Tag Archives: mindstorms

Lego: Build Spike with Arduino brain

This guide explains how to build the Lego Mindstorms model “Spike”, powered by an Arduino and an EVShield. The original version of the Spike is powered by a Lego NXT. Requirements EVShield, Arduino Uno, Battery holder (+6 AA batteries) Lego Mindstorms kit (can be either NXT or EV3) Introduction To make a sturdy, compact solution … Continue reading Lego: Build Spike with Arduino brain

Lego: build Spike motor chassis

This guide explains how to build a motor chassis, which can for instance be used for the Lego Mindstorms model “Spike” powered by an EVshield with Arduino Uno. Requirements Lego pieces to connect the parts as displayed: Introduction To make a sturdy, compact solution which allows access to batteries, ports and pins of both the … Continue reading Lego: build Spike motor chassis

Checking your Java environment (for use with leJOS)

To use leJOS you need 32 bits versions of the JDK and the Java Runtime Environment (JRE). Also, sometimes after updates of Java or multiple removals/additions the environment can ‘go bad’. Follow the steps below to test the environment and fix it when necessary. Test Java Windows must be able to find┬áJava programs. Therefore the … Continue reading Checking your Java environment (for use with leJOS)

HTHT Science 2 Society

This page contains materials for the workshops given for the minor program HTHT Science 2 Society. Upcoming workshop: “Arduino & Programming” Tuesday October 23 2018, 13:45 IDEATE (Designlab, the Gallery) Slides of presentations: More: LittleBits resources and interaction examples More info about Programming in Java, Arduino and Lego Mindstorms including the software can be found … Continue reading HTHT Science 2 Society