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Technology - The Future - SpotMini the Robot Dog

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Technology - The Future - SpotMini the Robot Dog
« on: June 30, 2016, 03:23:52 PM »
Will you be a technologist of the future? Creating brilliant new robots?

SpotMini is a new smaller version of the Spot robot, weighing 55 lbs dripping wet (65 lbs if you include its arm.) SpotMini is all-electric (no hydraulics) and runs for about 90 minutes on a charge, depending on what it is doing. SpotMini is one of the quietest robots we have ever built. It has a variety of sensors, including depth cameras, a solid state gyro (IMU) and proprioception sensors in the limbs. These sensors help with navigation and mobile manipulation. SpotMini performs some tasks autonomously, but often uses a human for high-level guidance. For more information about SpotMini visit our website at www.BostonDynamics.com

« Last Edit: June 30, 2016, 03:37:48 PM by Sara »
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