more robots…

Update 26.10.2020(25.10.2020)billn

I previously introduced the BAKUS here. Two years later, maybe you might start seeing them in the ‘wild.’ In this case, in the vineyards of Louis Moreau in Chablis:

Agree? Disagree? Anything you'd like to add?

There are 2 responses to “more robots…”

  1. BurgFisher26th October 2020 at 8:01 amPermalinkReply

    I visited their website to see what else the robot is capable of doing, but not much information. In addition to weeding, I could see it spraying and pruning. Any ideas, Bill?

    • billn26th October 2020 at 10:14 amPermalinkReply

      Hi Fred,
      Well in the video the robot is weeding/tilling to a modest few centimetres of depth. More power (or shorter runs) will be required to go deeper, or indeed go uphill – the video is a nice one of downhill 🙂
      Not a lot of extra power would be required for spraying, or indeed trimming the vines with cutters…

  2. Suvro26th October 2020 at 4:40 pmPermalinkReply

    A turning radius second only to humans… can vendange be far behind?

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