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The behavior of yamamo2’s “Self-Propelled Toy Car” is eerily reminiscent of rodent navigating a maze -

Like a beastie, this car is able to run on its own. I made by applying studying of chaos, complex system and neural network. The character of this car is very simple electric circuit. I only used PIC, three distance measuring sensors and two FET modules. I want to commercialize this!! So please contact me(picnome[at] if you’re interested in.

Now all it needs is some digital cheese to track down. More project info available on his blog.

Collin Cunningham

Collin Cunningham

Born, drew a lot, made video, made music on 4-track, then computer, more songwriting, met future wife, went to art school for video major, made websites, toured in a band, worked as web media tech, discovered electronics, taught myself electronics, blogged about DIY electronics, made web videos about electronics and made music for them … and I still do!