Lego Mindstorms

Tips

  • ev3 programming software is available via cask: brew cask install lego-mindstorms-ev3

MicroPython

In 2019 LEGO started shipping a microSD card for developing MicroPython using vscode. This setup is based on ev3dev, including having an ev3dev splash screen on boot and the default ev3dev ssh credentials. On the vscode side, one interesting thing is that when you install the LEGO® Mindstorms® EV3 MicroPython extension, it installs ev3dev-browser

Links

Videos

link description
https://youtu.be/Ii4ElBLvp6Q Active differential system for RWD traction control
https://youtu.be/t-c6ktfzwW0 Arm robot
https://youtu.be/961IdKfa5rI Arm robot - 3 axis, 360 degree motion, lightweight
https://youtu.be/yAtmdyyIRbE Arm robot on treads
https://youtu.be/P6b60zf1g18 BALANC3R and Gyro Boy, self balancing Segway style bots
https://youtu.be/zR4BKgj9WSc Brick2014 EV3 6-Axis Robot Arm
https://youtu.be/2zbBCmNoaXs BrickPi walkthrough
https://youtu.be/cETV5WGB6kQ Bridge layer
https://youtu.be/bFgO-C2TAV8 Clash of Clans player
https://youtu.be/np3qWZVyvIU Coin sorter
https://youtu.be/oUJ4L4kmbHw Complicated bridge layer
https://youtu.be/GOQENxeL4nY Convert rotation into reciprocating motion of a piston
https://youtu.be/cPfPGh0yUos Differential gearing demonstrated with lego
https://youtu.be/9pjpQoZoW6E EV3 Print3rbot
https://youtu.be/dargOslomMA Ghost in the Shell Tachikoma (walking and driving quadruped bot)
https://youtu.be/-tXY_Hf3fvU Gopro 3 axis pan/tilt/slide
https://youtu.be/qHQZcRPqUkY Great Ball Contraption
https://youtu.be/d7jXaffklVg Line Follower
https://youtu.be/4xXCmw4Y5iA Plotter
https://youtu.be/WG4FyoCjgdk Rubik's Cube solver
https://youtu.be/1Ihjh_F7jn0 Spirograph
https://youtu.be/59-osMTBQmY Spirograph
https://youtu.be/9AI33m26KeM Spirograph
https://youtu.be/mtbV47LTuz8 Spirograph
https://youtu.be/b5E-VyQOfNM Steampunk walking ship
https://youtu.be/Mp8Y2yjV4fU Sudoku solver
https://youtu.be/qkhSj2cAKWg Telepresence
https://youtu.be/A_mA72r3ZiQ Time Twister - mechanical digital clock
https://youtu.be/O9Ha6cM0RjI Time Twister 3 - mechanical digital clock
https://youtu.be/staapsj3eRQ World Record Rubik's Cube solver

See also