Pouch Motors – kind of actuators for robots

On the market there are a few kinds of actuators for robots. Belong to them Pouch Motors that are astonishing in its simplicity. The actuators are developed for enhancing mass-fabrication of robots from sheet materials using easily accessible tools. It is a pity that these inflatable actuators still need some kind of pump or a source of high-pressure gas. See for yourselves on that short film.

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