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The folks from Ufactory, a Shenzhen startup, have built a fun ball balancing robot that uses six omni wheels to keep the robot balancing on top of a soccer ball.

It’s a pretty sophisticated robot, with a wireless remote control, front-facing video camera, and Kinect-based gestural control. It runs off a STM32 microcontroller.

Ufactory has written an Instructable describing how to make the robot… check it out!

John Baichtal

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

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