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Have you been wondering if you can combine Totem construction system together with the third party materials and build something out of it? The... read more...
on 2021-05-17
It started with the intention to invent a construction system that was better and different than any other existing system. Our goal was to have... read more...
on 2021-02-24
Normally the buttons inside Totem app are mapped to motor outputs directly. If we press a button - motor starts to spin, and stops on release.... read more...
on 2021-02-12
In this post we will learn how to start programming with RoboBoard X4. Aside from simply controlling with a smartphone, you can write a code to... read more...
on 2021-02-02
Some time ago, I saw a small LEGO model kind of crawling forward like a Larva. It had a funny walk and I wanted to make one with Totem. I wanted... read more...
on 2020-05-06
There are many ways how to make hinges in Totem, and in this blog post you can find the most common techniques. Some creative designer might find... read more...
It’s been a long time since I wanted to build a ball lifter, the “ball contraption system” like the ones built with the popular Lego... read more...
on 2020-01-23
Did you know that all Totem robots can have custom functionality and controls? In this blog post we will discover what capabilities are available... read more...
on 2019-09-13
This is a short guide to explaining Totem Mechanics for beginners. After a few Maker Fairs, we noticed some common questions occurring, so we are... read more...
Nowadays you cannot imagine maker scene without 3D printing technology - it's the most convenient tool for prototyping. Totem mechanical system... read more...
on 2019-08-13
We have already introduced you the Mini Lab some time ago, and it has been successful showing how Totem mechanics integrate with... read more...
While building tall structures using long beams you might face the issue with stiffness. Lack of twisting and bending resistance in the weak... read more...