A 3D Printed Octopod Robot That Looks Like a SpiderJuly 8, 2013Kimber Streams The T8 is 3D-printed octopod robot created by Robugtix that resembles a spider. The wirelessly-controlled robot is currently available for pre-order at Robugtix. It uses a total of 26 motors: 3 in each leg and 2 in the abdomen. It is powered by the Bigfoot™ Inverse Kinematics Engine which performs all of the necessary calculations for smoothly controlling the motions of the robot in real time. image and video via Robugtix via Adafruit Related Posts Managed WordPress at Laughing Squid Hosting Use promo code SQUIDBLOG for one free month of hosting. Previous Post Tracking the Movements of a Cat Using a Fitbit Fitness Tracker Next Post Mickey Mouse in New York Weenie, A New Animated Short by Disney Recent Posts Rick and Morty Embody Chance the Rapper and Joey Bada$$ in a Cartoon Remix of ‘The Highs & The Lows’ A Heartwarming Compilation of Animals Being Released Back Into the Wild Why the Word Tomato Is Pronounced Differently By English Speakers Worldwide But the Word Potato Is Not A Hilarious Compilation of Robin Williams Interviews Mr. Doodle Doodles Over Every Inch of His Giant House How to Make Soft German Pretzels Without Lye Join the Laughing Squid Email List Receive an email with each day's blog posts.