Autonomous quadrotors build mighty structures

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  1. Fortigurn

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    Awesome!

    I can picture someone building a house or something on a computer then they hit "enter" then these things just come out of nowhere and start building :D

    They remind me a little of those self replicating things on startgate :Paranoid:
     
  3. Phido

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    Freaky... But very cool.
     
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    the Replicators ?

    very cool.
    they need some way of adjusting the orientation of the materials.
    i noticed that the uprights had to be upright.

    but i guess that can be worked on in future
     
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    TWO HUNDRED KILLER WASPS?!
     
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    Now that's awesome
     
  7. Master PooBaa

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    Not just awesome, very handy for space construction!

    Think of it - Dozens of these construction drones building spacestation parts. And in space, you just need tiny little rocket jets to move around.
    All while the humans sit safely inside their shuttle.
     

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