Dorkbot Austin 17: Things Got Messy

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Dorkbot Austin 17: Things Got Messy

More specifically, things got coated with a thick layer of gore courtesy of the Gore Cannon. More on that in my next post; for now, thanks to all of our presenters for a great event:


Nick Pietraniec explaining his work-in-progress guitar hero-bot.


Edwin Wise and his Abyssal Organ.


Meredith Johns (pictured) and Carolyn O’Hara from Hawgfly brought their gore cannon.

And, thanks to Operation Playmate (Erich Ragsdale, Eric Archer, and Chad A) for the music!

Much better pictures, courtesy of David Weaver, here.

We’ll be skipping October for Maker Faire, so we’ll see you there!

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Luke Iseman

Luke Iseman makes stuff, some of which works. He invites you to drive a bike for a living (, stop killing your garden (, and live in an off-grid shipping container (

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