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My latest Robot sighting from around the world!

03/19/2021

JINKI type Zero Robot from Japan

https://youtu.be/lZlFTMBeq80

https://www.jinki.jp/

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Gundam Factory Yohohama, Japan. Is this a robot?

https://youtu.be/MVdxT6YnhG0

Hi @moverstreet007,

Thanks for sharing these awesome videos! The JINKI type zero is a very interesting demonstration- I wonder what style of actuators are used for the arms? The three-finger grippers did a pretty good job manipulating the pool noodle too.

As for the Gundam, I think it’s a good question to consider whether it’s a “true” robot in the sense that it autonomously interacts with its environment. I think because it is most likely piloted it’s closer to an example of a robotic art / animatronic attraction, just at an extreme scale. Either way, it’s one of my favorite videos to show to friends!

Thanks again for sharing these!

Robot dogs are getting a lot of attention lately! This is a under 10,000 US robot by Unitree!

https://youtu.be/UM7xaoqTw38

This is a great example of the uncanny valley for me!

https://youtu.be/be5mPODVjyk

Very cool! It looks like that there is an operator using a VR head set in that cage in the back left side. Still that is very quick and “subtle” responses to a teleoperator commands.

Pepper Parlor / Robot Cafe

https://youtu.be/z8UNDNzUizk

Restocking robot from Japan.

https://youtu.be/4RQgKPW_7I8

Still one of my favorite robots!

https://youtu.be/8L5VrpYSuQ8

Too much fun!

https://youtu.be/QC3S0U14gGI

Robot tractor!

https://youtu.be/Q4jhxjpYz-s