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  Hello, this is my cousins 1975 Spectrum DX electric guitar. I've been learning to play it and wanted to do a couple popular upgrades. After a bunch of hounding … Read more
  Hello I have been scrounging junk again!  -lol   I'm still working on my Jansen walker project, but found this mechanical thingy (junk) at my job and was told … Read more
I've started a new robot project. (I blame you guys for the inspiration!) I'm building a Jansen walking robot from scratch. This video shows both the cnc cutting a … Read more
This one is for all you Simpsons fans. I've been watching them as long as I can remember! Ever since seeing Homer build Bart a combat robot I wanted to build my own … Read more

Making Halloween Decorations

Making Halloween Decorations!


I always wanted to make a robot arm so I bought a Halloween werewolf severed arm to make into a art bot robot arm.

I then chopped it up so that I can actuate the rubber parts.


Here's the servo's hot glued in on some foam board.


I wanted to build something different and found this stop light kit online. Yeah I know I could have made the same thing easier with an Arduino. But I find it … Read more

Vex Electronics

This is just a tip (which I learned today through others on this site, thanks guys)

All Vex electronics are self regulated.

Which means that even though they say you must use their battery's, you can run any battery between 6v and 12v without drama.


For example, I'm running a 12v nimh 5000 pack on my robot with a regular Molex/Tamiya connector.



Hello Here is my art robot named "Evil Dead". This name comes from the movie trilogy which features "Ash", an S-mart clerk thrown through an assortment of crazy … Read more