Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob
VISIT OUR OTHER SITES: THE AWESOMER | 95OCTANE

Technabob is reader-supported. When you buy through links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission.
As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. Learn more.

LEGO Robotic Hand & Arm: Mindstormsminator

by Lambert Varias
Advertisement

LEGO enthusiast Diavo Voltaggio won the Best Mindstorms award at this year’s BrickFair Virginia for his sweet robotic hand and arm. Powered by the Mindstorms EV3, it has four buttons – one for each finger – right where Diavo’s hand rests for easy operation. It also has several LEDs and a cradle for his smartphone.

lego-mindstorms-robotic-hand-and-arm-by-diavo-voltaggiozoom in

This is the toy’s sixth version and according to Diavo is one of the sturdiest yet. Most of the arm parts are actually there for support; Davio said that his earlier models were flimsy or wobbled in places. It just so happened that the braces and other support structures make the arm look even more menacing. Here’s Beyond the Brick’s interview with Diavo at BrickFair:

Be LEGO Man Diavo! Complete your transformation! You can check out some of the previous versions of Diavo’s robot hand and arm on his YouTube page.

[via Beyond the Brick & Diavo Voltaggio via Gizmodo]



WOWCube Entertainment System

WOWCube Entertainment System

Impossible Dovetail Cutting Board

Impossible Dovetail Cutting Board

Driven: 2020 Nissan 370Z Nismo

Driven: 2020 Nissan 370Z Nismo

Advertisement
An Eleanor Mustang from “Gone in 60 Seconds” Is for Sale

An Eleanor Mustang from “Gone in 60 Seconds” Is for Sale

Porsche Celebrates 25 Years of the Boxster with Limited-edition Boxster 25 Years

Porsche Celebrates 25 Years of the Boxster with Limited-edition Boxster 25 Years

Less Expensive Rear-Wheel Drive Tesla Model Y Standard Range EV Debuts

Less Expensive Rear-Wheel Drive Tesla Model Y Standard Range EV Debuts

Advertisement