Photos: Cracking open the iRobot Roomba

Follow along as TechRepublic's fearless Scott Wolf exposes the insides of an early-model Roomba.

Here's the unsuspecting Roomba intact.
Here's the unsuspecting Roomba intact. CNET Networks

Over at CNET sister site TechRepublic, members raved about the iRobot Roomba's intelligent floor-cleaning prowess and expressed an interest in seeing one of these innovative gadgets cracked open. So Scott Wolf cracked open a Roomba purchased just for this purpose and learned a few things about how the device works.

See the photos of inside the iRobot Roomba

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