Meet SandFlea: A Small Robot Can Jump Up to 30 Ft

Boston Dynamics, one of the companies that Google bought, has developed many outstanding robots since 1992. Unlike Big Dog or Atlas huge robot, SandFlea is a small one with remarkable mobility that can  jump up to 8 m high over difficult terrain.

 

 

Specifications of SandFlea 

Size

  • Weight: 11 lb 
  • Dimensions: 13”L x 18”W x 6”H 

 

Power 

  • Battery: Rechargeable Li-polymer 
  • Jump Actuator: disposable fuel cartridge 
  • Endurance: 2 hours, 25 hops 

 

Mobility

  • Speed: 3.4 mph 
  • Jump Height: 1-8 m 
  • Invertible 

 

Environmental 

  • Temperature: -15C to 45C ambient continuous operation 
  • Water resistant 
  • Exposure: Tolerant of humidity, salt, oil, sand extremes 

 

Cameras

  • Driving Resolution: 320x240 pixels 
  • Still Image Resolution: 1280x960 pixels 
  • Illuminators: Adjustable 6W Visible, 6W Infrared

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BigDog

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Atlas

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