MTM06 land crawler extreme
 
MTM06 land crawler extreme MTM06 land crawler extreme
dec 18, 2010

MTM06 land crawler extreme

the MTM06 land crawler extreme is the invention of a japanese robotics designer, who made the small moving robot for his 2 year old son. this unusual 12 legged design came about because his son ask him to build a robot he could stand on. the bug-like motion of the robot is based on the work of kinetic artist theo jansen, who has even ridden on the device himself. the robot can support 360 kg but is only able to walk with 90kg, enough for an average person. the device is controlled by a wired remote control and weight sensor using a 7.2v Ni-H battery. it can move for 45minutes on a single charge.

http://vagabondworks.blog123.fc2.com

  • ….why?

    maciste says:
  • engineers don’t care about “why”

    dd says:
  • @maciste “I made this just for my son (2 years old), because he told me “Dad! I wand to ride on a robot”. This is just a toy for my son.”

    aSunkee says:

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