MorpHex Robot Transforms From A Ball To A Walking Hexapod (video)


An innovative robot has been created called the MorpHex Robot, that has been designed in the shape of a large ball and can transform itself into a hexapod. Allowing it to and walk, dance, and interact with its environment.

The design uses 25 servos together with custom linkages and body shells, to create the MorpHex Robot. Which can retract its legs to become a ball when necessary. Watch the video after the jump to see the MorpHex Robot in action.

MorpHex Robot

In total the MorpHex Robot features 25 servos. 12x 5990, 13x 5645 Hitec servos, Basicmicro ARC-32 board, XBee, 2S 5000mAh LiPo, Turnigy 8amp regulator. You can find all the information you need about this innovative robot over at the Hexapod Robot website.

Source: Verge