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Pneumatics: Introduction
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Pneumatics uses air pressure to lift and move objects. There are pumps, hoses, cylinders, switches and various other components used to construct robots that are powered by pressure instead of electricity.

RCX driven motors run pumps to provide a constant supply of air pressure.

 

 

 

 

 


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