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Product Design Challenge

Design and build a VEX Robot that can do a household chore or activity that would be considered to be a necessity, convenience or entertainment.

Entries

 

Three Wheel Holonomic

sotsith194

This is my entry for the VEX Product Design Challenge. It is just a simply controlled holonomic robot.
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Mini Trash Truck Dumper

user2689

An entry for the Vex Robotics Product Design Challenge
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VEXetable Chopper

pioneer14

My entry for the Product Design Challenge.
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Cooler Bot

user2688

Cooler Bot is a robot that runs off the VEX Robotics Design system and The Pitsco Design system. It's job is to bring you drinks or snacks. As you can see in the video the robot is wonderfully designed to get bottled water. The String lift for the lid helps to keep you coldest drinks cold. This is a great robot for the on the go person in you life! Made by the Creators at Hyde Park Middle School. Enjoy ;-)
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The V.D.C 3000

spurflys

The V.C.D. 3000, VEX Ceiling Duster, is a high tech invention meant to change the way of household chores forever. It utilizes the leading, VEX parts of this generation. It is a small price to pay for a lifetime of spotless ceilings. At SpurFlys Inc. we want only the best for our customers, and are working towards a future of technological advancements to make life easier for you.
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Vex Gallon Bot!

Technic-R-C

Greetings, My submission for the 2009 Vex Robotics Product Design Challenge was the "Vex Gallon Bot." The goal of this robot was to lift a full gallon of water/milk/etc. and pour it into a cup without any physical human input.
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Purple McSquiggets

user0

Purple McSquiggets is a talented singer and performer who can sooth you with any song you like. He was built using only the Vex Robotics Design System, faux fur and ping pong balls for decoration. He works in a manner similar to other animatronics that are used in the movies. The robot is designed to be driven by one or two puppeteers or it can be programmed to run autonomously to play a repeated routine. McSquiggets is versatile and can be used for a multitude of entertainment purposes. He can move his eyes side to side, his eyebrows up and down, his eyelids up and down and his mouth opens...
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Purple McSquiggets

user9571

Purple McSquiggets is a talented singer and performer who can sooth you with any song you like. He was built using only the Vex Robotics Design System, faux fur and ping pong balls for decoration. He works in a manner similar to other animatronics that are used in the movies. The robot is designed to be driven by one or two puppeteers or it can be programmed to run autonomously to play a repeated routine. McSquiggets is versatile and can be used for a multitude of entertainment purposes. He can move his eyes side to side, his eyebrows up and down, his eyelids up and down and his mouth opens...
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Jr. Devil Dawgs team 549 Mop-O-Matic

user8026

This is our product design for a life changing household robot.
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Brother Bugger 3000

jfeord14

Ever wondered how to get even with your pesky brother? We have the answer, it's The Brother Bugger 3000!
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