Exoskeleton robot to produce He-Man Army

Tags: soldier

Andrew Elwell

The French Ministére de la Dêfense is developing an exoskeleton robot designed to assist service personnel while carrying and handling heavy loads. Thinking about UK MoD requirements, it is the ultimate solution in reducing the burden on the dismounted soldier. The exoskeleton is intended to enhance a soldier’s strength by providing a machinized frame that enhances the muscle power of the wearer. Hercule will allow the user to lift loads "effortlessly" by supporting the dorsal structu...
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