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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...
How to: Create an Internet-Controlled Claw Game

How to: Create an Internet-Controlled Claw Game

Systm is the Do-It-Yourself show designed for the common geek who wants to quickly and easily learn how to dive into the latest and hottest tech projects. They will help you avoid pitfalls and get your project up and running fast. In this DIY...
Fire Breathing Snowman Project!

Fire Breathing Snowman Project!

On the left, we see what appears to be your typical frontyard snowman.  On the right image, we see the true nature of the beast when it comes alive at night and breathes fire!  This project was probably done by the same guy who attached rockets...
Shape Shifting Robots that Rebuild Themselves

Shape Shifting Robots that Rebuild Themselves

These new shape shifting robots from the University of Pennsylvania are something straight out of a SciFi movie. The robot is an awesome piece of engineering featuring three modular sections that, when separated, attract each other with a...
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...
Mobile Backyard Movie Theater Robot

Mobile Backyard Movie Theater Robot

Having your own movie projector is awesome, but who wants to haul your screen, projector, DVD player and cables out to your backyard for a movie?  The superb robot above contains the projector, screen, mirror, battery, speakers, DVD player, and...
Absolutely EPIC Paintball Gun Robot

Absolutely EPIC Paintball Gun Robot

Wow! This paintball robot is absolutely stunning. While we’ve seen similar DIY paintball robots in the past, this project is far more advanced featuring: Robot Features: Remote Control from 700 feet away Night vision camera Accuracy up to...