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Project by PaulDoug posted 03-30-2017 01:31 AM 545 views 2 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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This the third in the series of Clayton Boyer’s Robots. This was a real fun adventure building these little “Bots”. There were some challenges, at least for me, but all workable. Good plans and instructions. I had a real good time building them. I emailed a question on this last one and he was quick to respond and very helpful

Short video of the bot.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DVMrw6uBLWk

-- “We all die. The goal isn't to live forever; the goal is to create something that will.” - Chuck Palahniuk





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crowie

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#1 posted 03-30-2017 02:04 AM

You’ve really been putting in big time of the mechanical marvels Paul..beaut robot sir…
The leg action of this bloke looks quite complex….

-- Lifes good, Enjoy each new day...... Cheers from "On Top DownUnder" Crowie

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GR8HUNTER

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#2 posted 03-30-2017 03:11 AM

I like this 1 better then others ….but don’t get me wrong …..ALL are very awesome ….GREAT JOB :<))

-- Tony Reinholds,Pa. REMEMBER TO ALWAYS HAVE FUN

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#3 posted 03-30-2017 05:28 AM

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#4 posted 03-30-2017 10:47 AM

Very neat….well done

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BobWemm

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#5 posted 03-30-2017 11:07 AM

Still haven’t got my plans but they should be here soon.
Love this one.

Great job.

Bob

-- Bob, Western Australia, The Sun came up this morning, what a great start to the day. Now it's up to me to make it even better. I've cut this piece of wood 4 times and it's still too damn short.

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#6 posted 03-30-2017 11:58 AM

Really cool.

-- Chris K

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#7 posted 03-30-2017 03:57 PM

This is so interesting and it’s a nice and well done project. It also looks like a lot of fun.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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Andy

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#8 posted 03-30-2017 04:28 PM

That is really cool. I like how the gears are triangles. Ive never seen that, one would think that it would bind up by looking at it but it runs like a champ.

-- Andy Smith https://www.etsy.com/shop/xrayhardwoods

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PaulDoug

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#9 posted 03-30-2017 04:53 PM

Thanks for the nice comments. The designer of these bots likes gears. The Creepy Bot has a five sided gear working with a square gear. This bot has the triangle gear, and patterns for round gears should you prefer them. Makes it interesting.

-- “We all die. The goal isn't to live forever; the goal is to create something that will.” - Chuck Palahniuk

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