Project by MarkMakies; Roverling Mk.ⅠⅠ

I have just shared a new project: “Roverling Mk.ⅠⅠ”

IntroductionA few months back I created a basic mobile platform using parts from an old 3D printer.  It was fun but not very practical.
I designed Roverling Mark II so I could experiment with a practical, configurable, and reliable mobile plat…

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Roverling MKII is now been integrated with a newly designed Pulse Induction Metal Detector. So far 3 months and It is still a work in progress but is working a lot better than I expected.

The aim is to detect and accurately map a wide area for ferrous and non-ferrous metals for later investigation and digging. And maybe riches.

I’m just starting the integration part of the design now, and will publish all details when it is complete.

If you want to follow progress I post regular updates and details on Instagram. #Roveling or @markmakies will get you there.


Hi Mark,

As a mechatronics enthusiast I am always keen to see projects with more of a robotics swing. I look forward to seeing how you progress.