Boston Dynamics – Introduced Robot named SPOT

Boston Dynamics - Robot spotBoston Dynamics is an robotics design company owned by Google in 2013, they began as spin-off from the MIT. Boston Dynamics Technical team of engineers and scientists develop robots that run and move carefully like animals.Spot is a smaller robot designed by Boston dynamics company. Spot robot is an electrically powered and hydraulically actuated four-legged robot. This robot has a sensor head that helps it navigate and negotiate rough terrain. It weighs 72.5 kilograms.

In this 2 minutes 15 seconds video released by Boston Dynamics introduces Spot robot by showing how the Spot robot moves, jumps and how it behaves and balance its own weight without falling down to the floor when kicked by human being.


Vinodh Reddy is an Editor-in-chief of ME Mechanical. He holds Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) degree in Mechanical Engineering from BITS-Pilani. He also writes for vrcworks.net and EduGeneral.

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