Patent Number: 8,505,663

Title: Traction robot

Abstract: A traction unit has carrier sections on which suction cups or suction pads are mounted that are connected to a vacuum source. The carrier units are driven around the frame by a chain or belt driven by a motor. The frame has sections which move relative to one another horizontally and/or vertically in order to permit turning control of the traction unit and allowing for traversing of curved surfaces.

Inventors: Saylor, Jr.; Edward T. (Vero Beach, FL)


International Classification: B60B 39/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2021-08-13 0:00:00