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Question:How do I get started with DobotStudio? There really isn’t much info out there yet on how to use my Dobot Magician Robotic Arm.
Solution:Well, first off, here’s just the tip of the iceberg…. more to be added as I figure stuff out. This robot can be taught and record points quickly and easily, and is also the most accurate and affordable educational robot on the market. Here is a start to some basic ways to get going with a really incredible software/hardware combo that is DobotStudio/Dobot Magician. See the tutorials below… Most of them not much over one or two minutes… Use Control + F to find what your looking for!
1 / 1Dobot Studio IntroductionDobot Studio: Using a PauseDobot Studio: The Option MenuDobot Studio: Using JumpsDobot Studio: Roll AnglesTouching Up PointsDobot Studio: Turn On Suction CupDobot Studio: Pro ModeDobot Studio: Adding an InputDobot Studio: Adding an OutputDobot Magician Start Up1 / 1
Question:The Home position on my dobot Magician makes the robot hit the table. Is there an easy way to change what the robot calls the home position?
Answer:Of course you can! Here is how. Go to Teach and Playback and physically move the Dobot Magician arm where you want the new home position to be. Then hit the “+point” button for the position to populate into the interface. The right click on your position and click “setHOME”. This new position will now be the home position of the robot Continue Reading
Question:How do I make my Dobot Magician talk to a VEX Cortex?
Answer:It’s called handshaking and it is probably one of the more difficult tasks when working with robots and machines. We use an optical isolator so as not to damage any of the equipment with incompatible voltages, so be sure to see the website for the wiring diagrams. Watch this four minute video to see how it’s done! Continue Reading
Question:Some of my positions are a bit off… like all of my above positions have a different Z value. Is there any way to fix this?
Answer:Yup. It’s called “touching up” points and it’s very easy to do. It increases accuracy, and lets you get away without recording the same point over and over! Continue Reading