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Bowling Robot Shows How to Throw More Strikes

Bowling Robot Shows How to Throw More Strikes

Built by mechanical engineers, EARL tests different lane surfaces, bowling styles.

Bowling Robot Shows How to Throw More Strikes

Tuesday, October 16, 2012 - 16:15

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  1. Enhanced Automated Robotic Launcher (EARL) - A robot designed to mimic human bowlers' styles.
  2. Entry Angle - The angle at which a bowling ball strikes the pins; an important factor in maximizing the chances of getting a strike.
  3. Strike - In bowling, the act of knocking down all ten pins with the first ball of a bowler's turn.

 

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