Bots, Booze, and Bass

Building Bass Bar for Burning Man — from concept to Playa

I’m the bot in red. Tim’s the bot in blue. The guy in the middle? No clue.

It’s pronounced “Base” as in “Treble & Bass” and not like the fish…

Idea to Design

Concepts designed and rendered in Fusion360

Design to Build

Sound

Tim and I shown for scale

Lights

5 hours in, and we can’t get the 2nd row to display on our 3x3 test rig

Electronics

“Did you just say 900MHz? Isn’t that like the old cordless phones? And why not 2.4GHz or 5GHz bands?”

Notice the area highlighted. The same oscillation takes much less distance in a higher frequency

Software

From Left to Right: Bass Bar v1, Bass Bar v2

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