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Petman robot rocks gas mask, chemical suit (W/Video)

Featured Image: Robot Topio CREDIT:Piotr-Siedlecki SOURCE publicdomainpictures.net (Public Domain)

From C NET by  


“You wouldn’t want to meet this camouflaged humanoid in a dark alley. For the time being, it’s tethered to a treadmill.”

“With nothing on, it looks like The Terminator. But when it’s wearing this camouflage chemical suit and gas mask, you could mistake it for a real soldier.” . . . Read Complete Report

From youtube uploaded by BostonDynamics

Published on Apr 5, 2013

The PETMAN robot was developed by Boston Dynamics with funding from the DoD CBD program. It is used to test the performance of protective clothing designed for hazardous environments. . . . From description posted with video.