Posts Tagged ‘fiber composites’

6-Axis Robot Arm by +Lab – Politecnico di Milano

April 2nd, 2017

A team of architects and engineers at the Politecnico di Milano in Italy have unveiled Atropos, a six-axis robotic arm capable of printing continuous fiber composites. The one of a kind robot was developed by +Lab, the 3D printing laboratory at the Politecnico, who have taken inspiration from fibres found in the natural world.