Alan Federman


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Roll Your Own Turtlebot
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May 2012, Page 52

With a little ingenuity and some recycled parts, you can get your own homebrew Turtlebot up and running.

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Product Review My Time With the TurtleBot
March 2012, Page 54
What is a TurtleBot? According to www.turtlebot.com: “TurtleBot is a low cost personal robot kit with open source software.

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Build Your Own Planetary Rover Bogey Suspension Platform
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January 2006, Page 26

The rocker bogey suspension system is an amazingly simple design with proven effectiveness.

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Build an Inexpensive Solar Trickle Charger From Junk
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September 2007, Page 44

Harness the rays from the sun to power your outdoor bots.

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GoPHR — An Inexpensive Prototype Platform for General- Purpose Household Robotics
November 2010, Page 42
The idea behind this homebrew build is to develop an open source hardware platform capable of performing useful household tasks, plus be expandable.