Accession Number:

ADP004016

Title:

Field Applications for Robotic Materiel Handling,

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Corporate Author:

TOOELE ARMY DEPOT UT

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Report Date:

1983-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

4.0

Abstract:

This paper presents a description of interests and activities involved in the use of robotics and allied technologies for Army field applications in materiel handling roles. This presentation includes 1 Motivators for using robotic technology in this new context 2 Similarities and differences between technology required for robots used in industry and those of interest for field roles 3 A description of some of the Army groups with charters in the robotics research and development areas and 4 A description of two materiel handling, field oriented, robotics demonstration systems.

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE