1. The interactive machine "International Dance Party" is a complete party in a box. With its internal radar, the machine senses and evaluates dance activity of surrounding people and transforms into a mobile disco the more the audience dances.

    Visit http://www.niklasroy.com/project/179/idp for more information.

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  2. Robotics @ Maryland's ( http://ram.umd.edu ) Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV) Tortuga tracks a red light underwater. This is in the Space Systems Lab's ( http://ssl.umd.edu ) Neutral Buoyancy Research facility.

    This is the first time the Vision, Motion, and Control subsystems have been integrated to this level. The red light is an objective in AUVSI International AUV Competition ( http://www.auvsi.org/competitions/water.cfm ).

    # vimeo.com/689745 Uploaded 1,046 Plays 1 Comment
  3. Its a syringe based extruder prototype I designed! Lasercut acrylic + off the shelf parts. Hell yeah.

    Shh... its a 'secret' project though.

    # vimeo.com/819967 Uploaded 1,129 Plays 2 Comments
  4. One of the nice side benefits of our recent work into having the host output GCode, and having the Arduino process that GCode is that we can reduce the delay between line segments by buffering GCode to the Arduino.

    Here's a video demonstrating the movement.

    # vimeo.com/775565 Uploaded 1,630 Plays 1 Comment
  5. I had my first real visit to the FabLab as a fellow. Jon guided me through using the ShopBot software to create a CNC cut bed for my RepRap machine! Yay for computers and robots.

    More info:
    ssbxfab.org - Sustainable South Bronx Fab Lab
    reprap.org - Self Replicating 3D Printer

    # vimeo.com/739638 Uploaded 2,247 Plays 2 Comments


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