GM Robonaut 2 (R2) Inspired Gloves

Drawing from the R2’s finger actuation system, General Motors and NASA are collaborating to develop a robotic glove that reduces repetitive strain from grasping and prolonged use of power tools. The K-Glove has embedded actuators to provide support when grasping or using a tool.

(Source: MedGadget)

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