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New Wheels for the Spine Robot

January 3, 2015

Mark finished making new hard tires for the Spine Robot Mobile Platform. The originals were made using small Jet Aircraft tires. While these tires are almost 2″ thick and 16 ply, there was too much flex when making tight turns, leading to the tires folding inwards and stalling the turn. The roller bearings were removed […]

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Motoman Expansion Chamber Exhaust Pipe and Radiator

September 7, 2014

Work continues on the Motoman! This month, the Expansion chamber exhasut pipe and radiator are mounted. Almost ready to start. 550cc of two stroke goodness! Track the Motoman progress here  

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Spine Robot Enhancement/Maintenance Log for June 2013

June 7, 2013

As if setting a new record for robot arm cinder block tossing weren’t enough, Mark Pauline has been busy improving the Spine Robot even more! See crazy setup, etc. for an improved Spine Robot reach! Click on the image below for more details, pix:

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