Dr. Octopus getting real with this robotic contraption


#1

Originally published at: http://boingboing.net/2017/05/31/dr-octopus-getting-real-with.html


#2

Just not going to go there.

Just going to let those comments sit right there and pass them by.


#3

Another step closer to the dream of wearing a tentacle suit…for, like stuff.
You know. stuff?

cough


#4

Very neat. But what the heck is the third attachment meant to be? (thinking the commenters above have the right end of the stick, ahem…)


#5

I will!
Is it sign I have been on the internet too long that rule 34 came to mind pretty quickly for me?


#6

Amongst my first thoughts were, “That’s going to be an awkward emergency room visit”


#7

I remember engineering school! My projects were that stupid too!


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#9

So… this looks like a fun gimmick that even the original creators probably don’t think is going to really catch on, but I wonder if anyone has actually explored the idea of using this system to control prostheses for people who are actually MISSING one or both arms?


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