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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 … Continue reading

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 pretty.