|All hail Megatron, errr... Mechatron...|
Guard dog requiring too much lawsuit money for child maiming? Try this option. Mechatron is a 50 pound security drone with a 360 rotating turret, 8 range finding sonar sensors, and the capability to shoot plastic or brass bullets.
Whether it be protecting your house from intruders, or your back yard from raccoons, Mechatron will get the job done. The creators, the father-daughter team that is Beatty robotics made Mechatron and said it is capable of remote and fully autonomous control, and no plans have been made to mass produce the robot for sale, but it wouldn't hurt to harass them to motivate them right?
Check out the video of Mechatron in action below. Also more awesome photos of this super-cool robot.
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