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OutRunner robot is remote controlled and can move at up to 20 mph

OutRunner robot is one of the fastest all terrain robots in the world with a top speed of 20 mph and the ability to run for two hours per charge

| Science, Space & Robotics News | Posted: May 27, 2014 3:06 pm

A group of researchers has created a new remote controlled robot that is called the OutRunner. The robot gets its name from the fact that it can run very quickly with a top speed of 20 miles per hour. The team behind the bot says that it could be one of the fastest all terrain robots in the world.


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The robot is able to run on a single charge for up to two hours. Dimensions for the robot are under 2-feet tall and it weighs about three pounds. It has three legs on each side of the central motor and has its own processing unit.



OutRunner was created by a team from Robotics Unlimited and was designed and built-in Florida. The legs of the robot spin in time so that the feet of the bot are rotated in time with only one on the ground at a time.


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