Pencil-balancing robot

John Baichtal

My interests include writing, electronics, RPGs, scifi, hackers & hackerspaces, 3D printing, building sets & toys. @johnbaichtal nerdage.net

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By John Baichtal

My interests include writing, electronics, RPGs, scifi, hackers & hackerspaces, 3D printing, building sets & toys. @johnbaichtal nerdage.net

2246 Articles

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For all your pencil balancing needs!

This video shows a robot balancing a standard pencil based only on visual input from two “dynamic vision sensors”. These sensors do not rely on a constant background, as shown when rotating the platform during operation.

[Thanks, Haroon]

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