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Chair, Heal Thyself

comments (2) May 5th, 2009 in blogs, videos

Tom Tom McKenna, Managing Editor
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This just might be the perfect chair design for holiday parties, where guests chow down and stress joinery under an excessive load. Made by Max Dean, Raffaello D'Andrea, and Matt Donovan, the robotic chair is a whimsical take on a woodworker's dream: a piece of furniture that can put itself back together after a catastrophic failure. Toward the end of the video you can see some close-ups of the inner workings, so stick with it.

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posted in: blogs, videos, chair, modern, chairs, robots, self-healing


Comments (2)

Orangel Orangel writes: Great... really funny, maybe not so functional, but who cares!
i would get one
Posted: 10:31 am on April 24th

woodrae woodrae writes: Very cool. I imagine a few of 'em would generate some surprise and laughter at a dinner party. :)

Posted: 11:55 am on May 6th

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