build your own robots

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Science & Technology

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7+

£7.99

32 pp

Paperback

978-1-912108-59-6

These clever machines help humans every day with projects in science, technology and space. Then there are ones that are just fun to have around! Now you can make your own mini robots just with readily available bits and pieces, plus things you usually recycle. Simple step-by-step instructions and clear photographs show you how to construct a tightrope performer, a penbot that draws pictures galore, Robocrawly the mechanised insect, friendly Robodog, and more.

Key points

• Incredible facts explaining how the these vehicles are built and work.
• Easy-to-follow guides to make a whole range of working models.
• Great resource for school projects using simple household items.

key words

automata; automaton; cams; eggsplorer; electrical circuits; kinetic energy; levers; paper clip robot; penbot; Robocrawly; Robodog; robotic hands; rotational inertia; terminator hand; walking robot