Let's Make Robots!

Breaking Point (100% YAY)

Three part encapsulated "Blind" single print 3.5 cm  Linear Actuator ....destined for a 9g servo.

Will it break where i want it to .... in theory it will but practice will tell.....  stay tuned........

Inner Blue is the destructive part which will separate the slider in the tube.......

Wish me luck.....

Update :-

Endless hours of correcting  manifold  errors...double /triple vertex errors ... overhangs ...  etcetc...

Grips and holds on for dear life....
Using a
This is a three pronged robotic gripper designed using "Blender" and printed on my Ultimaker 3D printer.   The basic principle is simple - when the gripper grips … Read more

One Egg Grip Closer

Taking shape..... somewhat eggshaped

Here is a manual test for piece of mind .... still have to design last part for my linear servo mod.

Please note :- Picture is side ways...and yes it does grip the weight of an egg without slippage.

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4.5 Children

4.5 Children

Thought i would catalog these here as a first for LMR (4:11:2013)...... (before any other maker feels the siberian wind)

These are the first members to be added to my family of Matryoshka dolls .

I designed them with "Blender" and 3D printed on my "Ultimaker" at 0.2mm Zaxis step. (so room for more Vodka)

Dagu Classy Chassis

What more can we ask for..... Awsome presentation of our very own LMRer OddBots & Tyler (Dagu) Classy Chassis.

Has anyone built an iPhone or android App ?

I am in need of a App Maker (either iPhone or android) that will :-

(1) Give button menu system to over 400 pictures

(2) Give Button menu system to 16x 2minute films

(3) Possibility of switching subtitles on/off to above films.

(4) interactivity is the Key to the whole thing.

I have all the Data already made on a DVD (as above) ...i just need to bring my system up to date ...as DVDs are dying...

I have never made any "Apps" before so clueless on the process.....(especial cross platform ie android/iphone)

So....

Seems i have collected a few ....apparently dead electric tooth brushes ...... or are they.... I have converted one as a contact-less charger to give me 5 & 3.3 … Read more
Flap her wings kinda realistically
This is my latest Solar powered Animatronic Butterfly. She was designed using Blender 2.68a as an exercise in creating drive systems for onithopter systems. It was … Read more
With more and more 3D printers emerging its time to brush up on some 3D cad packages. My preferred software is "Blender" as it is a very flexible and easy to use … Read more