Category: Robotics

Thermal Detonator

Greetings from the bunker! Much like everyone else I’m doing the social distancing thing. You’d think that would mean I have tons of time for hobbies and projects but that hasn’t been the case. That doesn’t mean I haven’t been working on stuff! This is the first complete project I’ve had in a while and

R2 Update!

I’ve hit an exciting milestone in the process. I “think” the dome is finally sanded to the point I’m happy with it. The process of sanding, filling, priming, repeat is pain staking… I’ve spent so much time on it after a while you just feel like you are wasting time. It can be hard to

Arduino Smart Car

It’s been longer than I’d like since my last update. I’ve made some progress on getting the helmet together but the cold weather makes it hard to spend much time in the basement workshop. I’ve also been dealing with a sinus cold so wearing proper safety gear isn’t comfortable. So I’m going to switch gears

Droid Inventor Kit

Last year after seeing some 3D files to print an R2 unit I got curious about building my own droid. I know it is a huge project and the scope of it made me keep pushing it to the back burner so I never started. This year it is on the project list! For Christmas