Stompy Is Coming


The people who designed Big Dog and PETMAN are at it again—this time to build a massive ridable hexapod.

This particular hexapod seems to have been designed to avoid the pains of traffic: standing at over six feet from the ground, it can easily walk over and around stopped traffic:

Visit the project website here

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One Comment

  1. Joshua Yuan
    Posted May 7, 2012 at 6:43 PM | Permalink

    haha, thats funny. Imagine during rush hour when all the cars are barely moving, then suddenly a “stompy” just marches past (over).

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