Hip finished and Exo assembled

A project log for ALICE: Robotic Exoskeleton

The first 100% open-source lower-limb robotic exoskeleton.

Guillermo Herrera-ArcosGuillermo Herrera-Arcos 09/03/2017 at 22:060 Comments

We have just finished the hip manufacturing. Our hip combines 3D printing technology and carbon fiber, a novel process that enhances the contact interfaces stifness. The feet and hip were made with this manufacturing process.

Here are some pictures:

After finishing the feet and hip manufacturing, we assemble the robot and it looks like this:

What's next? Ergonomic tests with a child.

Thanks for reading.