Category Archives: RoboChef


Goal: ​ Everyone could use a hand with food preparation. Create a robot that helps you cook. It can do a single task, such as slicing bread or stirring a pot, or a complex operation, such as making a sandwich or an ice cream sundae. A joint challenge with Dr. E’s MINDSTORMS Challenges.


Start date: April 1, 2017
Due date: April 30, 2017

Rules: You may use only the sensors and motors from the original WeDo or WeDo 2.0 kit. However, you are welcome to use multiple WeDo kits, additional LEGO pieces, and non-LEGO materials. Tips for using motors can be found here: Building Tips and tips for using sensors with WeDo software can be found here: Using Sensors.

Folding kitchen table

Some kitchens have very limited space (imagine a campervan). Nikita has made a foldable kitchen table and a stool that could be very useful. Crooked beams were used as levers pushing the constructions up. At night this table can be used as a bed and during the day for cooking and eating. The model is […]

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Pavlinka has built a plate-dryer. To make the movement slower, she used a combination of a small and a big gear. She converted rotational motion into linear motion using gear rack.   Pavlinka is very proud to be voted for Fan Favorite. She has put the Fan Favorite token to a honorable place between her […]

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