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By: webtruck
Topics: 31
From: n/a
Added: 03/06/2006 - 10:22 AM

I have a new device which is a candidate to go online: a RobotArm.

See pictures of the device while we build it together and test

The device has 5 DC motors (gripper, wrist, elbow, shoulder and base), but no electric feedback about position.

The crane had just 3 DC motors and the same non existant feedback - which lead to its end...

I still consider putting this online, maybe detecting the output current could prevent damage.

By: caroline
Topics: 5
From: n/a
Added: 03/08/2006 - 11:44 AM

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Hi Sse I would Like to see the Robot Arm On Line as i Like All Robot Stuff So Please put it on Line So We can all HaVe Fun with it
By: sse
Topics: 58
From: n/a
Added: 03/08/2006 - 04:13 PM

That is what I bought it for. But I think I will first put a new version of the truck online - the arm will have to wait.

Any suggestions how to set it up? Build towers with blocks? Empty the truck dump box?
By: otabek
Topics: 1
From: n/a
Added: 03/10/2006 - 04:43 AM

i Think build towers with blocks is good idea, who will buid a higher tower, you should make smaller blocks to be fun to control it
By: godfrey
Topics: 10
From: n/a
Added: 06/24/2008 - 06:23 PM

If you are looking for a possible replacement


I caught a review of the arm in www.botmag.com

you could use it to empty the truck box or some type of stacking game.