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by Harrison Young
Sun Jul 23, 2017 2:45 am
Forum: Designs
Topic: Connecting pneumatic tubing with the Soft Robot
Replies: 4
Views: 1811

Re: Connecting pneumatic tubing with the Soft Robot

To bond the tubing to your robot try using silicone tubing and a bonding agent such as Sil-Poxy.
by Harrison Young
Fri Jul 29, 2016 3:15 am
Forum: Designs
Topic: DIY Soft Robotic Tentacle
Replies: 4
Views: 1540

Re: DIY Soft Robotic Tentacle

Thanks! I'm glad you liked the project. Feel free to blog about it. I wrote an instructable describing how to make the tentacle. It may be worth including so anyone who is interested does not have to search for the instructions.

http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Sof ... -Tentacle/
by Harrison Young
Thu Jul 28, 2016 4:16 am
Forum: Designs
Topic: DIY Soft Robotic Tentacle
Replies: 4
Views: 1540

DIY Soft Robotic Tentacle

Hi Everyone, https://s32.postimg.org/6k9d1achh/Uninflated_Tentacle.png https://s32.postimg.org/5tld7avo5/Inflated_Tentacle.png (Top: uninflated tentacle Bottom: inflated tentacle) I made a soft robotics tentacle that can easily be made at home without any specialized equipment or training. It is mad...
by Harrison Young
Sun Mar 06, 2016 6:38 am
Forum: Designs
Topic: Making Soft Robots Without a 3D Printer
Replies: 4
Views: 1634

Re: Making Soft Robots Without a 3D Printer

Thank you! I am glad you liked it. Feel free to use this information however you like.
by Harrison Young
Sat Mar 05, 2016 5:38 am
Forum: Designs
Topic: Making Soft Robots Without a 3D Printer
Replies: 4
Views: 1634

Making Soft Robots Without a 3D Printer

Hi Everyone, As you know 3D printers are needed to make the molds for soft robots. However, a good quality 3D printer can cost anywhere between two and four thousand dollars. Realistically this means that the soft robotics community is limited to the small percentage of individuals who already own a...