Octopod: Realistic Moving Spider-Like Robot Now on Sale


Fri, Jul 12th, 2013 21:00 by capnasty NEWS

The incredible Octopod T8 is a spider-like robot with stunning realistic movements (and remarkable range, too) created by the cleverly named Robugtix.

T8 is a wirelessly controlled bio-inspired octopod robot made with high resolution 3D printed parts. It uses a total of 26 motors: 3 in each leg and 2 in the abdomen. It is powered by the Bigfoot™ Inverse Kinematics Engine which performs all of the necessary calculations for smoothly controlling the motions of the robot in real time.



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