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This Genius Guy Created a Robot to Steal from Vending Machines

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posted on Apr, 26 2013 @ 10:55 AM
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Seems like a common thief to me, nothing genius about it. Who was it that said earlier it's about the prinicple?


I suspect he doesn't actually steal sodas, but is rather showing off his robot skills in a creative manner... maybe a school project or something like that. Of course, I can't understand a word he is saying in the video.




posted on Apr, 26 2013 @ 10:59 AM
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Originally posted by drneville
Very nicely made...
Seems a bit odd... spending a few 100 bucks to get a 1 dollar soda


Not really.

Sell the sodas for 50c.



posted on Apr, 26 2013 @ 12:06 PM
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Okay, so people are excited for a thief?

He is smart enough to create a device to steal from people, yet not smart enough to apply his brain power to legal ventures?
He is nothing more then a punk thief.



posted on Apr, 30 2013 @ 02:37 PM
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Originally posted by winofiend

Originally posted by Phoenix267
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I haven't seen Blade Runner yet, but I agree this little robot can become useful.
Second line needed.


Stop putting "second line needed" after your posts please...

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sigh

He probably misunderstood the rule about one liners. He's a new member, take it easy on him.

Great find, I think it's pretty cool. S&F.



posted on Apr, 30 2013 @ 02:48 PM
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His efforts would have been better spent in trying to attract a wealthy girl friend to buy him sodas. Plus all the extra benefits rich girl friends have to offer like concert tickets, green fees, nice apartments, and sex.

I guess I'll never understand the geek mind........



posted on May, 2 2013 @ 05:05 PM
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Or you could just give the machine a shake. Did that a few times at college when I paid for something and the item (typically a large bag of crisps) would jam. When someone else had experienced the same problem, I'd buy one of the items above and two for the price of one


It may or may not be related, but around 7 US marines are killed each year from vending machines falling on top of them each year



posted on May, 2 2013 @ 06:02 PM
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It would have been much cooler to just pick the lock.

I can get into most Coke machines in about 30 seconds. This guy could take ALL the drinks, and the money too.

Grant you, it's not as technical as a robot, but it does have a high coolness factor.
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