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Catapharact
07-11-06, 23:53
HAL-5 robotic suit ready for mass production.

http://www.blogsmithmedia.com/www.engadget.com/media/2006/10/10.29.06---hal-suit.jpg

"Cyberdyne has embraced the overwhelming potential available in a fully robotic suit, which could prove handy in such applications such as "walking assistance and rehabilitation, nursing, factory work and disaster relief.""

Full Article: http://www.engadget.com/2006/10/29/hal-5-robotic-suit-ready-for-mass-production/

Personal View: Its about time we see Bipedal technology being applied for practical situations. I however still wait impatiently for the creation of an Exoskeleton suit :p.

http://www.gamesradar.com/gb/images/mb/GamesRadar/gb/Games/M/Metal%20Gear%20Solid%204/Bulk%20Viewer/2006-05-10/mgs4_e3_2006_d_012--screenshot_large.jpg

Hmmm... I prefer mines in Camo Lol!

Autolycus
08-11-06, 06:52
Ok i'm all for new technology in helping with rehibilitation but it's going to get to a point when people want to use this in everyday life because their too lazy to go for a walk using their own muscles.

Celephais
08-11-06, 08:15
Why do all these high tech suits never seem to have a fly?

Neteru
08-11-06, 08:22
Why do all these high tech suits never seem to have a fly?Like Der! Obviously they all come with a free HZ1000 Catheter. :rolleyes:

jjbennett
08-11-06, 09:38
I think in the description they "accidentaly on purpose" are avoiding the main purpose of this,

Military suits!

The company is called cyberdyne as well (a la terminator) :O

J.