Basic Robot Building with LEGOAr MindstormsAr NXT 2.0 ABSOLUTELY NO EXPERIENCE NEEDED! Learn LEGOAr MindstormsAr NXT 2.0 from the ground up, hands-on, in full color! Ever wanted to build a robot? Nowas the time, LEGOAr MindstormsAr NXT 2.0 is the technology, and this is the book. You can do this, even if youave never built or programmed anything! Donat worry about where to begin: start right here. John Baichtal explains everything you need to know, one ridiculously simple step at a timeab and shows you every key step with stunningly clear full-color photos! You wonat just learn conceptsayouall put them to work in three start-to-finish projects, including three remarkable bots you can build right this minute, with zero knowledge of programming or robotics. Itas going to be simpleaand itas going to be fun. All you need is in the boxaand in this book! Unbox your LEGOAr MindstormsAr NXT 2.0 set, and discover exactly what youave got Build a Backscratching Bot immediately Connect the NXT Intelligent Brick to your computer (Windows or Mac) Navigate the Brickas menus and upload programs Start writing simple new programsapainlessly Build the Clothesline Cruiser, a robot that travels via rope Program your robotas movements Learn to create stronger, tougher models Help your robot sense everything from distance and movement to sound and color Build a miniature tank-treaded robot that knows how to rebound Write smarter programs by creating your own programming blocks Discover what to learn next, and which additional parts you might want to buy JOHN BAICHTAL is a contributor to MAKE magazine and Wiredas GeekDad blog. He is the co-author of The Cult of Lego (No Starch) and author of Hack This: 24 Incredible Hackerspace Projects from the DIY Movement (Que). Most recently he wrote Make: Lego and Arduino Projects for MAKE, collaborating with Adam Wolf and Matthew Beckler. He lives in Minneapolis, Minnesota, with his wife and three children.Still, you can actually build the Alpha Rex, following the instructions contained in the Mindstorms software that came with the set. Note: Alpha Rex Directions I didna#39; t include directions for building Alpha Rex in this book because instructions foranbsp;...
|Title||:||Basic Robot Building With LEGO Mindstorms NXT 2.0|
|Publisher||:||Que Publishing - 2013-01-07|