Robot Builder’s Bonanza, Third Edition

February 3, 2011
Author:
Gordon McComb
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill/TAB Electronics (2/21/2006)

Robot Builder's Bonanza, Third Edition Cover

This is the ultimate guide for building and experimenting with robots.  It is also the best selling hobby robotics books.  A whopping 700 pages it contains virtually everything there is to know about modern robotics including  how to convert a toy into a robot, speech systhesis and recognition, vision/robotic eyes, collision detection and avoidance  and the computer programming required to tie everything together to make it work.

It also contains fully illustrated plans for 99 different robots. It contains enough tutorial information that you can either follow a plan or create your own design.