LEGO Marble Run

LEGO Marble Run
Who has not spent hours and hours watching these little balls moving? This kind of Great Ball Contraptions really capture your mind and your will. Watching so many little balls going here and there on their own under the sole power of mechanic and gravitation has something that really touch my little technic heart. Speechless! ...

LEGO Mindstorms ShooterBot: Patrol and Destroy

LEGO Mindstorms ShooterBot: Patrol and Destroy
Hello there, A week ago I wrote the first part about my experience building ShooterBot, the first and most basic robot you can build using LEGO Mindstorms 8547 Set. This article completes ShooterBot as described in the instructions. Ads by Google Share this:FacebookTwitterGoogleMoreEmailRedditLinkedInPrintPinterestTumblr

Sort your LEGO Axles with the AS-L40A

Sort your LEGO Axles with the AS-L40A
Don’t you hate sorting you LEGO Bricks before building a new set? Most bricks are relatively easy to spot and use but I have quite a few problems with Technic axles and beams because they all look so similar… it is not easy for a newbie like me to difference at first sight a 5 ...

LEGO Mindstorms 5-Axis Robotic Arm

LEGO Mindstorms 5-Axis Robotic Arm
I really love watching Discovery Channel TV and looking all that robots building cars, cooking pizza or whatever… there is something hypnotic on the way those robots’ arms move. If you, like me, enjoy this, you really need to watch this LEGO Robot build using two Mindstorms NXT Bricks and some pneumatic parts for the ...

LEGO #Fact

LEGO #Fact
Share this:FacebookTwitterGoogleMoreEmailRedditLinkedInPrintPinterestTumblr

LEGO Mindstorms Racing Car

LEGO Mindstorms Racing Car
Hello there, I am currently working on Robogator, the cocodrile like robot that can be built using LEGO Mindstorms 8547 Set, but definitively as soon as I am done with it I will build this small little car myself. There are two versions of the same car: one with one NXT Brick and the other ...

LEGO Mindstorms Mars Curiosity

LEGO Mindstorms Mars Curiosity
Curiosity is a robotic rover exploring Gale Crater on Mars as part of NASA’s Mars Science Laboratory mission. It was launched from Cape Canaveral on November 26, 2011 and landed successfully on Mars on August 6, 2012, 05:17 UTC after a 563,000,000 km journey, only 2.4 km far from the designated landing point! The rover’s ...

Some robots with LEGO Mindstorms

Some robots with LEGO Mindstorms
Something to spice up your creativity. This first video features some robots you can build with the LEGO Mindstorms 2.0 set ( and some extra parts that you can find in Education Set :( ) like the T-56 and Spike Share this:FacebookTwitterGoogleMoreEmailRedditLinkedInPrintPinterestTumblr

LEGO Tatra 8×8 Vehicle

LEGO Tatra 8x8 Vehicle
A Tatra suspension is a special type of suspension that has as main advantages (in real vehicles) is that all wheels are independent. In a rigid axle, when a wheel goes up, the other located on the axle goes down. Compared to traditional independent suspension, wheel doesn’t stay perpendicular to the road but Tatra suspension ...

LEGO Robot playing Tic tac toe

LEGO Robot playing Tic tac toe
Tic Tac Toe is a two players game where players in turn mark the spaces is a 3×3 grid that represents the game board. The player that gets three marks in a horizontal, vertical or diagonal line wins the game. Computationally speaking it is a very simple game with around 250,000 possible moves and it ...