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Small Servocontrollers to Support “Friendlier” Industrial Robots

A stand-alone miniature servomotor controller that works inside a special robotic arm from Barrett Technology Inc., Cambridge, Mass., could boost robotics by making industrial robots more human-centric. Called the “Puck,” the diminutive device resembles a small hockey puck. It weighs 43 gm and measures 35 mm in diameter and 17 mm in height.

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Date Of Record Release 2009-08-11 13:13:22
Description A stand-alone miniature servomotor controller that works inside a special robotic arm from Barrett Technology Inc., Cambridge, Mass., could boost robotics by making industrial robots more human-centric. Called the “Puck,” the diminutive device resembles a small hockey puck. It weighs 43 gm and measures 35 mm in diameter and 17 mm in height.
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Keyword Mechatronics, Robotics, Electronics, Mechanical engineering, Servocontrollers
Date Of Record Creation 2009-08-11 13:10:10
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Date Last Modified 2011-03-25 17:32:45
Language English
Date Record Checked: 2009-08-11 00:00:00 (W3C-DTF)

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