Submit your robot & win $1,000 in robot prizes from GoRobotics

I'm giving away $1,000 in robot prizes to celebrate the 10th birthday of my robotics blog,, this month! To enter, just post a comment with a link to your best robot here: Big thanks to our sponsors Pololu, Trossen Robotics, Zagros Robotics, Solarbotics , Vex Robotics, Apress, and No Starch Press.

Here's the prizes:

Grand Prize –Vex Dual Controller Starter Bundle with RobotC (donated by Vex Robotics), Pololu Jrk 21v3 USB Motor Controller (donated by Pololu), Build Your Own CNC Machine (donated by Apress), LEGO Mindstorms NXT One-Kit Wonders (donatedby No Starch Press). ($605 total!)

2nd Place Prize - Penguin Robot (donated by Trossen Robotics), Extreme NXT(donated by Apress), Wall Hugging Mouse Kit (donated by Zagros Robotics), LEGO MINDSTORMS NXT Thinking Robots (donated by No Starch Press) ($268 total!)

3rd Place Prize – Oomlout Arduino Experimenters Kit (donated by Solarbotics),Practical Arduino and LEGO Mindstorms NXT 2.0: The Kings Treasure (donated byApress), and The Unofficial LEGO MINDSTORMS NXT Inventor’s Guide (donated by No Starch Press) ($165 total!)

Hope to see lots of flying robots posted! Good luck. Don't forget to post your comment here:

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Comment by pixhawk on April 7, 2010 at 10:55am
Not sure if our system is interesting, but this is the one we won the European Micro Air Vehicle Competition with:

PIXHAWK Coaxial Helicopter

We had automatic image recognition onboard, an example is given is this video:
PIXHAWK Summer 2009 Video
Comment by William Cox on April 7, 2010 at 11:45am
Awesome project! I'm sorry I was clear in the original post, but to enter you need to post the comment on this page:
I've updated this blog post to make that clearer. Sorry for the hassle
Comment by Jack Crossfire on April 7, 2010 at 7:53pm
It's not a Grover Cleveland bill. It's $1000 in retail priced products.
Comment by William Cox on April 7, 2010 at 8:00pm
Yeah Jack, sorry to disappoint :) $1k in prizes not cash. Maybe for the 20th :-D


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