Hey, all you tech-enthused dads out there, the bar’s just been raised. The guy behind the vagabondworks channel on YouTube received a request from his two-year-old son. The boy said he wanted to ride a robot. So his dad made the Land Crawler eXtreme for him.
Here are a few details from his YouTube page:
- This mechanical link is based on Theo Jansen’s design.
LCX was designed to allow 360kg static weight and able to locomote with 90kg(tested). It is controlled by both wired remote controller and center of weight sensor. It’s power sorce is 7.2V Ni-H battery that is used to RC and locomote 45min with human ride.