A new Robotic prosthetic arm for soldiers

A new Robotic prosthetic arm for soldiers
This robotic arm is light weight, adjustable for different body frame sizes, modular, and eventually thought controlled. Current testers are controlling it with buttons under their toes, but the thought control is in the later stages of development. Another cool feature of this arm is the fact that it changes its grip on your body depending ...

Hand of Man – Huge Mechanical Claw

Hand of Man - Huge Mechanical Claw
  [Christian Ristow] has created a much larger puppet that has caught the attention of Popular Mechanics. His Hand of Man is a 27 foot long remote control mechanical claw. Much of his time since then has been spent re-engineering and refining the design of the 27-foot-long hydraulically actuated appendage, exhibiting more and more capable crushers at a series ...

15 ton huge robotic arm controlled by Wii Remote

15 ton huge robotic arm controlled by Wii Remote
These huge robotic arms is made of 15 tonnes of steel, 200 bar of hydraulic pressure and a control system written in Python and a Wiimote. The one thing to remember here is to stay at least 17 meters away when the thing is on. Not content to control them by a simple joystick, the team hacked together ...

Robotic Arm Controlled Romotely

Robotic Arm Controlled Romotely
This is a Robotic Arm built by [david21n] which is contolled with a 1:1 controller that has the exact same structure. The robotic arm is basically 4 standard servos and three micro servos. All the mounting parts and turn-table is from lynxmotion. The other parts are made from cut pieces of polycarbonate and PVC angles. ...

Robot Can Hold a Beer with a Robot Gripper – Mr Tidy

Robot Can Hold a Beer with a Robot Gripper - Mr Tidy
This robot is called Mr Tidy, built by Oddbot from China. Original post can be found here. Mr Tidy has a robot arm which is also a robot gripper. He can pick up bottles and glasses after a party and put them in a tidy pile.The video shows him picking up his first can. The ...

Robot Arm That Record and Repeat Movements

Robot Arm That Record and Repeat Movements
This is a robot arm is 5 Degree of Freedom and is similar to the industrial ones, but only it can record movements and repeat very precisely. It’s entirely built from Styrene. [original post from http://letsmakerobots.com/node/490] About Styrene The main construction material used is Polystyrene (or simply Styrene), which is widely available on most hobby stores. ...