Rise of the Exoskeletons

robo soldiersSoon you may be seeing squads of power suited troops on your evening news reports from international hot spots. Or at least that is what the Utah based start up company SARCOS wants. The exoskeletons amplify the strength of the operator enabling them to lift 200 pounds with no effort without sacrificing agility and speed. Even as these early tests were all tethered to a power supply, building a backpack sized power supply should be right around the corner.

[via futurismic]
Soldiers To Become Super-Human Mech Warriors

Posted: December 4th, 2007
at 6:59pm by John


Categories: Cool,Design,Mad Science,Robots,Technology,To be used for Evil

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  1. I need one of those suits!

    LunaDrift_

    18 Dec 08 at 1:52 pm

     

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