Crowd-Funding a STEMulate Learning Makerspace

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I am planning another crowd-funding effort to create a mobile STEMulate Learning makerspace / hackerspace that can travel between local public schools to aid teachers, using Make’s Makerspace model. your comments welcome and very much appreciated! Continue reading

SOLID Learning – Servo Robot Actuator Selected!

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Educators and pariticpants have selected Servos as the standard actuator for SOLID Learning pilot robot designs, based on functionality, familiarity, cost and ease of use. Continue reading

SOLID Learning Robot – Stepper Motors

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“ANALYSIS: Stepper motors provide an expensive option that is very precise but power-hungry even when idle. Steper motors are best suited to fixed robotic designs requring incremental repeatable control over a large span.” Continue reading