Instructables: exploring - technology - pneumatic - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 18:29:05 PDT BLOX v1.01 Arduino-Pneumatic Flight Simulator http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Pneumatic-Flight-Simulator/
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Wed, 21 Aug 2013 20:08:10 PDT
Autonomous Sumo Combat Robot with Pneumatic Flipper - How to http://www.instructables.com/id/Autonomous-Sumo-Battle-Bot-with-Pneumatic-Flipper-/
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Sun, 24 Feb 2013 02:30:30 PST
"Arm-y" Ant farm v1.0 - stay in touch with your colony http://www.instructables.com/id/Arm-y-Ant-farm-v10-stay-in-touch-with-your-co/
"Arm-y" Ant farm v1.0 - stay in touch with your colony - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/XWR4/GWF65DQE/F8HXWR4GWF65DQE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/XWR4/GWF65DQE/F8HXWR4GWF65DQE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/XWR4/GWF65DQE/F8HXWR4GWF65DQE.SMALL.jpg blorgggg Intro and Theory In my research and design, I need to study the behaviors of insects, particularly bees and ants. There are many methods for learning about the actions and procedures of these other forms of life. You can read books and journals, analyze video footage, and even perform experiments. T...
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Fri, 23 Mar 2012 10:41:58 PDT
Soft Robots: Making Robot Air Muscles http://www.instructables.com/id/Soft-Robots-Making-Robot-Air-Muscles/
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Thu, 15 Mar 2012 13:44:45 PDT
Homemade Magic Lamp Card Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Magic-Lamp-Card-Box/
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Sun, 20 Mar 2011 16:40:09 PDT
Android-Controlled Pneumatic Cannon Powered By Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Android-Controlled-Pneumatic-Cannon-Powered-By-Ard/
Android-Controlled Pneumatic Cannon Powered By Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9N/R2GD/GQBCII7Q/F9NR2GDGQBCII7Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9N/R2GD/GQBCII7Q/F9NR2GDGQBCII7Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9N/R2GD/GQBCII7Q/F9NR2GDGQBCII7Q.SMALL.jpg zachrattner Every summer, Qualcomm hosts a Battle of the Schools competition, which gives employees the opportunity to represent their home universities. This year, entries were to be homemade contraptions, and they were judged according to how cool they were perceived to be. Virginia Tech's cannon project tied...
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Wed, 27 Jul 2011 09:34:19 PDT
How to make air muscles! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-air-muscles!/
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