After shifting its focus from therapeutics to the manufacturing industry and having produced hundreds of units, its customer list consists of several automotive, research and robotics companies from around the world. These include VW, Airbus, Google Deepmind and Honda.
Senseglove is currently working on its next-gen glove, which is designed to fit more like a glove and made from fabric, rather than the hard exoskeleton. “The technology is there to actually build this into a glove-ish type of product,” claims Den Butter. “It will contain small pieces of plastic to offer some form of stiffness and rigidity as this is needed to be able to transmit the force to the end of the fingertips. That’s where you feel most of the forces you encounter.”
This article originates from bits-chips.nl