LEGO Mindstorms Stacker, Minecraft building anyone?

LEGO Mindstorms Stacker, Minecraft building anyone?
Here it is an small machine that stacks LEGO bricks one over the other. The idea is pretty simple but it really works. You need to feed the bricks manually and then it start stacking one after the other until you have a pretty big column. (Photo by Oskay) If you order the colors in ...

Building LEGO 42006 Excavator 4

Building LEGO 42006 Excavator
Finally I found some free time to build this fantastic excavator model. I bought it three weeks ago from Amazon.co.uk for barely £38 and after building it I can really recommend it to you. It is an interesting model with lots of parts but still something easy to build. It took me three hours to ...

Self-parking car with LEGO Mindstorms

Self-parking car with LEGO Mindstorms
If you recall that little LEGO Race article I published a few weeks ago, this is a tune-up of it. I have recently completed Robogator and after disassembling it, this will be my new project. Share this:FacebookTwitterMoreEmailRedditLinkedInPrintPinterestTumblr

LEGO Cheetah: Grrrrrr!

LEGO Cheetah: Grrrrrr!
I watched this video at Youtube and it was tagged as a failure, but I think it is pretty impressive to see the cheetah getting up from the floor. And although it goes down when the center of gravity moves forward I agree with some of the comments on the video about either trying to ...

LittleDog Robot

Although this is not LEGO, I have found it is so awesome that I wanted to share it. Lots of complex mechanic but the best part is on the software side. Just see how the little robot learn about good footholds and bad footholds. I have done things with machine learning but this is A ...

It won’t be the same anymore

It won't be the same anymore
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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 1

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. Share this:FacebookTwitterMoreEmailRedditLinkedInPrintPinterestTumblr

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 ...