November 3, 2008

Recon Scout Gives Its Life for Our Country

Recon Scout started out as an experimental NASA one axle project that is now being used by SWAT teams and the military. The 7.4", 1.2 lb. bot can survive a 30 foot drop or throw and works like a grenade when you pull its pin. While we are not crazy about the idea that they are building a better mousetrap grenade, we are also amazed at how much of our tax donations go to war. This one comes at a price of $6,000.00, $9,000.00 to get one with night vision.

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Posted by Sheila Franklin at November 3, 2008 8:52 PM
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