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Picking and Placing with Flexible Fingers - September 2019

Joseph L. Hazelton, Contributing Editor

The article "Picking and Placing with Flexible Fingers" appeared in the September 2019 issue of Power Transmission Engineering.

Summary
They're like real fingers, able to pick up hard stuff, a spark plug or a metal pipe connector, and pick up soft stuff without breaking or smushing it: an egg, a loaf of bread, a donut.

Keywords
Soft Robotics, flexible grippers

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