Why Was The Robotic Arm Invented?
Today, we use robotic arms for everything from building a computer's motherboard to assisting with open heart surgery. We've come a long way from the first incarnation of robotic arms.
When they first became available in 1954, these arms were controlled with electronic servo motors, programmed with paper tapes and were only capable of rudimentary commands. Let's take a look at the history of robotic arms, and where the technology is going in the future. READ MORE ON: INTERESTING ENGINEERING