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Photographs of legs and arms with assitive devices for movement.
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Title: Using Artificial Muscles
From: My Artificial Muscles
Original caption: Right: “My arm uses four artificial muscles -- two for horizontal, one for lift and one for pinch.”
Below: “There are four valves under my foot -- two under the front, one to the top right and one under the heel.”
Creator: n/a
Date: 1960
Format: Photograph
Publication: Toomey J Gazette
Source: Gazette International Networking Institute
Location: vol.3, no.2, p.11
Keywords: Assistive Technology; Physical Disability; Technology & Equipment; Wheelchair
Topics: Physical Environment; Science, Health & Technology
Funding Support Provided By: NEC Foundation of America

Objects From This Artifact:
- Chess (still)
- My Artificial Muscles (doc)
- Using Artificial Muscles (still)