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Explorer Snake-arm Robot

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The Explorer snake-arm robot is a flexible manipulator designed to operate in confined spaces or hazardous environments. You can attach cameras and tools to its head, including high-powered lasers, water jets, grippers, and sensors.

Creator
OC Robotics
Country
United Kingdom πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§
Year
2009
Type
Industrial, Aerospace
Creator
OC Robotics
Country
United Kingdom πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§
Year
2009
Type
Industrial, Aerospace

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Specs

FEATURES
Modular design with different diameters and length configurations. Equipped with independently controlled joints, diameters down to 10 mm and payloads of up to 20 kg.
HEIGHT
N/A cm | N/A in
LENGTH
250 cm | 100 in
WIDTH
10 cm | 5 in
WEIGHT
10 kg | 22 lb
SPEED
N/A km/h | N/A mph

SENSORS
Cameras. Other sensors optional.
ACTUATORS
Up to 48 brushless DC motors
POWER
110-V to 240-V AC power supply
COMPUTING
Control and simulation unit
SOFTWARE
Windows OS. Custom software.
DEGREES OF FREEDOM (DOF)
32 (Each link: 2 DoF x up to 16 links)
MATERIALS
Metal links with metal or carbon fiber skin.
COST
N/A
STATUS
Ongoing
HISTORY
N/A
WEBSITE
http://www.ocrobotics.com

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