This post is part of the Hands on Ground Robot Design series. See here for the full list of posts/topics–drone-design-series Robot Size Decision After we have the list of system requirements we start with the design of the mechanical structure of the robot. In this case we decided that a wheeled robot would be […]
April 15, 2022 at 02:49PM

Get someone to clean your gutters for you

I am not being metaphorical, in fact, I am talking about gutters on your roof. A few years ago I wasn’t regularly cleaning my gutters and had a close call with roof leaks when we had an extensive period of rain and freezing that caused ice dams and all kinds of ugliness to many New England residents as well as friends of mine. I had a scare and since then I’ve been paying someone to clean my gutters each year.

Here’s a far more 2013 solution to the same problem. Yes, Robots are no longer just for sweeping your living room!