Building Robots with LEGO Mindstorms NXT (Paperback)

Mario Ferrari, Guilio Ferrari




The new Lego Mindstorms NXT system has been updated with the improved programmable NXT brick, more sensor ports, USB cable, RJ11-like cables, motors, and sensors. This book covers new features and functionality found with the Lego Mindstorms NXT system and shows how sound, sight, touch, and distance issues are now dealt with.

The LEGO(r) Mindstorms(tm) NXT and its predecessor, the Lego Mindstorms Robotics Invention System (RIS) has been called "the most creative play system ever developed." This book unleashes the full power and potential of the tools, sensors, and components that make up LEGO Mindstorms NXT. It also provides a unique insight on newer studless building techniques as well as interfacting with the traditional studded beams. Some of the world's leading
LEGO(r) Mindstorms(tm) inventors share their knowledge and development secrets. You will discover an incredible range of ideas to inspire your next invention. This is the ultimate insider's look at LEGO(r) Mindstorms(tm) NXT system and is the perfect book whether you build world-class competitive robots or just like to mess around for the fun of it.

*Complete coverage of the new Mindstorms NXT kit
*Brought to you by the DaVinci's of LEGO
*Updated edition of a bestseller