Robotnik is the distributor of Shadow Robot Company in Spain, this company has dedicated its time to the fabrication of robot hands designed to be used in research.
Shadow Robot Hand
The Shadow Hand the closest robot hand to the human hand available. It provides 24 movements, allowing a direct mapping from a human to the robot.
The Shadow Hand has integrated sensing and position control, allowing precise control from off-board computers, or integration into your existing robot platform.
The Shadow Hand contains an integrated bank of 40 Air muscles which make it move. The muscles are compliant, which allows the hand to be used around soft o fragile objects.
The Shadow Hand can be fitted with touch sensing on the fingertips, offering sensivity sufficient to detect a single small coin.