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DIY Segway @ Wayland HS

DIY Segway @ Wayland HS

Added 7 years ago | 00:01:40 | 18306 views

The DIY Segway makes a trip out to Wayland HS, and gets truly put to the test by some of the designers/builders. They know how to push it to (and sometimes past) its limits...More info: http://web.mit.edu/first/segwayA group of about 12...

Close Encounters of the Self-Balancing Kind

Close Encounters of the Self-Balanc...

Added 7 years ago | 00:01:58 | 29127 views

While stocking up for another project at Swapfest, a monthly MIT swap meet, we ran into a commercial Segway. Since it was just across the way, we decided to bring ours out too.More info: http://web.mit.edu/first/segwayA group of about 1...

Segways aren't all that complicated.

Segways aren't all that complicated.

Added 7 years ago | 00:02:09 | 12149 views

A spoof of Rockwell Automation's Retro Encabulator video.More info: http://web.mit.edu/first/segwayA group of about 12 students (MIT undergrad and grad plus high school students from FIRST Robotics teams 97, 2043, and soon-to-be-numbere...

Something you CAN ride.

Something you CAN ride.

Added 7 years ago | 00:01:58 | 11616 views

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/segwayA group of about 12 students (MIT und...

More Homemade Segway Fun (3)

More Homemade Segway Fun (3)

Added 7 years ago | 00:00:27 | 16378 views

The first time it balanced on its own. (It's actually more stable with the added mass of a rider.)More info: http://web.mit.edu/first/segwayA group of about 12 students (MIT undergrad and grad plus high school students from FIRST Robo...

More Homemade Segway Fun (2)

More Homemade Segway Fun (2)

Added 7 years ago | 00:00:10 | 11349 views

Bit of a problem in the control code...More info: http://web.mit.edu/first/segwayA 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 rooki...

More Homemade Segway Fun (1)

More Homemade Segway Fun (1)

Added 7 years ago | 00:00:12 | 14803 views

Very important cupholder design verification. More info: http://web.mit.edu/first/segwayA 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 H...

D.I.Y. Segway progress

D.I.Y. Segway progress

Added 7 years ago | 00:01:21 | 18931 views

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 ...

FIRST Robotics Team #97 Championship Highlights

FIRST Robotics Team #97 Championshi...

Added over 7 years ago | 00:02:59 | 11198 views

Little-known fact: The coolest robot at MIT was built entirely by high school students. As part of the FIRST Robotics Competition (www.usfirst.org), local high school students teamed up with MIT student mentors to build a 110-lb competi...

FRC Championship - Team 97 - Practice Match

FRC Championship - Team 97 - Practi...

Added over 7 years ago | 00:02:23 | 12689 views

This is a practice match during the FRC Championship in Atlanta, GA(www.usfirst.org). There were two ways to score: put tubes up on the center structure or elevate other robots at the end. In this match, Team 97 from Cambridge, sponsore...

Holonomic Drive

Holonomic Drive

Added over 7 years ago | 00:02:08 | 17981 views

Holonomic drive, in the realm of robotics, refers to the ability to move in all direction and rotate independently. For example, a tank, which has to rotate before it can move in a different direction, would not be holonomic. But the ro...

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