In mid 2000 a bold venture was underway to develop a full bodied commercial robot. Servo was designed in just a few weeks – then an unknown number of prototypes were built, at least one of which may have made it back into academia as a research platform. Continue reading


Mechanimal was given three days to construct a 3d model of the Skyworker robot, and put together a poster illustration for the Republican National Convention. For the model we also created a new gripper specialized for the truss shape NASA had sent the team at CMU. Continue reading