Introduction How to Build Great Things Project 1: Paper Plane Launcher (PPL) Project 2: Candy Coated Catapult (CCC) Project 3: Ping-Pong Cannon (PPC) Project 4: All-Terrain Lego (ATL) Project 5: High Velocity Automatic Lego Plate Dispenser (HVALPD) Appendix A: Tips and Tricks
Ulrik Pilegaard was a Senior Designer and Studio Manager for
LEGO MINDSTORMS in Denmark and San Francisco, where he worked on
projects for LEGO Technic in collaboration with the Media Lab at
MIT and designed multiple models for LEGO MINDSTORMS (including
R2D2). After LEGO, Pilegaard held the position of Manager of Design
at Evolution Robotics, where he helped develop state-of-the-art
robotics solutions. Since 2004, he has worked for Energy
Innovations as a senior product designer.
Mike Dooley worked as the Senior Product Manager for the original LEGO MINDSTORMS and was later promoted to Director of Development. Dooley is currently Vice President for Product and Business Development at Evolution Robotics, which focuses on next-generation technologies for consumer robotics.
"LEGOs- they're not just for good kids anymore."
"Forbidden LEGO is full of dangerous projects which break
the LEGO house rules...In fact, breaking rules and folding non-lego
objects into the mix are so important that each project has a "LEGO
Rules Broken" list. Rebel-tastic!"