Driven by strong demand from the humanoid builder community, Kondo announced the latest addition to their industry leading KRS line of robot servos, the KRS-6003HV ICS Red Version. The new servo’s specs are impressive, but the good news from Kondo doesn’t stop there.
The KRS-6003HV includes full ICS support, 67 kg-cm torque, a rated rotational speed of 0.22 sec/60 degrees, 270 degree angular rotation, and heat sinking.
Kondo is also releasing group of option parts for the KRS-6003HV that will make life easier for mega-sized humanoid robot builders. First, there are several different case options:
The company will also release metal servo horns:
And, to make things even sweeter, there’s a Double Servo case option that should be perfect for applications that require extreme torque and responsiveness:
Expected Japan list pricing:
KRS-6003HV ICS servo 25,000 yen
KRS-6003HV ICS servo set (6 ea) 133,200 yen
KRS-6003HV ICS servo set (18 ea) 392,400 yen
Yes, there really are humanoid builders, at least over here, that won’t hesitate to pull out their plastic and pop for a set of 18 of these humongous servos, even if it costs just under USD $4,000.