Category Archives: DIY


DrawBot is a wall robot created by teacher Edwin Dertien and his student Janwillem te Voortwis. The robot moves up and down on bicycle chain pulleys.  When in the exact correct spot, it uses one of eight spray cans to … Continue reading

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Antbo, the programmable ant like robot that learns more as time goes on, is now up for pre-order on Indiegogo.  Currently Antobo is going for $69 for 1 or $129 for 2. Antbo is being made by DFRobot from Shanghai, … Continue reading

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PX4 Autopilot

DIY Drones introduces the PX4 autopilot system.  Much easier now to get your aerial swarm on!   Link

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Stompy, The Rideable Hexapod

Using a 135  horsepower Toyota forklift engine, a group of people from Artistan’s Asylum in Somerville Massachusetts are creating a 2500 pound rideable hexapod robot. Fifteen students signed up for a 4 month class taught by Gui Cavalcanti, James Whong, … Continue reading

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Tankbot 2

Joe has updated his awesome TankBot.  We see some cool new graphics on the control page. The game also now also updates itself after you hit the target and we also get a neat robot to shoot at instead of … Continue reading

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