Project: Thermal Infrared Turret Bot

Project:  Thermal Infrared Turret Bot
A very cool project from a student at Tufts using the TIR sensor and the dFlex sensor.  Geovid writes: The Turret project will use a heat sensor and motors to find a person in a room and then shoot them with a rubber band.  V1 will be a standstill turret that rotates and shoots – hopefully done ...

Dexter Industries now supports LabVIEW LEGO MINDSTORMS Software

Dexter Industries now supports LabVIEW LEGO MINDSTORMS Software
Dexter Industries now supports LVLM 2010.  We have released virtual instruments for LabVIEW for LEGO MINDSTORMS.  Download the package here. Did you like this? Share it:Tweet

Datalogging for Dexter Industries Sensors

Datalogging for Dexter Industries Sensors
We’ve added new NXT-G Blocks so you can start Data Logging with our educational sensors. Did you like this? Share it:Tweet

dFlex Segway Robot 1

A new robot from Yaya Lu down in Australia was brought to our attention recently.  She has built the first dFlex Segway prototype.  While still in prototype, she has a very cool looking self-balancing robot that smacks of the Segway and uses the dFlex to detect it’s position.  This is her first build and uses ...

dFlex Wall Follower

dFlex Wall Follower
Jetro’s dFlex Wall Follower on Youtube Jetro just released a really cool video of his wall follower in action.  The robot is built with Lauren’s Valks design, modified with a dFlex.  You can check out more pictures on Flickr here. A really great looking design!  Thanks for sharing Jetro! Got something cool you made with ...

Free dFlex(s)!

Win a free Dexter Industries dFlex!  To celebrate the dFlex landing, we’re offering two free dFlexae:  one through Twitter, and one through Facebook.  Check out or website for more information on the contest:  http://dexterindustries.com/contest.html Did you like this? Share it:Tweet

Spreekt u Nederlands?

Dexter Industries arrives in the Nederlands!  Thanks Xander! Did you like this? Share it:Tweet

dFlex Released into the Wild

Go free!  The dFlex is released into the wild tonight. Check it out in our store here. The dFlex is a flexible sensor for the Mindstorm NXT system.  Read more about it and see some videos here. Did you like this? Share it:Tweet