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Dave Siciliano (ADS)
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Re: Helicopter with robotic legs
      09/20/15 08:39 PM

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In theory, a helicopter would be more stable in hover if the rotor were on the bottom. If it had about eight of those legs, maybe they could dance around the blades <g>.




Interesting. Might be difficult to load infantry guys on that when running :) Is that because of ground effect?

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* Helicopter with robotic legs sreyoB yrraL 09/20/15 12:29 PM
. * * Re: Helicopter with robotic legs Ralph Jones   09/20/15 06:48 PM
. * * Re: Helicopter with robotic legs Dave Siciliano (ADS)   09/20/15 08:39 PM
. * * Re: Helicopter with robotic legs Ralph Jones   09/20/15 09:00 PM
. * * Re: Helicopter with robotic legs Bill Bridges - 9S1   09/20/15 11:41 PM
. * * Re: Helicopter with robotic legs Ralph Jones   09/21/15 08:37 AM
. * * Re: Helicopter with robotic legs Dave Siciliano (ADS)   09/20/15 12:36 PM

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