DIY 3D printed RopeBot can climb trees and cut down ropes

DIY 3D printed RopeBot can climb trees and cut down ropes

While 3D printing technology is contributing greatly to industrial manufacturing, healthcare, and many other important sectors, it’s also perfect for creating ingenious DIY solutions to relatively minor problems. A hobbyist called Everett Bradford recently published a Youtube video showing the process by which he made a small 3D printed robot, to help him with the simple but hazardous task of removing some ropes from the trees in his garden. The aptly named RopeBot the Robot was mostly assembled from scavenged electronics, with some of the main functional parts 3D printed in plastic from designs the hobbyist knocked up himself. […]

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