13 foot tall kuratas pilotable heavy industry robot
13 foot tall kuratas pilotable heavy industry robot 13 foot tall kuratas pilotable heavy industry robot
dec 01, 2012

13 foot tall kuratas pilotable heavy industry robot

13-foot tall ‘kuratas’ pilotable heavy industry robot



developed by japanese artist kogoro kurata and engineer wataru yoshizaki, the 13-foot heavy indstry robot is currently being exhibited at national museum of engineering science and innovation in tokyo, where after two years in the making, is also for sale. valued at over one million dollars, the four-ton machine has a humanlike face and body, two arms and four legs, where a person can sit in the cockpit and control the robot’s arms and legs with bars and touch panels. equipped with four wheels, the robot is capable of travelling at a maximum speed of 10 km/h.



kurutas scale context






3/4 side view



machinery view



front cockpit view






inner components



artillery detail





heavy duty wheels



manufacturing process










moving hands



  • so it begins…

    rem says:
  • That’s no heavy industry robot! It has two mini-guns mounted on it!

    n says:
  • I agree! That is NOT a heavy industry robot! That is a TERMINATOR if ever I saw one!

    Bob says:
  • Wow :DDDDD That is NOT a heavy industry robot! That is a TERMINATOR !!!!!!!!!!


    Rick says:
  • Holy shit…..it looks just like the thing from robocop….

    Trent C says:

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