Category: Robots/World Domination

MegaHex – 6 Propeller RC Chopper

>We have seen quite a few multi propeller RC choppers but the MegaHex – 6 Propeller RC Chopper takes the cake! This bad boy has enough power to soar to great heights carrying a decent payload. … Read More

Originally posted 2010-07-20 07:21:45.

Hexapod Walker

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This tiny Hexapod Walker costs only about $70 to build. It is based around the Micro Maestro 6-channel USB Servo Controller by Pololu. It only takes three servos and some paperclip legs to get this thing in motion and with a few distance sensors for eyes it can see obstacles and get around them. … Read More

Originally posted 2010-02-21 15:54:57.

Build Your Own Paper Robots: book with CD that turns into a badass articulated robot army

Geeker diy do it yourself: img draw.phprobots Build Your Own Paper Robots: book with CD that turns into a badass articulated robot army
Today I discovered — joy of joys — a new, sweet indie bookstore near my office, Clerkenwell Tales, in London’s Exmouth Market (02077138135). The stock is still filling in, but as a former bookseller and confirmed bookstore junkie, I was delighted by what I saw. … Read More

Originally posted 2009-08-19 07:16:23.

Cornell’s Ranger Robot Walks 23 km

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Remember Big Dog? Well there is a new walking robot king in town. Cornell’s Ranger Robot has just broken the record for distance for a bipedal robot. It took over 65 thousand steps before the battery died! … Read More

Originally posted 2010-08-11 08:39:04.

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