Another Philo creation, this “Barrel Collector LEGO Robot” is equipped with a “Laser Target Finder sensor” to help it detect barrels. Two videos after the jump. Here’s how it works:

With the help of this sensor, the robot detects barrels (made from 40mm PVC pipe covered with reflecting tape) up to 3 meters away. Then it goes straight to them, grab them with its arm and collect them in a basket. When it sees no more barrel, after a full detection turn, the robot halts

Another Philo creation, this “Barrel Collector LEGO Robot” is equipped with a “Laser Target Finder sensor” to help it detect barrels. Two videos after the jump. Here’s how it works:

With the help of this sensor, the robot detects barrels (made from 40mm PVC pipe covered with reflecting tape) up to 3 meters away. Then it goes straight to them, grab them with its arm and collect them in a basket. When it sees no more barrel, after a full detection turn, the robot halts