January 5, 2009

Clear Cut Assists Firefighters

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Jordan Guelde and Daniel Shankland II have designed a robot that just may become more popular than Smokey the Bear. The Clear Cut clears large areas around a fire to keep it from spreading. The prototype has hubless motors and an integrated fuel system to make it work. We think that if the pair can develop it even further, they might consider equipping it with a very large hose.

Via Yanko

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Posted by Sheila Franklin at January 5, 2009 8:52 PM
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