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:

Power Loader Exoskeleton: Alien Crusher Coming in 2015

by Lambert Varias

Okay so Activelink‘s Power Loader is not really a weapon, it’s a tool for heavy lifting. But so was the loader in the Aliens movie from which the exoskeleton takes its name. That didn’t stop Ripley from pwning the alien queen with it.

Power_Loader

The Power Loader is made of 500 lbs of aluminum alloy. It’s equipped with 18 electromagnetic motors that allows its operator to lift up to 220 lbs without breaking a sweat. The suit also has force feedback, so the operator will know how it feels to pinch chestbursters and facehuggers until they explode. You have to admit though that 220 lbs isn’t exactly a lot of weight; there are people who are much heavier than that.

YouTube Preview Image

But the Power Loader is probably still in its early stages; Activelink has set a deadline of 6 years – i.e. until 2015 – by which time they hope to have a commercial version ready. Lets hope aliens don’t arrive before then.

[via Pink Tentacle & Akihabara News]




Comments are closed for posts older than 90 days.

Comments (1):

  1. jonny says:

    it will have to move MUCH faster then that if it’s gonna get any kind of profitable work done.

Our Latest & Greatest Posts...

R2-D2 Bento Box: May the Lunch Be with You

R2-D2 Bento Box: May the Lunch Be with You

A New King T-shirt Mashes Star Wars with The Sword in the Stone

A New King T-shirt Mashes Star Wars with The Sword in the Stone

Parents Give Son\

Parents Give Son's Bedroom a Portal Makeover: You'll Always Be Test Subject #1

Own This Life Size Metal Star Wars AT-ST

Own This Life Size Metal Star Wars AT-ST

Eddard Stark Action Figure Still Has His Head

Eddard Stark Action Figure Still Has His Head

More from Awesomer Media...

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