Semiretired electronics engineer
Professional modelmaker/designer specializing in resin/pewter casting and steel fabricating.
currently has built 4 bots - 1 cba bot, 1 mini sumo, 1 table tops and 1 critter crunch 2# class
i'm just getting into robotics but hope to have something to show soon. i was a s/w developer at Bell Labs for 15 years, then for 6 years at a local startup company. i've been "self underemployed" for about 6 years now and enjoying not having a "regular" job.
Feltip is a Parallax Scribbler robot reprogrammed for the Chibots Basic and Advanced Line Following contests. It has competed, but not placed, at the 2006 Fall Chibotica and the 2007 Spring Chibotica.
AnyWay II is a Lego Mindstorms RIS robot built for Basic and Advanced Table Top contests. It took 2nd place in the Summer 2006 Advanced Table Top contest.
TanxALot is a tank tread driven robot with a large array of line sensors overhanging the front.
It is built from the following:
- Tamiya Universal plates
- Tamiya Dual Motor drive
- Tamiya Tank Tread Set
- Wright Hobbies DevBoard M32
- Wright Hobbies FAN8200 H Bridge
- Fairchild QRB1134 IR Photoreflectors