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Robots are seen lining the wall during a meeting of the HomeBrew Robotics Club, in a room donated for use by Google on their campus, during the club's monthly meeting in Mountain View, Calif., on Wednesday, June 27, 2018. During this phase of the challenge the robot had to go from one end of the table to the other and back. The club of robot enthusiasts meets once a month. The HomeBrew Robotics Club grew out of what was the original HomeBrew Computer Club, which was very important in the history of the development of personal computing. The meeting was a special {quote}bot challenge{quote} meeting where members bring robots that can they can use to try to complete one of several challenges. The bot challenge meetings serve to encourage members to work on robots. CONTACTS: Osman Eralp (club president) osmaneralp@gmail.com

Robots are seen lining the wall during a meeting of the HomeBrew Robotics Club, in a room donated for use by Google on their campus, during the club's monthly meeting in Mountain View, Calif., on Wednesday, June 27, 2018. During this phase of the challenge the robot had to go from one end of the table to the other and back.

The club of robot enthusiasts meets once a month. The HomeBrew Robotics Club grew out of what was the original HomeBrew Computer Club, which was very important in the history of the development of personal computing.

The meeting was a special "bot challenge" meeting where members bring robots that can they can use to try to complete one of several challenges. The bot challenge meetings serve to encourage members to work on robots.

CONTACTS:

Osman Eralp (club president)

osmaneralp@gmail.com