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My first Junkbot

My first Junkbot, just junk… I followed the instructions from Dave Hrynkiw’s “Junkbots…” book and still came up short. I did everything in the instructions but my bot was not working. The solar cell was putting out the DC neccessary for the motor to run, but there must be something awry with the work as [...]


OK, so I rarely pass up a good thrift shop on the theory that there might be some piece of outdated technology that I could look at and hack or break down to use in a future Pcomp project. So it is that I found myself decending the stairs of a church on 31st street [...]