August 16, 2011

PR2 SE - Less Pricey for Bot Enthusiasts


Want to save a cool $115,000 on a great robot? Willow Garage is offering one-armed PR2 SEs for a mere $285,000.00 if you promise to contribute to their ROS community. A Microsoft Kinect motion sensor is included in the deal. Rather than thinking of the bot as half capable, think of 50% as being halfway there. Besides, you can buy another arm later, even if your one armed bandit bot can manage just the way it is.

Via Willow Garage

Read More in: Autonomous Robots | Robot Science/Medicine

Share this Article with others: social bookmarking

Related Articles:

Came straight to this page? Visit Robot Snob for all the latest news.

Posted by Sheila Franklin at August 16, 2011 11:28 AM
Recent Comments
Post a comment

Remember personal info?

Please enter the letter "n" in the field below:
Please press Post only once. Submission of comments takes up to 20 seconds because of Spam Filtering.
Join the Mailing List Newsletter
Enter your Email

Subscribe - RSS

facebook_badge.jpg twitter_badge.jpg


Visit our other properties at!



This weblog is licensed under a Creative Commons License.

Powered by
Movable Type 6.3
All items Copyright © 1999-2017 Blogpire Productions. Please read our Disclaimer and Privacy Policy