The Hexapod Robot CNC Router is a 3-D Sculpting Machine!

This DIY project from Matt Denton is a six-legged robot that’s able to crawl onto a malleable surface and begin cutting images into it. Though the original design called for a basic pen for drawing, the robot’s now equipped with a cutting tool able to mill three-dimensional surfaces into high density foam.� It takes nearly 30 minutes to complete the sculpting and for not bolting down the work surface, I’d say the robot is damn accurate.

No way in hell would I ever want to go up against an army of these drilling machines, though. I’ll take my chances with Lisa.
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  1. Hi,
    Terrific video! Fantastic machine. How does one build one of these intelligent routers? I would appreciate any information that you can share about 3D sculpting.
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