The modern nerd's guide to robot battles

by Shofner, Melissa RaeĢ,

Format: Print Book 2018
Availability: Available at 3 Libraries 3 of 3 copies
Available (3)
Location Collection Call #
Bethel Park Public Library Juvenile Nonfiction j 629.89 SH
Location  Bethel Park Public Library
 
Collection  Juvenile Nonfiction
 
Call Number  j 629.89 SH
 
 
Monroeville Public Library Juvenile Non-fiction J 629.892 SHOFNER
Location  Monroeville Public Library
 
Collection  Juvenile Non-fiction
 
Call Number  J 629.892 SHOFNER
 
 
Northland Public Library Children's Nonfiction J 629.8 SH7
Location  Northland Public Library
 
Collection  Children's Nonfiction
 
Call Number  J 629.8 SH7
 
 
Summary
"Robot battling is one of the hottest hobbies out there, with dedicated television shows, international stars, and crazy, freaky, metal creations. Now, the inside scoop on the wild world of robot battling is available to budding enthusiasts everywhere. Filled with insider know-how, action-packed graphics, and dynamic color photographs, this volume guides readers through this imaginative world of automated competition. The exciting yet accessible language inspires and engages with every turn of the page, ensuring this book will be a hit in any collection."
Contents
The age of robots
In the beginning
Battles rules
A sport for everyone
Designing a battle bot
Weight and cost
Choose your weapon
Safety first!
Other robotics competitions
Let the games begin!
Participating
Think like an engineer
Turning a hobby into a career.

Additional Information
Series Geek out!
Subjects Robotics -- Competitions -- Juvenile literature.
Military robots -- Juvenile literature.
Publisher New York :2018
Edition First edition.
Language English
Description 32 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN 9781538212141
1538212145
9781538212158
1538212153
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