Category Archives: DIY

Piccolo Robot

Piccolo is a small CNC machine created by Tiago Rorke, Greg Saul, Cheng Xu, Huaishu Peng .  Hopefully it will be available as a kit soon for under $70.  I really like the idea here of using the Z axis … Continue reading

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MorpHex Transforming Hexapod

MorpHex is a robot over a year in the making by Kare Halvorsen and he is not yet done with it.  Using 25 servos, an Xbee radio and various other parts, Kare has made an amazing robot. One of our … Continue reading

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Mechatronic Tank

Check out this amazing DIY robot by Robert Beatty and his daughter called Mechatron. Using mecanum wheels and an electric gun, this amazing robot can move sideways and fire pellets at the same time. To accomplish all this the forty … Continue reading

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Turtle Shell Racer

For all you Mario Bros fans, Michael Overstreet and some makers from Kansas City have created the  Turtle Shell Racer robots.  The general idea is you take apart a cheap RC car for some of the robot’s parts and then … Continue reading

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PocketBot

PocketBot, a matchbox sized line following robot by Ondrej Stanek from Prague. Well done, Ondrej!  There is a lot more information on his website, including this PocketBot Poster (pdf). Link via (@adafruit)

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