Embedded Systems Conference
Breaking News
News & Analysis

Boston Dynamics Unleashes Wildcat, the Sprinting Quadruped Robot

10/4/2013 11:30 AM EDT
44 comments
NO RATINGS
1 saves
More Related Links
View Comments: Newest First | Oldest First | Threaded View
<<   <   Page 5 / 5
krisi
User Rank
Author
Re: flat
krisi   10/4/2013 1:19:17 PM
NO RATINGS
Slower is fine but uneven terrain is essential...for flat surfaces we have cars and bikes, no need for a 4-leg robot

Caleb Kraft
User Rank
Author
Re: flat
Caleb Kraft   10/4/2013 12:56:01 PM
NO RATINGS
Judging by their past experiences with BigDog and the massive improvements it has made over time, I would expect some uneven terrain demos at some point. However, just like everything else that runs on legs, it will obviously be slower in unpredictable circumstances. 

krisi
User Rank
Author
flat
krisi   10/4/2013 12:44:28 PM
NO RATINGS
great demo...but the surface was flat...better than tread-mill for cheetah but still unrealistic...waiting for the real terrain demo

krisi
User Rank
Author
flat
krisi   10/4/2013 12:43:25 PM
NO RATINGS
great demo...but the surface was flat...better than tread-mill for cheetah but still unrealistic...waiting for the real terrain demo

<<   <   Page 5 / 5
Flash Poll
April 2015 Cartoon Caption Contest: The Mighty Hamster
April 2015 Cartoon Caption Contest: The Mighty Hamster
Of all the exhibits in the Pre-Apocalypse Era Museum, Breek was always in awe of the unearthed details and true-to-scale reproduction of a technological creation space that the long gone humans had once inhabited.
141 comments
Like Us on Facebook

Datasheets.com Parts Search

185 million searchable parts
(please enter a part number or hit search to begin)
EE Times on Twitter
EE Times Twitter Feed