- Take one 7 year-old enthusiasm
- Add one part time with Dad
- Combine with one part LEGO Mindstorms NXT
- Mix in one set of instructions found online
- Hold telling mom what you're building (Don't look! It's a secret!")
- Stir for an hour or so
- Toss in a sprinkling of giggles
- Enjoy the pure awesomesauce of a new creation!
Pictured: Self-propelled LEGO Mindstorms Segway that balances and moves independently, without a remote (uses an infrared).
Not pictured: The Dude spending the afternoon testing out the Segway on various floor types and yelling, "Kewl! Kewl!" over and over, much to our delight. :)