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Posted by on Jul 11, 2013 in Science |

Powered Jacket MK3: The exoskeleton that every geek would have

Powered Jacket MK3: The exoskeleton that every geek would have

Japanese Teen in school uniform and definitely the perfect match for every fan of Japanese culture. Using that the Japanese company Sagawa Electronics promotes its newest design: an known as MK3 Powered Jacket that looks like a mixture of APU with P-Body from Portal that even makes us feel that we control something similar to what is seen in .

Built from carbon fiber and weighing 25 kg, the MK3 Jacket Powered measures 2.2 meters and is capable of performing a multitude of functions. Control is using two mechanical arms that mimic the movements we do with your hands, while mechanical legs are able to move at our own pace through a linkage.

The video presentation is quite interesting and includes various activities with the exoskeleton, such as dancing, cooking or show people how good you look in the. If you want to get one you have to pay the modest sum of 12.5 million yen, equivalent to USD $ 124,700. According to the video only five pieces will be manufactured and made to order.

Link: パワードジャケットMK3ã¨ã¯ (via Ubergizmo )

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