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[DPRG] robomow pics

Subject: [DPRG] robomow pics
From: Peter Brunone peter at brunone.com
Date: Tue Jul 25 12:32:11 CDT 2000

    Now what would be *really* nice is if you could use the manual control
feature to "teach" it where to go the first time...

----- Original Message -----
>From: Jim Brown <jim_brown at adc.com>
To: <jalway at alwayslearn.com>; <dprglist at dprg.org>
Sent: Tuesday, July 25, 2000 2:17 PM
Subject: Re: [DPRG] robomow pics


>
> Nope, I think it works on a bump and go system.
> You place some wire with AC pumped through it around the
> perimeter, and it uses that sort of like a wall to bump around
> like a pool cleaner would do.  It would nice if it had some sort
> of mapping algorithm like you suggested (in my humble opinion).
>
> jalway at alwayslearn.com wrote:
>
> >    Thanks!
> >
> >     It has a nice, sleek look, and a fairly decent price.
> >
> >     I'm guessing it works via dead reckoning from a map
> > downloaded by the user.
> >
> >    ...John
> >
> > On 25 Jul 2000, at 12:23, Jim Brown wrote:
> >
> > >
> > > Try their home page
> > >
> > > http://www.robomow.com
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