Junkbots, Bugbots and Bots on Wheels Building Simple Robots with BEAM Technology

ISBN-10: 0072226013

ISBN-13: 9780072226010

Edition: 2002

Authors: David Hrynkiw, Mark W. Tilden

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Want to try building a robot but you're afraid it's too complicated? BEAM robots are cheap, simple, and can be built by beginners in just a few hours. The ten basic projects contained in this book will help beginning level readers to get started in robot building, and includes detailed information about the basics of electronics and construction skills.
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List price: $27.00
Copyright year: 2002
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Osborne
Publication date: 10/18/2002
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 400
Size: 7.25" wide x 9.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.430
Language: English

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1: Welcome to the World of Simple Robotics! 2: BEAM Safety: Read This Before Building a Robot 3: Identifying Electronic Bits 4: Electronics Assembly Techniques 5: Tools and Mechanical Assembly Techniques 6: Dumpster Diving 101: How to Scavenge Robot Parts 7: Project 1: The Symet: An Introduction to Solar Powered Robotics 8: Project 2: The Solaroller: BEAM-Style Drag Racer 9: Project 3: The Herbie Photovore 10: Project 4: The Bicore Headbot 11: Project 5: The BEAM Magbot Pendulum 12: Project 6: The BEAM Mini-Sumo Wrestling Edgebot 13: Project 7: The BEAM Walking Robot 14: Biomech Motor Bridges and the Adaptive Bicore A: Resources for More BEAM Information B: Materials and Techniques of BEAM Robotics C: Technical SchematicsIndex
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