The new pseudo-BEAM Walker – Sneak Preview

Sep 28, 2011   //   by The Resident Fundi   //   Blog  //  8 Comments

Sneak Preview of the new Fundi Bots Walker robot, to be demo-ed and debut at this weekend’s Fundi Bots school sessions at Nabisunsa (Friday) and Mbale College (Saturday).

Yes it walks. Still refining gait and electronics. Will upload video soon.

8 Comments

  • Cool stuff!

    • Thank you, Nev!

  • Can’t wait to see the video!

    • Coming soon. Will upload once the walk cycle is refined.

  • Dude, this is so rise of the machines. You are the harbinger of the end of us all. Epic. But uh, give it some under garments, it’s not right it’s power cell be all out in the open :)

    • Dude. This is like 0.0000000000000000000000000000000001% of Rise of the machines. But thank you. And no under-garments for now. The kids need to see the innards.

      LOL @ power cell. :-)

  • So cool!

  • Awesome. Well, I am still waiting for my invite to the Fundi-shop.

Links & Stuff

We've listed some useful places, contacts, friends, vendors and sponsors below. We hope you find them useful.

Friends

  • The Rogue King Founder’s blog. Rants and raves about everything and nothing.

Resources

Sponsors

  • Google RISE. We won a grant from these awesome folk!
  • Node Six Generously providing hosting, design & maintenance for Fundi Bots.
  • Spark Fun Have given us lots of awesome education dev kits.

Vendors

  • Solarbotics Vendors of some seriously cool electronics and robotics parts.
  • SparkFun They sell electronics but they are also passionate tinkerers.