Introduction: New Robo-planters!!!

Picture of New Robo-planters!!!

If you liked my robo-planters instructable (, you will like the new robo-planters I made with junk. You will see strange materials as toilet floats, a plastic box from an inflatable jetsky, damaged kitchen aiders and coffe makers, sausage and tuna cans and an industrial register. Almost everything with space for a plant could be transfor into a... ROBOPLANTER! :-)


FORD1972 (author)2011-10-05

Does anyone know where I can get some metallic clips form car lighter plugs ? I want to begin building my army uh I mean family of Robo Planters. Also went to Home Depot and couldnt find small metal angle peices. Ime a machinist and I could just make them but I dont want to involve work with pleasure but if I must make these up I guess I would.

M.C. Langer (author)FORD19722011-10-05

Hi Ford. If you can't find something, replace it! Try the Out-of-the-box thinking.

FORD1972 (author)2011-10-05


Ijsbeer (author)2011-07-15

Damn these are so good. I'm definitely inspired. Thanks :)

M.C. Langer (author)Ijsbeer2011-07-17

You're welcome! :-)

porcupinemamma (author)2011-05-22

totally inspired

Thanks!!!! :-)

Venemot (author)2011-04-07

Is this just a model or does it move...By the way the designs are really cool..

M.C. Langer (author)Venemot2011-04-07

Thanks Venemot! And yes, are just models. Have an awesimazing day!! :-)

Venemot (author)M.C. Langer2011-04-15

Although moving the legs and other body parts is very difficult you can add moter and wheels to each leg, connect it with a rc and drive it around..It is easy and cool....

aleceatsfood (author)2011-04-01

WOW THOSE ARE SO AWESOME!!!!!! I think this would be a great item to sell! I would buy it! These are so cool! They look really nice!!!!
5 stars

M.C. Langer (author)aleceatsfood2011-04-02

Thank you very much Alice!!!! :-)

aleceatsfood (author)M.C. Langer2011-04-02

Actually it's Alec but yeah. Anyway you are VERY good and creative! I love that suit you made with the giant claw arm. Really cool! Can't wait to see what you come up with next! =D

M.C. Langer (author)aleceatsfood2011-04-03

:-) Thanks!!! Stay tuned!!

M.C. Langer (author)aleceatsfood2011-04-02

Sorry!! Alece!! And thanks for your support!!

Stay tuned for my next projects!!! :-)

M.C. Langer (author)2011-04-03

Thanks Currywrice!! :-)

krysteanuh (author)2011-04-01

Aww! It kinda looks like an Oddish c:

M.C. Langer (author)krysteanuh2011-04-02

Thanks Krysteanuh! :-)

Robot Lover (author)2011-04-01

The second one reminds me of Giru from Dragonball gt!

Great job by the way!

M.C. Langer (author)Robot Lover2011-04-02

Thanks Robot Lover!

Crocatiel (author)2011-04-01

Love the Robots! Do you have any tips on where to find cool parts? Also wouldn't it be cool to put an LED in the eye of the robot and make it solar powered?
Thanks for such a cool project!

M.C. Langer (author)Crocatiel2011-04-02

Thanks to you Crocatiel!! Well, try looking for Flea Markets and sometimes junkyards. And talk to your family and friends, NOBODY CAN'T THROW TO THE GARBAGE ANYTHING MADE OF RIGID PLASTIC OR METAL WITHOUT YOUR PERMISSION!!

DIYDragon (author)2011-04-01

These are awesome! It'd be cool to have one that was motion activated. (Similar to those talking Christmas trees that use to be popular.) : D

Just to scare random people when it starts dancing/talking to them while sitting on your side table. :P

M.C. Langer (author)DIYDragon2011-04-02

Mmmm... walking cacti... I WILL TAKE OVER THE WORLD!!! MUAHAHAHAHAHA!!


skiedra (author)2011-03-31

Perfect ;) Keep it up!

M.C. Langer (author)skiedra2011-04-01

Thanks Skiedra! :-)

artworker (author)2011-03-31

Nice! Lots of ideas!

M.C. Langer (author)artworker2011-03-31

Thanks Artworker!! :-)

M.C. Langer (author)2011-03-31


Mr. TiKi (author)2011-03-31

Beautiful work.

M.C. Langer (author)Mr. TiKi2011-03-31

Thanks Mr. Tiki!! :-)

splazem (author)2011-03-31

Robots are awesome. Plants are cool. This is better than awesome and cool. This is indescribable.

M.C. Langer (author)splazem2011-03-31

Thank you very much Splazem!! :-) LONG LIFE TO ROBOTS AND PLANTS!!! :-)

TSC (author)2011-03-29


M.C. Langer (author)TSC2011-03-29

Thanks TSC! :-)

TSC (author)M.C. Langer2011-03-30

Your welcome!

Kaptain Kool (author)2011-03-29


M.C. Langer (author)Kaptain Kool2011-03-29

Thanks Kaptain Kool!! :-)

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Bio: I'm Mario Caicedo Langer, from Colombia, former Navy officer and BSc in Naval Sciences. Right now I'm Technical Director and Technology Lead Teacher ... More »
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