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Meet MANAV – India’s First 3D Printed Robot

India’s first 3D printed robot has recently been introduced to the crowds at IIT TechFest 2015 in Mumbai. 

Manav was unveiled by Diwakar Vaish, Head of Robotics and Research at the A-SET Training & Research Institutes in New Delhi.

The humanoid robot made of 3D printed plastic is about 2 feet (61 cm) tall, weighs 2 kg and is powered by 21 servos. It can perform activities like push-ups, headstands and plays football as demonstrated in the following video:

Manav is equipped with two cameras as eyes and had placed two headphones in its ears. It is priced between $ 2,400 and $ 4,000 (€ 2.000 and € 3.400) and will be an ideal object for Indian researchers to further explore robotics.

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