MSYtristar
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The Ultimate Robot Dog

Tue Jul 29, 2008 2:06 pm

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

http://www.bostondynamics.com/content/sec.php?section=BigDog
 
oly720man
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RE: The Ultimate Robot Dog

Tue Jul 29, 2008 2:53 pm

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
 
levent
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RE: The Ultimate Robot Dog

Tue Jul 29, 2008 8:31 pm

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

Nevertheless interesting stuff.
 
comorin
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RE: The Ultimate Robot Dog

Wed Jul 30, 2008 12:24 pm

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

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