iRobot Takes Military Bots for a Test Drive - iRobot Warrior with EOD Kit

 
 
By eweek  |  Posted 2012-05-28 Email Print this article Print
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
iRobot demonstrates its latest military robots, including the Scooby Doo- PackBot EOD, which helps soldiers discover and disarm improvised explosive devices, and the PackBot 510, which features a video-game-style hand controller.

Photos: Paul Morigi

 
 
 
The prototype 250-pound iRobot Warrior with EOD Kit is seen lifting a 155-mm shell. The Warrior can operate at speeds up to 15 mph sustained and its arm can lift 1.5 times its weight.
iRobot Takes Military Bots for a Test Drive - iRobot Warrior with EOD Kit
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Submit a Comment

Loading Comments...
 
Manage your Newsletters: Login   Register My Newsletters























 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Rocket Fuel