Home Business & Research Robotic Airbag System for Robots Handling Sharp Objects Around Humans

Robotic Airbag System for Robots Handling Sharp Objects Around Humans

177
0
🤖 check out more robots like this

Here is a robotic airbag system that protects humans around robots handling sharp objects. A KUKA Innovation Award 2017 finalist, this robotic system has an end-of-arm airbag that inflates around tools and pieces. Its pressure sensors stop bag inflation when obstruction is detected.

More like this ➡️ here

Collisions with airbag will stop robot movement. The robot knows the state of the airbag at all times. Team RAS | DLR-RM is behind this idea.

[Source]

*some of our articles have aff links. Please read our disclaimer on how we fund Exxponent.