The process of building an animatronic character starts and ends with a strong body.
Review of Dobot’s Magician: a robot arm, 3D printer, laser engraver, and more all in one!
A programmable system on a chip (SoC) lets you quickly create pulse-width modulator (PWM) circuits as needed, and control them with only a few commands.
In this final installment, we will finish the KReduCNC build by going through its operation and creating a part. First off, there are some upgrades to go over.
The Multi-Rotor Hobbyist
by John Leeman
The Multi-Rotor Hobbyist — Hacking the Cheerson CX-10
See how to take an old computer joystick and integrate it into the remote control of the Cheerson CX-10 quadcopter. It’s like having a flight simulator, but with something real flying around the room!
Ask Mr. Roboto
by Eric Ostendorff
Your Robot Problems Solved Here (03.2017)
Using a BASIC Stamp 2 in omni-wheeled robots, building a robot arm to move chess pieces, and ideas for keeping yourself entertained on long flights are all discussed this month.
Repurposing garage door gears to build a combat bot.
Here’s how I “threw” a robot together in under three weeks to make a competition
Putting my 12 lb (Hobbyweight) combat bot, Isotelus Rex on a weight loss program to get better results at competitions.