Robot Building for Dummies

February 7, 2011
Author:
Roger Arrick, Nancy Stevenson
Publisher:
For Dummies/John Wiley & Sons (10/10/2003)

Discover what robots can do and how they work. Find out how to build your own robot and program it to perform tasks with Robot Building for Dummies. Learn to build robots the “Dummies” way with explanations in plain English, icons and other navigational aids, tear-out cheat sheet, top ten lists, and a dash of humor and fun. The book walks you through building your very own little metal assistant, dressing it up, giving it a brain, programming it to do things, even making it talk. Along the way, you’ll gather some tidbits about robot history, enthusiast’s groups, and more.