Beacon tracking with LEGO Mindstorms EV3 IR Sensor 9

Beacon tracking with LEGO Mindstorms EV3 IR Sensor
Beacon tracking is a very exciting robotics area that can be used on things like Robocup, a football tournament played by robots. This robot demo how it can be done. This weekend I have been playing with my new LEGO Education EV3 Core Set. So it was a fantastic time to revisit the IR Sensor ...

MOC LEGO Technic RC Car 4

MOC LEGO Technic RC Car
My first try with LEGO Technic on my own. This buggy works with one XL Motor for moving and a M Motor for steering both of them controlled with an IR Remote. Not bad… not bad… barely ten Technic sets and one year later here it is my first RC Technic LEGO car. I was ...

HOWTO create a Line Following Robot using Mindstorms 85

HOWTO create a Line Following Robot using Mindstorms
The easy way of learning how to built your own Line follower Robot using a PID Controller without any of the mathematical expressions that you will find on most tutorials. Code included! The first thing you have thought about after unboxing your LEGO Mindstorms was building the first robot, and just after that you would ...

EV3 App: Bouncing ball 4

EV3 App: Bouncing ball
In my quest to learn EV3 programming I realized that it is not just robots what can be coded into the little Brick. The screen isn’t really that good with 178×128 pixels resolution but I can do a few tricks with it. So what Bouncing Ball is, it is a little demo where a ball ...

LEGO Ninjago 70500 Kai’s Fire Mech Review

LEGO Ninjago 70500 Kai's Fire Mech Review
Another set from my LIDL’s bounty. This is the Ninjago 70500 Kai’s Fire Mech. I am not a fan of the Ninjago or Chima ranges but how can say no to this set for just barely €8. Let’s review it. Share this:FacebookTwitterGoogleMoreEmailRedditLinkedInPrintPinterestTumblr

LEGO 117 Locomotive without Motor Review

LEGO 117 Locomotive without Motor Review
Woo! Since I learnt using LEGO Digital Designer I am getting so much fun… I recently built the upcoming ( my version of it ) 60050 Train Station and then I decided that what would be better that starting back from the very beginning. So I decided to give a try to the LEGO 117 ...

LEGO 9489 Endor and Imperial Troopers Battle Pack Review

LEGO 9489 Endor and Imperial Troopers Battle Pack Review
I am specially a fan of the Star Wars saga, but for barely €12, it was a good deal of 4 minifigs and some parts. So let’s review this Endor Rebel and Imperial Troopers Battle Pack. ( Is this the longest LEGO Set name? I haven’t seen a longer one before ). Share this:FacebookTwitterGoogleMoreEmailRedditLinkedInPrintPinterestTumblr

The Best LEGO Sorting Machines You Will See 6

The Best LEGO Sorting Machines You Will See
If you own one LEGO Set, DO NOT buy another one because the in the very moment you own two, you will want another and another and another and eventually the day will arrive that you will need to sort that mesh. You can follow my steps and do the work yourself, like I did ...

LEGO City 60000 Firefighter Motorcycle Review

LEGO City 60000 Firefighter Motorcycle Review
Another fast LEGO review, this time the 60000 Fire Motorcycle. Many small LEGO lately, isn’t it? I am stocking for a proper scenario based mainly on LEGO City. So without more delays… the review. Share this:FacebookTwitterGoogleMoreEmailRedditLinkedInPrintPinterestTumblr

HOWTO Create LEGO Train inclines 4

HOWTO Create LEGO Train inclines
LEGO Trains are lovely. Their tracks are lovely, but I really miss the possibility of making several levels circuits ( btw check this Top 10 LEGO Trains list). At first, being new to LEGO, I though that maybe there was a special part to create slopes much like the one that exists for LEGO Duplo. ...