Archive for April, 2009

The Bot Pot

Monday, April 27th, 2009

A HEXBUG fan, Charlie, has created a cool little moving sugar bowl powered by the HEXBUG Crab.

How about hiding this thing in the underside of a turned piece which, when “startled”, scurries away – then stops, waiting – and listening – scurrying off again at the sound of a hand clap, or a tap on it’s support surface?

Read more about his iterative design process and watch the videos of the bowl scurrying off:

Here is the video on YouTube: