Meet Billy the Blue Beetle – Can You Build This?

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How cool is this? Watch how PhD student Jonathan Spitz designs and puts together a fun 3D-printed Arduino hexapod robot. After 20 days of rapid prototyping it can already walk and climb obstacles. Billy can be controlled from a smartphone via Bluetooth, and has 2 different sets of legs: straight ones (shown being printed) or spiral ones (shown on Billy). BillySand

Watch a quick overview of how to prototype and build this robot, with necessary parts and steps. Nice!

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