UK Has Purchased T7 Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) Robots from L3Harris Technologies

LONDON, (BM) – As part of a 36 million pound contract, the United Kingdom’s Ministry of Defense has purchased T7 Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) Robots from L3Harris Technologies, learned BulgarianMilitary.com, quoting i-HLS.

Read more: Roboteam Will Supply the NZDF Dozens of “Robotic” Remotely Controlled Systems

The T7 robotic systems are intended to be used to support domestic explosive disposal missions. Its interface is designed to be as convenient and intuitive to control for the operator. The robot is capable of human like dexterity to make operating the robot as simple as possible. The robot’s robotic arm is controlled via a remote control handgrip, giving back haptic force feedback to the human operator.

The robot’s precision control helps complete tasks in much shorter amounts of time, while the T7’s rugged track system helps provide incredible mobility on most types of terrain.

Read more: Harris Corporation Supplies the British Army with Pioneering Bomb Disposal Robots

The T7 can come equipped with a variety of attachments to make it a versatile tool for many different types of missions, from dealing with hazardous materials to neutralizing explosive planted inside vehicles.

The T7 will help combat a wide variety of explosive threats in the United Kingdom.

Yahoo.com mentions that the systems will be developed in Florida, however L3Harris will establish a repair depot in Brighton, U.K.

Read more: Harris Corporation and L3 Technologies Unveiled Their Merger of Equals

The company has been working with U.K. customers for over 100 years, with over 21 different locations in the United Kingdom supporting a wide range of government and commercial projects.

Follow us everywhere and at any time. BulgarianMilitary.com has responsive design and you can open the page from any computer, mobile devices or web browsers. For more up-to-date news from us, follow our YouTube, Reddit, LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook pages. Do not miss the chance to subscribe to our newsletter.

>>Be a reporter: Write and send your article.<<

BulgarianMilitary.com
Editorial team
Source: i-HLS

Comments
Loading...

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Accept Read More