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Colne Robotics

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1982 John Reekie was managing director having setting up the company mid 1981 producing Armdroid Robotic arms in kit and assembled form. Colne had 12 staff employed at its Twickenham factory.[1]

1983 Launch of a small robot, Zeaker Micro-Turtle, which was designed for connection to a home computer[2]

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Sources of Information

  1. The Engineer 1982/12/09 to 1982/12/30
  2. The Times , Apr 23, 1983