We regularly come across new ideas in prosthetic arm design, but the Hand of Man is in a class by itself. A diesel powered hydraulic prosthesis that can only have been made for Godzilla, this thing can gently crush cars for a bit of stress therapy when demolishing cities is getting boring.
Here’s video of the Hand of Man, including the developer, Christian Ristow, explaining the workings of the “prosthesis”:
Link: Christian Ristow’s projects page…
(hat tip: MAKE blog)