How to make Pneumatic (Air)-Muscles

Yay, this are interesting news. At instructables a tutorial was posted about pneumatic muscles. There you learn how to build yourself an air-driven muscle. Look how funny they move and the incredible sounds they make!

Pneumatic Muscles, or Air Muscles are simple, cheap and extremely powerful. Applications range from machinery, robotics to wearables. Air muscles have no stickction and have a weight to strength ratio like no other linear actuating mechanism. It's weakness is in speed.

Read on at instructables.

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