Tag Archives: exoskeleton


Student Dyson Award Winners Build Titan Arm Exoskeleton for Just $2,000

Exoskeletons are fusing man and machine to reduce workplace injuries and restore freedom to the disabled or infirm—but they have yet to escape the lab, and worse, only... more

Written By: | Posted: 11/11/13

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US Army to Build Armored Talos Suit That Merges Man and Machine

The US Army recently put out a call for proposals to build a futuristic climate-controlled suit of armor that would make soldiers smarter, stronger, and tougher. As ever,... more

Written By: | Posted: 10/21/13

Student lifts bags of rice with University of Tokyo's bionic suit at CEATEC 2012.

New Upper Body Bionic Suit Uses Air to Lift Loads of 50 Kilograms

Student lifts bags of rice with University of Tokyo's bionic suit at CEATEC 2012. The University of Tokyo’s latest robot suit can help humans lift heavy loads using... more

Written By: | Posted: 10/16/12

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Ekso Bionics eLegs at Santa Clara Valley Medical Center

Ekso Bionics (formerly Berkeley Bionics) is testing eLegs, their exoskeleton walking device for paraplegics. Of the ten trial facilities, the only one at a public hospital... more

Written By: | Posted: 09/8/12


Ekso Bionics Sells its First Set of Robot Legs Allowing Paraplegics to Walk

Ekso's lower body exoskeleton gives paraplegics a chance to walk again, and could become a major part of spinal injury therapy. Mark down February 14th, 2012 as the day... more

Written By: | Posted: 02/27/12


Exoskeletal Arm Support From Equipois to be Released in June

Gravity can be a pain, literally.  Any of you who work in a factory, lab, operating room, or any other setting that requires repetitive tasks with outstretched arms will,... more

Written By: | Posted: 04/27/11


Great New Videos of Robot Suit HAL, The Exoskeleton From Cyberdyne

The cybernetically enhanced musclemen of the future have arrived! ...at Japanese nursing homes. Cyberdyne, makers of Robot Suit HAL, have been renting out the lower half... more

Written By: | Posted: 03/22/11

$230,000 And You Can Buy Your Own Robot Legs

If you're like me you grew up on cartoons and scifi books with heroes that fought evil in robotic walking battle suits. You probably imagined that one day in the future... more

Written By: | Posted: 10/28/10

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