Now this kind of freak's me out,a robotic dog that throws cinder blocks!
Talk about your urban warfare,I want to see it throw an axe or something.
BigDog handles heavy objects. The goal is to use the strength of the legs and torso to help power motions of the arm. This sort of dynamic,
whole-body approach is routinely used by human athletes and animals, and will enhance the performance of advanced robots. The control techniques and
actuators needed for dynamic manipulation are being developed by Boston Dynamics with funding from the Army Research Laboratory's RCTA program
Originally posted by Tardacus
A bunker buster robot dog huh?
They are going to use that thing to break into the preppers bunkers when the SHTF,that thing or something like it could tear apart just about
Getting closer to this futuristic robot.
Sorry,don't know why that is in french.
edit on 1-3-2013 by kdog1982 because: (no reason given)
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