11 Feb 2016
You Pass the Butter
Last year at the
Northside Maker Faire
Adrian Choy, Lead Robotics Specialist at Museum of Science and Industry
. Last month he got in touch with me about his amazing robotic competition,
08 Nov 2015
Well, it's been a while, but I'm back! I've had a few developments since my last blog (including new bots, a new 3D printer) but today I want to show off the next version of DynaPose. Last year I...
20 Sep 2015
Arm Link Updates
We recently updated the
RobotGeek Snapper Arm
with a new gripper, so I've been off in documentation land, getting...
07 Sep 2015
Custom Error Messages in Arduino
`The Setup: our
Arm Link Firmware
supports 3 different arms. A one line #define //#define PINCHER //#define REACTOR //#define WIDOWX Just uncomment the line for your arm and you're good to go, the...
24 Aug 2015
Get A Grip
With one of our crew out, I've been working double duty all week, so I don't have all too much to report on this week. One of the things that came up is the need for something a little more robust...
17 Aug 2015
This isn't the
I've tried to get a RobotGeek Crawler going. I toyed with the idea of a
style crawler, and later a
style quad (because of the lack of 45 degree brackets for...
11 Aug 2015
You know me, I'm not powered by pure whimsy like
. But I do really enjoy making things small (as evident by my quest for a
. So now I've got this crazy idea about making a...
03 Aug 2015
My New Felt MP
A couple years ago my Lead Engineer Andrew bought a
Felt MP Cruiser
off cragislist. I was insanley jealous. I absolutley loved the look of it (much more than the newer version of the
27 Jul 2015
Say Hello to Heelo
I want to make an adorable robot. I've wanted to make one ever since I saw
this video of the robot Mira
. So the quest began. Ideally, I want to make the robot out of RobotGeek parts, as they're...
20 Jul 2015
My quest to create a PhantomX Hexapod Toy continues! After a couple of days thinking I had killed my printer (PLA all over teh extruder, no I don't want to talk about it right now but thaks for...