Hexapod

07.04.13
Robugtix's 3D-printed T8 spiderbot will terrify your friends for $1,350 (video)
07.04.13

Robugtix's 3D-printed T8 spiderbot will terrify your friends for $1,350 (video)

Whether they run, jump or swim, there are plenty of robots around to be fearful of. None have quit...

By J. Rigg,   07.04.13
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08.14.12
Stompy the giant hexapod gets hexafunded, one step closer to hexacrushing your car
08.14.12

Stompy the giant hexapod gets hexafunded, one step closer to hexacrushing your car

So, just how many people want to see Stompy, the two-ton hexapod come to smashtastic life? Enough...

By B. Heater,   08.14.12
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08.03.12
Stompy gets off the ground with a Kickstarter: buy a ride on a 2-ton hexabot
08.03.12

Stompy gets off the ground with a Kickstarter: buy a ride on a 2-ton hexabot

In June we were promised a Kickstarter for Project Hexapod's 10-foot tall, two-ton Stompy. We're h...

By T. O'Brien,   08.03.12
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07.30.12
X-RHex Lite robot grows a tail, always lands on its feet (video)
07.30.12

X-RHex Lite robot grows a tail, always lands on its feet (video)

By far the greatest challenge for robots with legs is staying upright when the going gets rough. A...

By J. Fingas,   07.30.12
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06.14.12
Hexy: hands-on with the adorable, affordable hexapod (video)
06.14.12

Hexy: hands-on with the adorable, affordable hexapod (video)

The Artisan's Asylum has a few guiding principles, one of which is anyone can "make." We assume on...

By T. O'Brien,   06.14.12
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06.14.12
Project Hexapod: eyes-on with Gimpy, the (half-scale) giant robot leg
06.14.12

Project Hexapod: eyes-on with Gimpy, the (half-scale) giant robot leg

Admittedly, this is one of our shorter editors on staff. But he is, believe it or not, an adult ma...

By T. O'Brien,   06.14.12
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04.03.12
Mighty morphing hexapod bot is back, now rolls with the punches
04.03.12

Mighty morphing hexapod bot is back, now rolls with the punches

It's been awhile since we last saw Kåre Halvorsen's morphing hexapod ball-shaped bot, and in...

By M. Gorman,   04.03.12
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12.12.11
Spherical hexapod robot walks like a crab, dances like the Bogle (video)
12.12.11

Spherical hexapod robot walks like a crab, dances like the Bogle (video)

Kåre Halvorsen (aka Zenta) is something of a genius in the robotic arts, as testified by th...

By S. Sakr,   12.12.11
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04.19.11
HECTOR insect-inspired hexapod walking robot is a smooth operator (video)
04.19.11

HECTOR insect-inspired hexapod walking robot is a smooth operator (video)

We've seen some rather nightmare-inducing robots inspired by insects, but, once again, the folks at...

By C. Trout,   04.19.11
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