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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 24, 2012

    Sounds good to me ( ' - ') :)

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 20, 2004

    IT IS A BUILDER

    Without any doubt, Robot¿s Builder Bonanza is a great book with great sources. If you have even Lego Mind-storm Invention, pick up this helpful book. The sources are more than just great. Actually, if you are tired from looking around Google for any online bargains to buy parts for your project, you will find the sources here are just incredible and amazing. In addition, I really like the way the author decides to approach. He focused to teach beginners as well as professionals at the same time some easy ways to design circuit boards and make your own program that really works successfully and efficiently. Don¿t start somewhere else, start learning robotics here.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 9, 2002

    The book that sparked the revolution of hobby robots

    This is the best book ever written on hobby robotics. It is amazing on how much this book covers in an introduction level robot book that is explained in an easy to understand format. Gordon McComb never uses florid speech with repetitions that would confuse the beginner; this book is truly a five star beginner¿s guide to building robots. If you want to get started in robots for a hobby, this is the book to start. I highly recommend it.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 21, 2002

    Best book robot book ever!

    This book is the best robotics book I have ever clapped eyes on. I spent six hours at the library, and not one book that I read came even close to the level of this book. Gordon McComb explains very clearly and covers such a wide range of topics, this becomes a must for every robot builder! Even if you have no other experience with robots, you will still enjoy this book!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 3, 2002

    Awesome!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    This book is awesome!!! (^_^)+book= (^o^)<woohoo!!!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 9, 2001

    Excellent first robotics book

    I just purchased this book and it is excellent! It covers all the important topics for a beginner in robotics including electronics, mechanics, programming, where to get materials, etc. It also contains plans for about 10 different robots and gives advice on how to design and build your own. The only thing it didn't cover that I might have liked for it to is biped (or 2-legged) robots. I guess this is more of an advanced topic though and maybe not suitable for a beginner's book.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 11, 2000

    Welcome Update of a Classic

    This second edition of Robot Builder's Bonanza provides a much needed update on the rapidly expanding interest in mobile robotics. Many amateurs started their robot building hobby with the appearance of the first edition in 1987. Since then there has been many updates in the sensors and especially microprocessors available for robot builders. Gordon McComb brings us up-to-date on this technology while maintaining the valuable construction tips and techniques of the first edition. Every book has an intended audience. I know of no better book than Robot Builder's Bonanza for beginners in this fascinating and future technology. The book is also a valuable compendium of ideas and techniques for more experienced robot builders. Finally, if you're a tinkerer, you have to have this book.

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    Posted December 21, 2008

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