China Develops Explosive-Removing Snow Leopard Robot

3 June 2010 (Last Updated June 3rd, 2010 18:30)

China Aerospace Science and Industry Corporation has developed a second-generation explosive-removing robot. The Snow Leopard incorporates self-action and running capabilities and provides portability, flexibility and availability in a wide range of combat operations, according to eng.c

China Aerospace Science and Industry Corporation has developed a second-generation explosive-removing robot.

The Snow Leopard incorporates self-action and running capabilities and provides portability, flexibility and availability in a wide range of combat operations, according to eng.chinamil.com.cn.

The Snow Leopard also features a replaceable mechanical hand that is designed to grab heavy and explosive objects on the ground with multiple flexibility degrees and greater clamping strength.

The hand can snatch and carry a wide range of objects from a mobile phone to a 10kg iron block.