The BallIP Robot by Dr. Masaaki Kumagai Belongs in the Circus
The BallIP robot's name is short for Ball Inverted Pendulum, which refers to the gyroscopes and accelerometers used for the BallIP robot's movement.
Implications - The featured video shows off the robot's skills as it balances on top of a ball. The person within the video places both wood and a cement block on top of the robot, but it never falls off its perch. The robot can turn in any direction because of the ball it is balanced on.Stats for Ball-Balancing Bots Trending: Older & Warm
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