Honestly, when you look at the packaging, there is no way something like this could be designed quickly without the aid of 3D modeling. There are far too many components fitting together in so many complicated ways. We really need to appreciate the difficulty in designing a package like this.
I was somewhat amused at the model number -- 1520. That was the model of the disk drive accessory for the Commodore 64. The connection between those two disparate products and companies is pretty weak, but I wonder if someone on the Micro$oft team is smiling to himself at the homage.
Festo's BionicKangaroo combines pneumatic and electrical drive technology, plus very precise controls and condition monitoring. Like a real kangaroo, the BionicKangaroo robot harvests the kinetic energy of each takeoff and immediately uses it to power the next jump.
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