Baxter Research Robot is a compelling addition to the world of Research and Education. With the same industry-tested hardware of our flagship robot Baxter that is revolutionizing the manufacturing world, Baxter Research Robot is providing a safe, affordable, robust platform for schools and labs to utilize in exciting ways. With market-leading value, a unique inherent safety system and the real-world relevance of the Baxter manufacturing solution, it is quickly becoming a must-have tool for leading institutions around the globe.
Baxter Research Robot allows direct programming access to the system via a standard, open-source ROS API interface. Users can run custom programs from a connected development workstation, or locally through access to the on-board CPU. It is entirely safe to operate around humans without the need for safety cages or other guarding equipment, and comes with a suite of example programs, demonstration videos, online documentation and a robust user community to help new users get started quickly in developing new applications.