The World’s First Haptic Telerobot Hand
TECH AT ITS BEST:
Jeff Bezos, CEO AMAZON
“Weirdly natural... this is really impressive, the tactile feedback is really tremendous”
Matt Simon WIRED
“One of the greatest promises of advanced robotics: keeping humans out of dangerous situations”
Luke Dormehl DIGITAL TRENDS
“The holy grail of robotics… one of the most complicated and beautiful pieces of natural engineering”
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HOW DOES IT WORK?
1) Operators wearing the haptic gloves can control the robot hand at a safe distance, even in another room or vicinity.
2) The robot hand mimics your hand and arm movements, handling materials and completing tasks.
3) Sensors on the robot hand relay touch sensations back to the operator wearing the glove so you can now feel what the robot hand is touching without having to touch it with your own hands.
In a recent demo, the hand relayed touch information from over 5,000 miles away!
WHO IS IT FOR?
Anyone looking to:
Apply a tool for highly dexterous manipulation
Add a safety layer between the operator and the task
Increase productivity, efficiency and reliability
Optimise processes with advanced precision and accuracy
Reduce overall costs and deliver a project under budget
If you’d like to have a chat regarding whether we can be of help in your industry, please contact us via our enquiry form.
The Tactile Telerobot integrated the pioneering technologies from three leading organisations:
The Shadow Robot Company for highly dexterous robotic hands
SynTouch for biomimetic tactile sensors
HaptX for realistic haptic feedback glove
Funded and facilitated by ANA Holdings
HOW TO BUY IT
Interested customers and applicants of the ANA Avatar XPRIZE programme can buy the full system or its components.