• Development Team Report / April 2015

    by  • April 27, 2015 • 5 Comments

    TOPIC 1:  On Handibot 2.0 and Accessories “I really want to get the Handibot V2.0 in June. Will it be relatively easy to add the 5th axis and 3D print head when available? Also, do you have any preliminary prices for the 2.0, 5th, and printing?” We got this query the other day. Given...

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    Development Team Report / March 2015

    by  • March 21, 2015 • 2 Comments

    Version 1.1 Update Much of our efforts this month have gone into the change-over from version 1.0 of the developer’s edition handibot to version 1.1. This update included a number of design improvements focused on the user experience with the tool; the new front panel design provides easier access to the router for tool...

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    Development Team Report / February 2015

    by  • February 23, 2015 • 1 Comment

    1. Handibot Hood We’re just finishing up a hood-type enclosure accessory for Handibots (for v1.0 and the upcoming v1.1). We’ll call it the “Handibot Hood”. This enclosure helps contain flying debris and somewhat reduces noise from the router. It should be available as an accessory in the Handibot store later in the week. To...

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    Collaborative Product Development in an Open Source Hardware Environment: Responses to Some Specific Customer Questions

    by  • February 9, 2015 • 1 Comment

    A couple days ago, I received an email from potential Handibotter, Tim Deagan. Tim asked a couple of useful and challenging questions about the timing of our upcoming development releases for Handibot. Because I think a lot of people have similar questions, I asked him if it would be okay to share them in a blog...

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    Development Team Report / January 2015

    by  • January 20, 2015 • 7 Comments

    There have been a number of questions recently about what we are up to. It’s made us appreciate that it would probably be good to start posting a regular progress report and a time-line that lays out target dates for our primary Handibot projects. We’ll shoot for an update report around the middle of...

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    Handibot finalist in RBR Game Changer Awards

    by  • October 15, 2014 • 0 Comments

    The Robotics Business Review announced its finalists in the second annual Game Changer Awards Finalists on Oct 13, 2014. We’re excited to have Handibot listed among these robotic technology leaders. See the Handibot live at RoboBusiness (Oct. 15-17, Hynes Convention Center, Boston), the leading business development event for the global robotics market. Make sure...

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