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Power On Self Test: Legs

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Build your own Toy Story baby doll spider

MAKE has posted a great tutorial on taking a robotically side-shuffling Mechamo Crab by Gakken and slapping the creepy, dead-eyed head of an old Cabbage Patch doll on top. They suggest building an entire army and letting them loose on…

Giant spider robot is slow, terrifying and noisy

2007 Burning Man Spider Machine [Andrew in Frisco via MAKE] Update: Mike writes, "My friend Jon built a robot spider which is vastly superior to the cumbersome behemoth you posted today." Come now, giant robot spiders. You're both