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 Look for an upcoming horror movie to involve one of these

Here is the a Plustech Oy / John Deere hexapod logging machine prototype. While it may look like some kind of alien life form, it’s actually a prototype vehicle for moving felled trees.

 Introducing the Six-Legged Logging Vehicle

The legs allow it to move through more unstable and varied terrain than wheeled or tracked vehicles, as it can just step right over any obstacles it encounters.

Just take a look at this thing moving! It’s unsettling, and not just because it was designed to aid in the clearcutting of forests! Sure, it might move better through the old growth with those legs, but I’m much more comfortable with wheels, thank you very much.

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