tutorial introduces a low cost methods for creating your own robotic emotion.

Animatronic Eyes

     The next step for your animatron is building eyes that move on 2 axis. This tutorial introduce the gimbal and shows you how to build two animatronic eyes.
View Tutorial: Animatronic Eyes

Animatronic Mouths

     A talking animatronic robot seems like science fiction, but now it is science fact! This tutorial explains and builds two types of animatronic mouths for your robot.
View Tutorial: Animatronic Mouths

Animatronic Neck

     To finish off robotics month, we add a neck to this animatronic head. A pan and tilt system is used with 2 servo motors to move the head around.
View Tutorial: Animatronic Neck