Tag: 3D printing

Not for Intended Use

Of all the things my team has learned from working on the Bat-Camcorder, the biggest lesson is that you never have to use materials for their original use. In fact, sometimes materials work better if they are not used for their… Continue Reading Not for Intended Use

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , ,

GELing It All Together

Hello! A lot of stuff has happened since my last post, but let me try to catch you up on what I’ve been working on for the past couple of weeks… When my team was working out how the “skin”… Continue Reading GELing It All Together

Tagged with: , , , , , , ,

One Final Effort

This is it. We all have one week left to go before shooting begins, but we have made great strides on all fronts in preparation for filming. Last week we held our first film test with our elements at the… Continue Reading One Final Effort

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Oh Ship!

Howdy! The past week has been filled with tons of awesome progress for team WARBRINGERS.  Darshan has been hard at work creating the final lift system for our ship’s hull, Kyle has been making great strides with the masts and… Continue Reading Oh Ship!

Tagged with: , , , , ,

A Story About Iterative Design- Tracking Progress using Version Control and Rapid Prototyping

Hello, my name is Ashley and I am on the Bat-Cam team! It’s almost been a month since the start of an adventure of creating an Integrated Underworld Camcorder. That’s right, a bat cam character from an online webtoon called… Continue Reading A Story About Iterative Design- Tracking Progress using Version Control and Rapid Prototyping

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Building the Bot – A Tale of Digital Fabrication

At the heart of our project lives a robot with the sole purpose of defending the reactor at all costs. Our team decided we wanted the robot to be small-scale, have poseable features, and look distinctly non-human. Because of these… Continue Reading Building the Bot – A Tale of Digital Fabrication

Tagged with: , , , , , ,

She Shall Rise from Below the Deep Blue Sea

Hey, guys, my name is Darshan Desai and I am a member of the Warbringer team. I have really been enjoying this whole process of this project because I love model making and all the practicality we have to include makes it even… Continue Reading She Shall Rise from Below the Deep Blue Sea

Tagged with: , , , , , , ,

DA ARMnimatronic

Our goal is to create a realistic looking arm snap due to a malevolent force consuming the owner of the arm’s body. Now of course visual effects and a green screen could do wonders for us, but we want whoever… Continue Reading DA ARMnimatronic

Tagged with: , , , ,

Happy Accidents and Second- Hand Camcorders

Hello! My name is Natalie and I am part of the Bat-Camcorder team, where we are currently in the process of making an automated camcorder for Live Performance where the camcorder will be able to “blink”, move its “eye”, have… Continue Reading Happy Accidents and Second- Hand Camcorders

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Could you use a hand?

Hello world! My name is Alex Jereb and I am the fabrication lead for the Admin Robot team. Our mission is to create a robot who is handsome, charming, and capable of making all of the movements in our storyboard… Continue Reading Could you use a hand?

Tagged with: , , ,