HAL Robotic suit for nuclear workers

Posted 9 Nov 2011 at 13:32 UTC by IKE_RobotsPodcast Share This

Japanese firm Cyberdyne unveiled a version of the robotic exosceleton HAL (hybrid assisted limb) for workers employed at nuclear plants. In order to stay safe from radiation exposure they have to wear protection that weigh almost 60kg and the robotic suit lift most of this extra weight. For more information about HAL visit Cyberdyne’s website.

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