Tag Archive: allwheeldrive

Feb 27

Snow Drifting with the ThunderSmart IV!!!

Drifting on snow with the ThunderSmart IV, an LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3-built remote control rally car! I turn this otherwise stable EV3 robot racer into an awesome gymkhana machine on the snow! My Patreon supporter(s) for more than $5 for the month of January were: Venkateshalu, Albert Bricker and Turnabout Akamia. Thank you so much! My …

Continue reading »

Jan 02

ThunderSmart IV – EV3 Rally Car

Hello! Two years ago today, I shared with you the ThunderSmart III, a fast, fun to drive RC car made with NXT. Two years later, I am today excited to share with you the ThunderSmart IV, a lighter, faster, more efficient and cooler EV3-based evolution of the ThunderSmart line. Read  to check out this awesome …

Continue reading »

Feb 15

RC4W-2T Plethora (2013)

Hello, everyone! I’m back with my latest NXT project, the RC4W-2T Plethora! Read on to find out more about its plethora of unique mechanical functions! See a video of the RC4W-2T Plethora here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sZvaIH4WqAo Transmission: The heart and soul of the Plethora is the transmission, namely the two speed synchromesh automatic in use here. An …

Continue reading »