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by Ryujin
Thu Sep 30, 2010 6:45 am
Forum: Real Mecha
Topic: Sarcos Exoskeleton
Replies: 6
Views: 7912

Re: Sarcos Exoskeleton

Raytheon's improved model, the XOS 2

This model's power consumption's been cut in half, now they're aiming for 20%.

Bigger version of the press release video.
by Ryujin
Fri Nov 23, 2007 8:38 am
Forum: Real Mecha
Topic: Sarcos Exoskeleton
Replies: 6
Views: 7912

Sarcos Exoskeleton

http://www.liveleak.com/view?i=109_1195663753

Spotted on a certain image board...
by Ryujin
Wed Mar 28, 2007 11:21 am
Forum: Fan Art
Topic: Hello I am new
Replies: 2
Views: 5580

Nice, dynamic linework with lots of details...good going, there.
by Ryujin
Tue Feb 06, 2007 1:37 pm
Forum: Fan Art
Topic: SD mobileweapons
Replies: 6
Views: 7800

Uy, si Gio, nandito na rin!
by Ryujin
Tue Feb 06, 2007 1:35 pm
Forum: Real Mecha
Topic: Not the Rocketeer, but...
Replies: 4
Views: 6957

Not the Rocketeer, but...

On the opposite end of the spectrum, personal wings, though it still needs a lift:

http://jet-man.com/playervideo.swf?video=jetman2007.flv
by Ryujin
Fri Jun 30, 2006 2:36 am
Forum: Chatter
Topic: R.I.P. Jim Baen 1943 - 2006
Replies: 1
Views: 2278

R.I.P. Jim Baen 1943 - 2006

Farewell to a shining light in science fiction. Eulogy by David Drake He'll be missed, but his legacy lives on. As for some of the stuff he, as publisher, was responsible for, here's the Baen Free Library . I'm not certain if this is the appropriate forum, seeing as how mecha enthusiasts also tend t...
by Ryujin
Thu May 25, 2006 1:54 pm
Forum: Real Mecha
Topic: Thinking Cap!
Replies: 4
Views: 7327

Thinking Cap!

Well, not really, but...

http://www.chinapost.com.tw/i_latestdetail.asp?id=38466

Mind-control interface for the Asimo!
by Ryujin
Sun Apr 02, 2006 2:59 pm
Forum: Fan Art
Topic: New 3D Mecha Artist
Replies: 5
Views: 7816

This calls for a DevWatch!
by Ryujin
Mon Mar 20, 2006 6:42 am
Forum: Real Mecha
Topic: Why Bender Drinks
Replies: 2
Views: 6378

Why Bender Drinks

Remember Bender, that robot from Futurama who drinks like a fish? Well, here's one reason why: Methanol-powered Artificial Muscles Methanol-powered artificial muscles have been created by researchers aiming to create battery-free robotic limbs and prosthetics. "One day you could find yourself sittin...
by Ryujin
Tue Mar 07, 2006 3:18 am
Forum: Real Mecha
Topic: BigDog
Replies: 4
Views: 7418

BigDog

Saw this on a certain image board...

http://www.bdi.com/content/sec.php?section=BigDog

Very promising, especially the way it handled that lateral push.
by Ryujin
Mon Mar 06, 2006 1:37 pm
Forum: Fan Art
Topic: the new guy
Replies: 65
Views: 50324

It's reminiscent of a treehopper, and I mean that in a good way.
by Ryujin
Sat Feb 25, 2006 2:22 am
Forum: Fan Art
Topic: My first mecha concept in a long time
Replies: 5
Views: 7037

I think that you should start a series of mecha in a similar vein--the world needs more Kow Yokoyama-inspired designs.
by Ryujin
Fri Feb 24, 2006 4:47 pm
Forum: Fan Art
Topic: Really old mecha design of mine
Replies: 3
Views: 6072

Very Giger-esque! Gives it a very organic feel.
by Ryujin
Fri Feb 24, 2006 6:16 am
Forum: Fan Art
Topic: My first mecha concept in a long time
Replies: 5
Views: 7037

It looks rather front-heavy. Perhaps if the rear extended downwards, to act as both counterweight and protection to the 'spine'?
by Ryujin
Fri Feb 17, 2006 8:46 am
Forum: Fan Art
Topic: 2000YearsOldMan's mecha concepts
Replies: 38
Views: 35436

Isn't the second picture based on a painting of the Tower of Babel? It also reminded me a lot of one of the stories in one of Katsuhiro Otomo's movies (the one with two cities full of cannon). The shiny one with the twin shoulder-mounted turbines is quite the beauty; has an art deco feel to it. I pr...