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Wall-E Made From Scratch

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UPDATE: THIS IS THE LINK FOR 9 BLEND FILES FOR WALL-E'S PARTS  ----- Wall-E Blend Files.rar

UPDATE: THIS IS THE LINK FOR A WEBSITE CREATED FROM SCRATCH ( IN MICROSOFT EXPRESSION WEB 3) ABOUT PROJECT WALL-E (THE WEBSITE HAS MORE INFORMATION ON PROJECT WALL-E) PROJECT WALL-E  (Ignore the "how you can help" page)

I had just entered the field of robotics and thought I should take on a project. I wanted to use such beloved Disney character to bring about a message of recycling. Just imagine a world where instead of those giant and noisy street sweepers, we will have a Wall-E at every corner of our street. (The robots wouldn't be taking over our world but will be helping us live a cleaner life)

As you can see just by the images, all components are original (this has never been done before) and it took several weeks to create it. (If my final designs are replicated, it will take a lot less time)

Word of advice, engineering skills are not defined by your mistakes but how you fix them. (i.e. my tracks)
 
This is what my final stage looks like

p.s. As promised, more videos and images have been added

 
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Step 1: Planning

Picture of Planning
Small Gear Measurements.png
Track Chain Measurements.png
Tracks (Wrapped Around).png
New Track Measurements.png
The first thing I did was plan the measurements and the dimensions of each piece

I used blender, and opensource 3d animation program to render 3d meshes as a 2d image

You don't necessarily have to do this but it is beneficial to plan out everything before constructing

P.S. It is not necessary for your design to work out as you want them to; track system with gears I intended to create didn't work well so I redesigned the tracks with wheels


randofo2 years ago
You should say more about the project in the intro, like why you made it, how long it took, if you encountered any strange problems, etc.

People like to know these things, especially for such an awesome project.
rptech (author)  randofo2 years ago
thanks for the advice, i have uploaded more info and pictures

vote for me for all the competition
2RACHIT25 days ago
hii. i loved your project so much
actually i was also planning to make one but the problem is that my arduino broked so can you please help me to make a wall e with voice recognization
rvashwm4672 years ago
very well designed, great project
vrtkhl6572 years ago
awesome
Your Wall-E rocks
drew852 years ago
love the Wall-E
great job on the animations
autobot12 years ago
looks like you worked really hard for this
frankfar2 years ago
nice job, i would love to see this in aluminum
bostonman2 years ago
it must have taken a lot of hard work, great job
rleon1232 years ago
go Wall-E

great job
sp292 years ago
this thing is frickin awesome, great job
bigozzie2 years ago
great project
above the influence, bye bye arduino
sinboy2 years ago
finally, something original
tahsin2 years ago
man, you really gave it all you got
dipen12 years ago
love the idea
hp1232 years ago
the squirrels in the park better watch out
xm4rkx2 years ago
love the animations
furqan12232 years ago
awesome
those are some great animations

well detailed
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