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Something you CAN ride.

Some more homemade Segway video. It still needs tweaking, but there's no denying its functionality. Featuring the real cupholder trick as performed by Max H.

More info: http://web.mit.edu/first/segway

A group of about 12 students (MIT undergrad and grad plus high school students from FIRST Robotics teams 97, 2043, and soon-to-be-numbered Wayland HS rookies, and The Education Cooperative, have taken on the summer task of constructing a functional Segway-like scooter. Sponsored by The Edgerton Center, the D.I.Y. Segway is both a fun summer project and an educational experiment for hands-on engineering curricula.

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Category: Engineering | Updated over 5 years ago

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