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World’s first affordable powered exoskeleton is almost here: Prepare for mech wars -
2014-01-11 15:44:35 GMT
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"The first affordable, mass-produced robotic exoskeleton will be on sale next year from Panasonic. For 500,000 yen, or slightly under $5,000, this full-body power garment will let you hoist 100-kilo (220-pound) objects and move at speeds up to 8 kph (5 mph). While this device would make a nice addition to any wardrobe, will it have immediate practical value, or will it mainly be purchased by hobbyists and educators as a base platform for mere experimentation?"
а какой у него там power budget. ну типа сколько литров бензина в час?
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