PROTOTYPING SYSTEMS FOR Robotics

  • Posted on June 26, 2013 - 12:55 am
  • By eric
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Many all-in-one commercial prototyping systems,like Lego and Vex, are proprietary and closed source – which is not necessarily a bad thing, but can make it more complicated for users to develop or commercialize their own designs past a certain point. Personally, I like to create hodgepodge designs using just the components I want, without being […]

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Makeblock Staff Workshop

  • Posted on June 24, 2013 - 3:48 pm
  • By eric
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Every Saturday is our Makeblock staff workshop time. All the Makeblock staff get together and build robot by Makeblock. See what we have built last Saturday.   Makeblock Transformers: We are trying to build a  Transformers by Makeblock, the body is done. And we are planning to add some electronic modules to it and make […]

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Making Music with Makeblock

  • Posted on June 20, 2013 - 11:23 am
  • By eric
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Makeblock is an aluminum extrusion based construction system that provides an integrated solution for aspects of mechanics, electronics and software design. With Makeblock you can make professional robots, toy machines or even art-ware. It’s super easy-to-use and helps bring your creations to life. The only limit is your imagination. For more information, please visit Makeblock […]

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Makeblock Robotics Competition

  • Posted on June 13, 2013 - 6:13 pm
  • By eric
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On April 12, 2013 Siemens PLM Software donated their softwares to support the CMSA (CAE Molding Solution Alliance) to host the “Makeblock Robotics Competiton” . Siemens PLM Software will offer 20 sets of SolidEdge and 20 sets of Femap for Makeblock team to use them as the tools of the development of Makeblock products. With the […]

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Makeblock: a Platform for Robotics

  • Posted on June 13, 2013 - 4:38 pm
  • By eric
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On May 10, 2013 by Ethan Lowry While we were in Shenzhen we visited Makeblock. They went through HAXLR8R last year and ran a very successful Kickstarter to fund their robot-making kits. They’ve taken the classic Elector Set concept and cranked up the quality and capability. The anodized aluminum frame pieces and heavy rubber treads […]

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