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Peacock Grippers

I call these “peacock grippers” because that’s what they remind me of (peacock feathers) when the zip ties are at full length and symmetrically fanned out around a gripper spring.  141 more words

Grip Strength

MiniBloq line following and gripper use

This was an awesome code to mess around with and taught me a lot.

Initially I thought that Sparki could use his ultrasonic sensor to find out if there was an object in the path or not but I found that this then made it difficult for him to continue following the line (especially at corners) as the object would block the light, making the line sensor detect less light and conning Sparki into thinking he was still on the line. 262 more words


10 Basic Sport Equipments you can find in MR.D.I.Y.

Stepping into the mid year of 2015 and still haven’t forget that you set “Do more exercise” as one of your new year resolution? Well, it’s  not too late yet to start picking up a sport and make it a habit starting in JUNE! 395 more words


Epitomie Fitness Launches Hand Gripper To Help Arthritis Sufferers

(EMAILWIRE.COM, May 05, 2015 ) Sarasota, Florida — Epitomie Fitness issued a statement today that should be music to the ears of people who suffer from arthritis pain. 26 more words

Jamming Robot will Destroy You at Beer Pong

Wandering the aisles of Eureka Park, the startup area of the Consumer Electronics Show, I spotted a mob of people and sauntered over to see what the excitement was all about. 557 more words

Robots Hacks

CES: Meetups, Augmented Reality, and Robots

Hackaday started off Thursday of the Consumer Electronics Show with an impromptu breakfast meetup. This turns out to be a wonderful thing as it lets you ease into a 16 hour day of standing, walking, talking, and getting lost trying to find your way from conference hall to conference hall. 480 more words


Robot Gripper Arm

Vee designed an external accessor y for a robotic application.It is a spring operated 2 jaw gripper arm with smooth opening and closing gripping action. 6 more words