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Pentagon tests gecko gloves for costume of Spiderman - VIDEO PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 11 June 2014 02:00

Pentagon tests gecko gloves for costume Spider-Man, the creation of this equipment is engaged Advanced Research and Development of the Ministry of Defence (Defence Advanced Research Projects Agency). The program, known as Z-man, experts have tried to develop equipment that would put people partially abilities spiders and geckos (small lizards). Scientists have created a hand-held rubber cups, strong enough to withstand an adult man who climbs on a vertical surface with equipment. Suckers have been made so that, on the one hand, allows to keep a steep surface, and with another - quickly break away from her to move forward. device has been tested in the laboratory in Massachusetts. During the tests, 100-pound man was able to climb to a height of 7.6 meters on the glass surface. The U.S. Department of Defense is hoping that the new equipment in the future replace the ropes and ladders. Advantages of "Spider-Man outfit" will, in particular, consist in the fact that it can simultaneously wall climbing more people than is currently possible, VIDEO:


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