The Lego Standard: Combining Makeblock Building Sets to Make Better Projects

  • Posted on February 20, 2014 - 5:26 pm
  • By Christina

BY JOHN BAICHTAL Regular readers know that we at MAKE have a deep and abiding love of Lego. In fact, searching on “Lego” reveals about 1,350 posts on the blog. For many of us, building with the bricks was one of our earliest experiences as a maker. It comes as no surprise, therefore, that we have adapted our […]

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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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