Regina Robot Heavy Healthcare Lifting

Regina is yet another healthcare assistance robot from Japan. Regina is designed to lift people as heavy as 200 kilograms (about 440 pounds) from one surface (like a bed) to another (like a wheelchair).


(Regina healthcare robot does the heavy lifting)

Regina is even more powerful that the newly beefed-up RIBA assistance robot, but not as versatile.

Finally, though, these healthcare robots are starting to show some muscle. When you follow fictional robots like Roujin-Z in the public imagination, you need to have some decent specs.


(Roujin-Z robot hospital bed)

From Nikkei via Crunchgear.

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