[Robotics News] Guardian® XT™ from Sarcos Robotics for Teleoperation of Dangerous Tasks

[Robotics News] Guardian® XT™ from Sarcos Robotics for Teleoperation of Dangerous Tasks

Another robot from Sarcos Technology and Robotics Corporation, Guardian® XT™, is an arm-mounted dexterous mobile robot controlled remotely by a human using a head-mounted display featuring augmented reality. Image credit: Sarcos Technology and Robotics Corporation The main application is for any delicate task that is difficult to reach and unsafe for human workers, such as teleoperation of tools (for example, welding) and tele-inspections. Key features: the platform can be mounted on any mobile base depending on the applicationboth arms can lift up to 200 lbSenSuit™ wearable controller provides the dexterous control of the arms as well as human-robot interactionDegrees of freedom:…
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[Robotics News] Guardian® S from Sarcos Robotics for Inspection and Surveillance

[Robotics News] Guardian® S from Sarcos Robotics for Inspection and Surveillance

Guardian® S is another awesome robot from Sarcos Technology and Robotics Corporation, designed for inspection and surveillance purposes. Image credit: Sarcos Technology and Robotics Corporation This robot can reliably go through uneven terrain and reach places dangerous for humans to get and can perform visual and sensor-based inspections remotely. From Boiler inspection to Mud Drum inspection and literally, any dangerous place that humans cannot go can be inspected using this robot. Key features: portable: only weighs 17 lbstwo-way, real-time video, voice, and data communicationIoT sensor platformup to 3 miles of battery capacitydustproof and water protectedImportant sensors include:GPSInertial Measurement Unit (IMU)Six…
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