Visit the New Technabob Shop!Get Technabob Daily: Join our Mailing List! | Follow Us: Facebook | Twitter
Awesomer Media Sites: THE AWESOMER | MIGHTYMEGA | 95OCTANE
subscribe to our rss feedsubscribe via e-mailfollow technabob on twittertechnabob facebook fan pageGoogle+follow us in feedly
Follow Us:

Robot Thrill Ride Seems Like a Bad Idea

by Paul Strauss

Some sick individual strapped their buddy to a seat at the end of a FANUC industrial robot’s arm and then ran him through the spin cycle.

Robot Ride

They captured all of the fun and festivities in this video clip:

http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=-7472502197006303244

I wouldn’t want to be the one sitting in that chair. I’m feeling a bit nauseous just looking at it.

[via High T3ch]




Comments are closed for posts older than 90 days.

Comments (2):

  1. This thing reminds me of the mechanical bull in a more spaced version!.

  2. Fanuc says:

    That is by far the most entertaining use of a FANUC robotic are i have ever seen! I was a bit nervous at some points watching this; from the camera angle it looks as if the Guy’s head is VERY close to the floor. I’ll wager I wasn’t as nervous as the man being swung about though.

    Very creative, I think this would turn some heads. The next time we have clients on the shop floor i’m gonna suggest we strap one of the junoirs to a char and lob him around while they have their tour.

    10 out of 10 guy’s

    Jim

Our Latest & Greatest Posts...

Review: Wren V5US Wireless Speaker

Review: Wren V5US Wireless Speaker

Fallout Monsters in Real Life

Fallout Monsters in Real Life

DC Comics Teddy Bears: Plushtice League

DC Comics Teddy Bears: Plushtice League

Ford\

Ford's Immersive Cinematic Engineering Tech Makes Virtual Cars Look Like Real Cars

Deal: Save 23% on the Doxie Go Wi-Fi Scanner

Deal: Save 23% on the Doxie Go Wi-Fi Scanner

More from Awesomer Media...

The Awesomer Logo MightyMega Logo 95octane Logo
Win Prizes in the Technabob Shop
discussion by