# Cubli: motorized reaction-wheel cube that can balance and walk on its edges and corners

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But can it navigate stairs? Extirminate

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They just need to make room in the frame for a few propellers â€“ octo-copter?

Miniaturize it and make blue tooth controllable loaded diceâ€¦

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Make it look like the Hellraiser cube and have it â€śwalkâ€ť toward someone, or even as a prop in one of the movies, I think that wouls be quite effective.

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I canâ€™t help but think that without some rubber bumpers on the corners, itâ€™s going to put some serious gouges in your table.

So they can make this and a hundred other amazing things, but they still cant make an a renewable energy device that doesnâ€™t belch out toxic filth!!! Crazy world!

Controls problems may be intricate but theyâ€™re still easier than bending the laws of thermodynamics.

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Math pedantry: If it were 15 cm^3, it would be about one inch on a side. This is a cube 15cm on a side, or about 1875 cm^3.

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I was about to say the same thing.
15^3 cm 15cm^3 reads as â€śfifteen cubic centimetersâ€ť,
whereas he could have said â€śa 15 centimeter cubeâ€ť, which would have been annoying to us math pedants, but not confusing.

Edited for dyslexia

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Nice Borg Egg.

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Nano-size this, network it, and you do indeed have the Terminator self assembling robot. Batteries will be the Achilles heel, but wait until the Terminator is replaced by the fusion-powered evil Energizer bunny.

Thank you, I came here to be an annoying pedant too.

Also further down, they say"15 x 15 x 15 cm," which is a length, not a volume.

Nice catch there

Er, actually â€ś15^3 cmâ€ť reads as â€ś(15 cubed) centimetersâ€ť = 15 Ă— 15 Ă— 15 centimeters = 3.375 meters.

So, to recap, 15^3 cm â‰  15 cm^3 â‰  (15 cm)^3

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That is frikin awesome. As a kid the Gyro Toy was my favourite, That cube is an amazing expansive use of centrifugal force.

It looks like no one has yet welcomed our new cubic overloards.

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Kickstarter? Iâ€™m in for at least \$100. One of these would be awesome to play with.

Yup, a real T1000! A very, very slow, cumbersome, awkwardly moving, T1000.

I think Iâ€™d be more afraid of a giant version that would just crush me under one of itâ€™s 6 sides of doom.

More like a T 1.1 Itâ€™ll be a few updates before we get anywhere near the T1000 level of quality.