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‘Abigaille’ wall-crawler robot
- Title ‘Abigaille’ wall-crawler robot
- Released 18/12/2013 2:15 pm
- Copyright Simon Fraser University School of Engineering Science/MENRVA
The six-legged Abigaille climbing robot is quite dexterous, able to transition from vertical to horizontal surfaces. It clings to surfaces using a gecko-inspired dry adhesive technology. ESA testing shows it is in principle workable in the vacuum conditions of space.
- Id 300983