Check Out The Phoenix Exoskeleton!


Colleague WG passed along this link about how the SuitX company in Berkeley came up with the Phoenix, a 27-pound, $40,000 robot frame that can allow paraplegic people to walk.  Wearers do still need to use crutches or a walker to balance, however. Still,  “it’s amongst the lightest exoskeletons in the world”. And  “it feels like you’re actually walking,” according to one of its users. 

Here’s a video demo:


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