Sawppy: A Hobbyist's Mars Rover For The Backyard

Sawppy: A Hobbyist's Mars Rover For The Backyard

The story of Sawppy, a roughly 1/4th scale motorized model of Mars rover Curiosity. Featuring the same rocker-bogie suspension design for traversing rugged terrain, it is a 3D-printed project within reach of space exploration fans. (Ages 12 and up).

What inspired you to make this project?:
General fascination with our robotic space explorers, and specifically JPL Open Source Rover project started the chain of events.

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Categories: Robotics, 3D Printing, Engineering, Open Source, Raspberry Pi