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Phoenix Gecko Gripper

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Description:
Gecko Gripper combines JPL’s space rated gecko adhesive and Altius’ selectively compliant capture head to make a universal gripper that can Touch-to-Grip. The tool provides revolutionary gripping capability using ON-OFF adhesion to grab any shape – even flat plates and blankets.

Point of Contact:  Brett Kennedy - Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Sponsored by:  Non-NASA



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