Cajun Crawler Like Segway With Legs - Lots Of Legs
This Cajun Crawler chair is as smooth in motion as a Segway, and it does it without using big wheels. The Cajun Crawler uses lots of little legs.
(Cajun Crawler video)
Here's a still frame of the Cajun Crawler used as a chair.
(Cajun Crawler - as a chair)
I can't confirm this, but the Cajun Crawler seems to be based on the same motion principles as Animaris Percipiere: Walking Robotic Sculpture Stores Wind Energy of Theo Jansen.
SF fans are inevitably reminded of the robotic chair from Star Wars: The Phantom Menace.
(Spider robot chair from Star Wars)
And don't forget Humma Kavula's legs from movie version of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy.
See also this spider robot chair demonstrated in Japan in 2008. I also liked the Bipedal HUBO FX-1 robot chair.
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