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4-armed robot playing drums

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01 August 2012



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Aside from the cool spikes on its head, and it doing a pretty fair job of playing the drums, what’s notable about this robot is the use of fast, low-precision arms (notice the bouncing as they’re retracted).  Presumably they’re also low-cost, and therefore suitable for many price-sensitive applications for which industrial precision isn’t necessary.

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