MakerLegoBot is Made of Lego, and Makes Things Out of Lego

created at: 10/19/2010

Which came first? The Lego-Created MakerLegoBot, or the MakerLegoBot Lego-Creation?

Engadget reports, “The machine takes input from a PC running MLCAD, a sort of industrial design tool for blocknauts, and then churns out anything you like — so long as it is comprised of 1×2, 2×2, 3×2, 4×2, and 8×2 bricks. These are fed by the machine and methodically placed in exact position, as shown in the video below.”  

Wanna make your own. No prob. Just grab 2,400 bricks and nine Mindstorms NXT motors. 

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