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A Call To Arms
The Best DIY & 3D Printed Robot Arms of 2022

There's plenty to choose from when it comes to building your own robotic arm. Check out the best 3D printed robot arms and DIY kits!

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Way More than a Roomba
3D Printed Robots: The Most Advanced Projects of 2022

3D printing and robots are a powerful combination. Check out the greatest 3D printed robot projects, many of which you can make yourself!

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Robots For Everyone!
The Best DIY Robot Kits of 2022

The best DIY kits for 3D printed robots that go, robot arms, humanoids, as well as favorites from films! Check out the best DIY robot kits!

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The Rough and the Smooth
Soft Robotic Gripper with Gecko Inspired Adhesives

A new class of adhesives -- inspired by the mighty Gecko -- have been developed by researchers in California to help soft robotic fingers get a better grip.

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Flexible Fighters
U.S. Army Develops 3D Printed Soft Robotics Inspired by Invertebrates

After studying the mechanisms of invertebrates in nature, U.S. Army researchers have developed 3D printed soft robotics that can traverse difficult landscapes and squeeze into crowded spaces. 

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Robot Arm-y
KUKA Uses MakerBot 3D Printers to Build Robotic Arms

KUKA, the Chinese-German industrial manufacturing company, creates specialist robotics by using 3D printing technologies. In collaboration with MakerBot 3D printers, KUKA develops robotic arms which are used across a variety of industries.

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Hot Wheels
This Swerve Drive is Almost Entirely 3D Printed

Got a lightweight robot in need of some locomotion? Maker LoboCNC has you covered with this 3D printed swerve drive.

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The Touching Topic
3D Printed Tactile Sensors Give Machines the Sense of Touch

Researchers from the University of Minnesota built a unique 3D printer which can print a tactile sensor directly onto your hand.

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Training for the Future
DOBOT Magician Robotic Arm: Review the Specs

The DOBOT Magician is a multifunctional desktop robotic arm that is designed for practical training education. Review the specs here.

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Modular on Mars
Project of the Week: Travel Terrain With This 3D Printed Modular SMARS Robot

Want to build your own custom robot with no screws attached? The 3D printed SMARS modular robot is the perfect project for beginners and seasoned makers who want a quick and easy introduction to the world of robotics.  

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Rise of the Robots
Boston Dynamics VP of Engineering Talks About 3D printing

The VP of Engineering at Boston Dynamics visits a small town in Germany to explain how 3D printing and fluid power contributed to dramatic weight savings and power efficiency in the latest generation of their Atlas humanoid robot.

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Liquid Sense
Harvard Researchers Develop Conductive Ink to Embed Sensors into Soft Robotics

Researchers from Harvard University have developed a 3D printing platform for creating soft robotic systems embedded with sensors. The team uses a technique developed in the lab of Jennifer Lewis to 3D print organic ionic liquid-based conductive ink within soft elastomer matrices. 

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Breaking New Ground
Robot BADGER Can Drill Underground and 3D Print Tunnels

Not a hoax, not an imaginary story. The EU is funding an underground robot called BADGER which can drill and 3D print curving tunnels.

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Paris Match
Nanoscribe Develops Micro-Robots for Use in Human Body

German company Nanoscribe is a world leader in "nanofabrication", offering applications for medicine thanks to minuscule printing properties.

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Haptic VR Glove made from Soft Robotics and 3D Printing

Engineers at UC San Diego use soft robotics and 3D printing to make gloves that provide tactile feedback in virtual reality environments.

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A Bit of a Flap
Bat Bot is a 3D Printed Robot Drone that Flies like a Bat

Engineers have designed a flying Bat Bot, a robot drone with 3D printed joints that can swoop and dive just like the real thing.

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Clever!
Ulticast Process Uses 3D Printer to Cast Silicone for Soft Robotics

Students from Delft University of Technology have modfied a 3D printer to cast silicone for soft robotics in a process they call Ulticast.

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Perfect By All Means
3D Printed Cat Tongue Gives Insight into Soft Robotics

Could a 3D printed cat tongue be the answer to questions in the world of soft robotics? Researchers at Georgia Tech aim to find out.

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Two Heads Are Better Than One
AMBOTS Brings Autonomous Collaboration to Manufacturing

The build area is a difficult thing to improve on in 3D printers. Maintaining accuracy over a large area is a challenge, and as a result, larger machines are expensive and complex. But what if, instead of one big machine, you had many small, mobile robots getting the job done?

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Grab it by the Horns
ORIGIBOT2 3D Printed Telepresence Robot Available on Indiegogo

Now on crowdfunding platform Indiegogo is a new campaign launched by Origin Robots called the ORIGIBOT2 which is a telepresence robot that you can move around and pick things up with remotely.

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