A Maker raises a Mini with an exoskeleton of its design

James Hobson, aka “The Hacksmith” is unquestionably a handyman of engineering and this Canadian is becoming a media star. After having built an exoskeleton of arm that allowed him to raise nearly 125 kg, he attacked the legs. His new exoskeleton allowed him to raise a Mini Cooper. Its fully pneumatic device is made up of 2 cylinders of 63 mm operating pressure of 125 psi each lift 800 pounds. What raise the rear of a Mini… and go once again to the TV!
Source : “Watch: Man Lifts Mini Cooper with DIY Exoskeleton”, Robotics Trends, January 26, 2016

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