Clothbot: a Robot for Flexible Clothes Climbing (Video)

Researchers from China's Shenzhen Institutes of Advanced Technology present a climbing robot called Clothbot that can grip and climb on various kinds of clothes. Part of the paper, "System and Design of Clothbot: a Robot for Flexible Clothes Climbing," by Y. Liu et al., presented at the 2012 IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation. Learn more:
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One comment

  1. I’m trying to guess what types of applications this could be used for but I can’t readily come up with anything. I’m not putting a lot of thought energy into it right now though so if someone else can chime in and tell me, I’d appreciate it.

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