Home Outdoors Gecko-Inspired Pads Let You Climb Walls

Gecko-Inspired Pads Let You Climb Walls

63
0
Super Cool Physics Toys

gecko climbing device

So you would love to be able to climb walls like a superhero? Stanford engineers have come up with a gecko-inspired climbing device that adheres strongly to any surface and lets users climb walls. It is capable of supporting an average person’s weight. Each pad is covered with 24 adhesive tiles, covered with sawtooth-shape polymer structures.

New Electronics Deals: details here

The pads can be attached and detached with minimal effort. Stanford has more information on the story.

*Our articles may contain aff links. Please read our disclaimer on how we fund this site.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here