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38 Microcerebrum — Build a
Better Bot Brain
by Dave Prochnow
Here’s a proposal for an inexpensive complete
robot controller alternative that can deliver
equivalent functionality of programmed control
without the coding chore overhead.
47 Animatronics for the
by Steve Koci
A Breath of Fresh Air
The use of pneumatics provides prop builders
with a unique set of qualities that are often
harder to achieve with other methods
The Latest Offering
by Jeff Cicolani
Take to the “off” road with this latest member
of the ServoCity robotics platform family.
60 Perimeter Sensing
by John Blankenship
Understanding the limitations and advantages
of various choices of perimeter sensing can help
improve the functionality of your robot.
68 BASIC Bots & PICAXE
Processors — Part 3
by Eric Ostendorff
Analog Sensors, ADCs, and a Walking Robot!
Take a look at some simple sensors to give our
breadboard the ability to measure distance,
light, and temperature, then turn that
breadboard into a simple robot.
22 BUILD REPORT
BaneBots P60 Repair and a
26 PARTS IS PARTS
Product Beta Test: RageBridge 2 from
Equals Zero Designs
28 Big Power, Little Package:
Brushless Motor Drive
He Caught It, and I Don’t Want to
Cure It: Robot Fever
32 BattleBots Gets Tombstoned
35 Tips from the Pros
The Combat Zone