Archive for date: May 26, 2004

Tinkering with Toys

May 26, 2004 | Games and Diversions, Science | By: Mark VandeWettering

I recall seeing the plans for a simple walking, balancing robot constructed out of TinkerToys, and while surfing around aimlessly I ran accross it again. I thought I’d go ahead and archive the paper which described it just for fun. It seems like the kind of toy you should just go ahead and build so […]

BXFlyer Four Rotor Helicopter

May 26, 2004 | Toys and Gadgets | By: Mark VandeWettering

A couple of days ago I was talking about small robotic flyers, I should have known that somebody at the Seattle Robotics Society would already have done something like this. Check out BXFlyer Four Rotor Helicopter for a description of a four rotor robotic flyer similar to the commercially available DragonFlyer. Addendum: I found a […]