Tag Archive: differential

Jul 28

LEGO Gears for EV3 Robots Part 4: Specialty Gears

The final video in a series of 4 covering everything you need to know about LEGO Technic gears when building your EV3 Robot. This week’s video covers a wide array of specialty gears, everything from worm gears to differentials to synchromesh! My Patreon supporter(s) for more than $5 for the month of June were: Venkateshalu, …

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Feb 16

eRally VXh (2014)

Hello! I am happy to share with you the eRally VXh, the EV3 successor to the very popular eRally. With its unique hybrid drivetrain, all wheel independent suspension and all wheel drive, the eRally VXh set a time of 23.76 seconds, beating the original eRally and the ThunderSmart III, claiming second place! For more information, …

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Feb 16

eRally (2014)

Hello! I return with the eRally, an All-Wheel Drive, RC NXT rally car with four wheel independent suspension. This is the final result, my second quickest MOC ever! Continue on to find out what makes the eRally so unique. (I offer LDD close-ups for the first time, in each section.) See a video of the …

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Feb 16

Plethora II (2014)

Hello! I would like to first apologize for not posting for many months now; I was very busy. Now I have returned with what I think is my greatest project yet, the Plethora II, which is a remote-controlled EV3 racecar. Featured in this second iteration of the Plethora racecar is a new rear-wheel drive system …

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Feb 16

ThunderSmart III (2013)

Hello! I present to you the much anticipated third generation of the ThunderSmart! It is the most advanced model of my long-running NXT Smart car line. Read on to check out the innovative technology that made its way into the TSIII. See a video of the ThunderSmart III here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d-FWA8IYlNA Styling The TSIII is one slick roller. …

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Feb 16

Terminal Velocity (2013)

Hello! I present my latest robot, the NXT Terminal Velocity. It’s my fastest RC car yet, with an extremely innovative drivetrain that rockets it to insane speeds! See a video of Terminal Velocity here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wq4SpTq36TY Hybrid Drivetrain This is the most exciting part of the Terminal Velocity prototype, because it debuts my first ever hybrid …

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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 …

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