Heineken bot [a robot installation presented at the Kinetic Art Fair 2010]

Prior, Stephen D. and Odedra, Sid and Erbil, Mehmet Ali and Lewis, Darren and Barlow, Chris and Bell, Jonathon and Irps, Thomas (2010) Heineken bot [a robot installation presented at the Kinetic Art Fair 2010]. [Show/Exhibition]

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Official URL: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WWLcZfeq634


Students from Middlesex University’s Product Design and Engineering Department have designed the ultimate drinks dispenser – the ‘Heineken Bot’, an automated robot, which can pour pints right in front of you! The Robot, a beer keg mounted on driveable wheels, has a specially programmed electronic brain which directs it to move along a specific route. By placing your hand above the Bot, a sensor is activated, which stops the device – you then place a glass under the keg tap, the Bot pours out your drink and moves on to its next customer! It could be the perfect solution for those tense moments ahead during this summer’s World Cup – no danger of missing that crucial penalty shoot-out!

Item Type:Show/Exhibition
Keywords (uncontrolled):Robot, Beer, Autonomous, Heineken
Research Areas:A. > School of Science and Technology
ID Code:5739
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Deposited On:24 May 2010 11:06
Last Modified:24 Mar 2015 10:49

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