The robot can assemble an IKEA chair in less than nine minutes.
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Help is at hand in the form of a new robot that can assemble an IKEA chair in minutes. The robot, developed by scientists at Singapore's Nanyang Technological University, can put together the wooden IKEA chair in just eight minutes and 55 seconds – a swift timing that may give even DIY enthusiasts a run for their money.Those looking for help in assembling more household items from Swedish furniture giant IKEA may be disappointed – for now, the unnamed robot can only construct a humble chair.
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