3D @ World Maker Faire: Dangerball Robot by Michael Curry (Video) #3DThursday #3DPrinting
Michael Curry introduced his delightful Dangerball! spherical printed robot project on Friday, and could be seen walking about the Maker dinner with a small crowd of fascinated onlookers. Via Anna Kaziunas France/MAKE.
The Adventure Ball by Michael Curry, also known on Thingiverse as “Skimbal”, is a 3D printed robotic pet that transforms from a ball to a four legged robot.
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