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The Ultimate Robot Dog  
User currently onlineMSYtristar From United States of America, joined Aug 2005, 6413 posts, RR: 51
Posted (5 years 8 months 3 weeks 5 days 7 hours ago) and read 984 times:

Check out the video on this link....this is insane...

http://www.bostondynamics.com/content/sec.php?section=BigDog


Next trip: MSY-SEA-GEG-SEA-LWS-BOI-PDX-SEA-LAS on AS
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User currently offlineOly720man From United Kingdom, joined May 2004, 6604 posts, RR: 11
Reply 1, posted (5 years 8 months 3 weeks 5 days 6 hours ago) and read 978 times:

Having heard it, are you being chased by a hive of bees or is it robomutt?

Amazing stuff, though, especially when it stopped itself falling over on the ice.



wheat and dairy can screw up your brain
User currently offlineLevent From France, joined Sep 2004, 1718 posts, RR: 5
Reply 2, posted (5 years 8 months 3 weeks 5 days 1 hour ago) and read 949 times:

He's a bit noisy and looks more like a spider with four legs than a dog....

Nevertheless interesting stuff.


User currently offlineComorin From United States of America, joined May 2005, 4869 posts, RR: 16
Reply 3, posted (5 years 8 months 3 weeks 4 days 9 hours ago) and read 931 times:

Er, why not use a real dog or mule? The software and servo systems are already built in...

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