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Title: Ford brings 'exosuits' to workers in 15 factories
Post by: chris_leyson on August 07, 2018, 09:08:50 pm
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-45097046 (https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-45097046) Good to see companies useing exosuits in the workplace. This'll be interesting. Now all I want is may exoglove PnP  :)
Title: Re: Ford brings 'exosuits' to workers in 15 factories
Post by: james_s on August 07, 2018, 09:32:58 pm
Any bets on how many minutes it will take before they start having medieval battles or mechwarrior jousting or something?
Title: Re: Ford brings 'exosuits' to workers in 15 factories
Post by: senso on August 07, 2018, 09:36:14 pm
VW/Audi and BMW also use them.

And I think its VW that also as a powered one that allows the worker to lift heavier objects, or maybe that was from Toyota?

https://www.topspeed.com/cars/car-news/audi-introduces-exoskeleton-suit-in-its-production-facilities-ar178919.html (https://www.topspeed.com/cars/car-news/audi-introduces-exoskeleton-suit-in-its-production-facilities-ar178919.html)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e_oaijxWrWI (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e_oaijxWrWI)