Robot Race and Nitinol Lightswitch – Weekend Projects

Ever since I heard about Nitinol, a shape-changing metal alloy, I’ve been wanting to play with it. In this video, I make a completely functional, but completely unnecessary lightswitch, put together a nitinol robot kit, an inch-bot and have a robot race!

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25 thoughts on “Robot Race and Nitinol Lightswitch – Weekend Projects

  1. how a bout a robot …
    how a bout a robot that runs on a diesel engine that woud be pretty cool

  2. I made a really …
    I made a really cool robot.

    Its a bit more advance.. but check out my youtube videos

    Peace

  3. paste this to 2 …
    paste this to 2 other videos
    go to your channel and see your comments
    JUST DO IT ITS SCARY!!!

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  5. paste this to 2 …
    paste this to 2 other videos
    go to your channel and see your comments
    JUST DO IT IT’S SCARY!!

  6. I think you can but …
    I think you can but I am only 13 and my mum won’t let me do anything like soldering and that because it may be dangerous!!!

  7. i live in canada …
    i live in canada and they deliver it, i dont know about the uk though you should email them to find out, it will be worth it

  8. Man! I wanna get …
    Man! I wanna get Make magazine but … I LIVE IN THE BLOODY UK!!!! Can you get it in the UK?

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  10. so if it can grow …
    so if it can grow up to 4%
    lets say a 5ft tall humaniod robot useing that as its musles could grow or shrink up to 3in. that dosn’t seam like much but would be odd to see

  11. 1-Copy and Paste …
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  12. lol would you trust …
    lol would you trust this guy to babysit your kids lol “hey kids today we will make little robots, but when your mum goes we will do a special weekend project”

  13. dude think its …
    dude think its aweasome that though this is a magazine sold for money, you still post these projects for free on the internet. Thanks!!

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