Robot Hacks

Make your own Telepresence Robot

Make your own Telepresence Robot

Instead of going to work everyday, send a web-controllable robot equipt with a monitor and web cam. You can control it from anywhere in the world, making conferencing, and talking with family back home a breeze. Besides the brief video above...
How to Build an Incredible Custom Wall-E Robot

How to Build an Incredible Custom Wall-E Robot

Starting with a lame Wall-E toy, this hacker gutted it to the bare bones, attached servos, infrared sensors, LEDs, and a microcontroller to resurrect it into an lifelike autonomous beast. The author has a well documented build, filled with...
DIY Rapid Placement Delta Robot

DIY Rapid Placement Delta Robot

For those who questioned the validity of the video speed from my other video post. This video includes background conversation along with the mini delta...
Super Speed Robot Hands

Super Speed Robot Hands

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Mini Solar Powered Ball Robot

Mini Solar Powered Ball Robot

Solar activated robot that is trapped inside a plastic ball. The plastic ball was design for home-made Christmas...
Cocktail Robot Mixes the Perfect Drink

Cocktail Robot Mixes the Perfect Drink

The ‘Drink Making Unit’ is for the geek who loves to create their own custom mixes.  We’ve seen some impressive robot bar tenders before, but now you can have a desktop version.  This one was created by Evil Mad Scientists Lenore and...
Fantastic “Beer Pong” Robot uses Precision Air Pressure

Fantastic “Beer Pong” Robot uses Precision Air Pressure

Students at the University of Illinois have created a precision method of sorting different objects and shooting them across a room (perfect for beer pong).  You’ve probably seen a similar demo in a physics classroom : a  jet of compressed air...
Build a Wifi Enabled Spy Robot

Build a Wifi Enabled Spy Robot

Building a WiFi spy robot actually isn’t as difficult as you may have imagined – or at least it isn’t when it can be built in “a couple of hours” according to this guide. These guys show you how to build a WiFi spy-bot...
Laser Guided Airsoft Gun Robot

Laser Guided Airsoft Gun Robot

A laser guided airsoft gun which can detect and aquire targets. Controlled with various motion sensors and adapts quickly to moving targets. View the Full...
DIY Solar Powered Beam Robot Miniball

DIY Solar Powered Beam Robot Miniball

This solar powered beam robot charges up a capacitor which powers motors and propels the “hamster ball” forward.  The sphere runs in the direction of movement of the device inside and it’s also a basic example of what BEAM Robotics is all...