Though I am a math major, I often times find myself working on fun computer science, engineering, and robotic projects in my spare time. The most recent of which has been turning an 18″ R2D2 toy I bought from WalMart into a functioning robot.
To begin the project I tore the toy R2D2 apart to see what I had to work with. It became clear right away, that the manufacturer had at some point planned on making the toy robotic as there were many places to mount speakers, motors, and LEDS. Continue reading R2D2 Project(On Going)