Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob
VISIT OUR OTHER SITES: THE AWESOMER | 95OCTANE

Like Us on Facebook

Technabob is reader-supported. When you buy through links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission.
As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. Disclosure.

Lifelike Robot Hand Freaks Us Out

 |  |  |  |  |  August 12, 2010


You’ve gotta hand it to the Japanese (pun intended) – they sure know how to build strange robots. The latest oddity has to be the Robot Hand H-Type from Squse.

robot_hand_h_type_squse

The robotic hand features movable polycarbonate “bones,” covered with a too-real skin of fleshtone silicon rubber. Underneath its fleshy exterior each hand is powered by 22 actuators with 16 joints. Here’s a video clip showing off the H-Type hand in all its gripping glory:

Creepy, no? All I can think of is Thing from The Addams Family now – if Thing worked at a sushi bar, that is.

[via Nikkan (JP) via Crunchgear]



Walking Wheels

Walking Wheels

Lochby EDC Kit

Lochby EDC Kit

Screw Biter Screw Extractor Drivers

Screw Biter Screw Extractor Drivers

2022 Chevrolet Silverado ZR2 Is Ready for Off-Roading

2022 Chevrolet Silverado ZR2 Is Ready for Off-Roading

CUPRA UrbanRebel Concept Is a Badass Electric Hot Hatch

CUPRA UrbanRebel Concept Is a Badass Electric Hot Hatch

VonMercier Arosa Sports Hovercraft Looks Like a Floating Hypercar

VonMercier Arosa Sports Hovercraft Looks Like a Floating Hypercar

Advertisement