In This Issue ...
34 Building the KReduCNC
by Michael Simpson
In this new series, we’ll go step-by-step building the
KReduCNC. You can either construct this particular version,
or take the information provided and design and build your
own CNC machine. This project will also help you
understand the basics of a fixed gantry CNC design.
38 The ROV Manatee
by Theron Wierenga
Follow this three-part mini course to build your own
remotely operated underwater vehicle from easily acquired
parts that can be assembled with basic tools so you can
video sea life or just explore.
42 The Power to Move
by Dave Prochnow
Up your photography game AND your robotic control game
at the same time. By using RoboClaw programmable motor
controllers, you can drive a camera with precision control
and take a winning shot all from the comfort of your easy
48 Animatronics for the
by Steve Koci
Tips of the Trade
Getting started with any new hobby can be daunting
because there is so much new stuff to know. What do you
learn first and where do you start? This compilation of
helpful tips and ideas for animatronics projects will help
speed up that learning curve. Plus, even seasoned builders
might pick up a new technique or two.
56 Serving Raspberry Pi —
by William Henning
We’ve looked at popular kits and chassis ... now it’s time to
select a motor driver for our Pi based bot.
20 The Epochs of Robot Combat
24 RoboWars Australia: Grinding Off the Rust
26 Robot Wars Returns! From a Decade in Storage to the Modern Arena
30 The Top Ten Reasons to Compete at RoboGames
The Combat Zone
13 MaxRoboTech Comics
Printing Edible “Paste” Items
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