Posted: May 19, 2012 by Wildcat in Uncategorized
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The Clothbot was designed by a team from the Chinese Academy of Science, and it uses a special set of gripper wheels to help it ascend textiles. The tiny robot weighs just under 5 ounces, but is incredibly adept at handling the challenging surface of fabric. In the demo video below, we see Clothbot climbing a shirt, and then pair of pants: (via Clothbot Robot Climbs Pants with Ease – Technabob)

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