Robots

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Beauty and the Disco Beast
Cute Dancing Teapot Made with Arduino & 3D Printing

This cute dancing teapot is actually a 3D printed robot with an Arduino tucked inside. AND it also plays music. Let's boogie!

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Inspired by Nature
Atropos is a Robot Arm That Weaves Fiber Like Spiders Would Do

Atropos is a 6-axis robot arm which can 3D Print Fiberglass Composites and could make printing buildings a lot easier and quicker.

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Technical Wizardry
US Navy Holds a 3D Print-a-Thon at the Pentagon

The Navy 3D Print-a-thon held at the Pentagon saw twenty naval organizations displaying their most recent 3D printed innovations.

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Sign of the Times
Animatronic SignBot Converts Speech into Sign Language

Built in a 24 hour hackathon, the SignBot is a 3D printed animatronic device that can listen to speech and convert it into sign language.

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Keeping it Safe
3D Printed “Sentinel” Robot Keeps Police and Civilians Safe in Traffic Stops

Students from Duke University have designed a robot, called Sentinel, to help police officers perform traffic stops and keep everyone safe.

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Boing Boing
Researchers Develop Stretchable Elastomers for 3D Printing

Researchers in additive manufacturing materials have developed a group of extremely stretchy, UV-curable, and 3D printable elastomers.

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Different Strokes
Robot Picasso is a Broken 3D Printer that Turns Photos into Art

Launched on Kickstarter as part of the Make 100 campaign, Robot Picasso is a modified 3D printer which converts pictures into cubist art.

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Port in a Storm
RAMLAB Opens 3D Printing Laboratory for Maritime Industry

In a world first for the maritime industry, new RAMLAB additive manufacturing lab will feature Wire Arc Additive Manufacturing (WAAM) robots.

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Solid Snake
Dtto is a 3D Printed, Self-Configurable Modular Robot

Designed for search and rescue missions and sporting a 3D printed body and an Arduino heart, modular robot DTTO wins the Hackaday Prize 2016.

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Rise of the Machines
Artificially Intelligent 3D Printer Creates “Daedalus Pavilion”

Ai Build showcases Daedalus Pavilion at the GPU Technology Conference in Amsterdam, a 3D printed structure built by intelligent robots.

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Drop and Give Me 20
Kengoro the Robot ‘Sweats’ Thanks to 3D Printing

Japanese researchers came up with a way to cool down a humanoid robot named Kengoro -- allowing it to sweat out of its 3D printed "bones".

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Rocktopus
Octobot is a Farting Robot Octopus that’s 3D Printed

Developed by a team of researchers at Harvard University, the Octobot is a 3D printed robot octopus that powers itself by chemical reactions.

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Rubs people the right way
TCM Robot Therapist Could Help out Physicians

This robot massage therapist from Singapore uses 3D printed parts. It could be the perfect therapist... it'll never get tired of massaging (and listening) to you.

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Robot Rock
Become a 3D Printing Artist with a Robot Guided Hand

Planning to dabble in hand-held 3D printing? The Guided Hand robotic arm will provide the training wheels you need.

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Slim (Jim) Shady
Neon Brown: 3D Printed Sausage Robot Wars

If you've ever wondered how a 3D printed sausage robot would hold up in a fight, then behold the meaty glory that is Neon Brown.