Sand Flea Jumping Robot

The Sand Flea Jumping Robot by Boston Dynamics, it drives like an RC car, but when it needs to overcome obstacles, it can jump 30 feet into the air.

The Sand Flea Jumping Robot is the latest creation of Boston Dynamics company, that produced the record-breaking robotic cheetah.

“The robot uses gyro stabilization to stay level during flight, to provide a clear view from the onboard camera, and to ensure a smooth landing. Sand Flea can jump about 25 times on one charge. Boston Dynamics is developing Sand Flea with funding from the US Army’s Rapid Equipping Force (REF).”

Sand Flea Jumping Robot

via popsci

source Boston Dynamics