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Jan
9
answered ERROR CODE 7- Cannot download needed file for the program
Dec
30
awarded  Yearling
Dec
5
revised What other uses are there for pull-back motors?
added 82 characters in body
Dec
4
answered What other uses are there for pull-back motors?
Sep
13
comment EV3 additional build instructions - PDF download or print possible?
Building instructions of 31313 retail set official models are now available: us.lego.com/en-us/mindstorms/community/bi
Sep
6
answered Naming a program in EV3 software?
Sep
5
answered EV3 additional build instructions - PDF download or print possible?
Sep
1
comment No software with the EV3 robot?
You may now download and add gyro and ultrasonic sensors blocks for retail software. See eg. lego.com/en-us/mindstorms/downloads/ev3-blocks/gyro
Aug
9
awarded  Editor
Aug
9
revised What is different between the EV3 Home and Educational sets?
Detailed Retail/Edu software differences
Aug
9
suggested suggested edit on What is different between the EV3 Home and Educational sets?
Aug
9
comment No software with the EV3 robot?
...but retail version - as of this writing - has not blocks to use ultrasonic or gyro sensors that come with EDU version.
Aug
6
answered EV3 digital interface with sensors?
Jul
29
comment Has anyone just “built a tower”?
A significantly smaller scale one, built this summer during a FreeLUG meeting, with no other tools than a ladder: youtube.com/watch?v=4HYkZNR_ryc
Jul
28
answered Interfacing Mindstorms NXT 2.0 with webcam
Jul
19
answered NXT brick erratic programming behavior
May
23
answered NXT motors not moving?
Apr
22
comment NXT Bluetooth “Failed!” when turning on
No, the button located under the battery pack is there to make the brick know that it is powered by a rechargeable battery pack. The battery pack has a pin that presses this button, this changes the battery charge level voltage thresholds to adapt to different technology.
Apr
2
answered Why does the pin recess on the Technic turntable continue to the edge of the part?
Feb
20
comment Why does LEGO now use studless technic designs?
I don't see any other part left that needs to be updated from even to odd: The studded frames (4x4, 4x6, 6x8) have so far given only the 5x7 studless frame (the 5x11 can be considered as a derivative of 5x7). Bigger frames would be nice to fit in PF motors...