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Conceptual drawing of Mobots, 1959

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Conceptual drawing of Mobots, 1959
Artist's conception of futuristic undersea Mobots, remote controlled handling devices envisioned by Hughes Aircraft scientists in 1959.
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Alex Dolski2008-11-18 @ 07:54 AM
I want one
Alex Dolski2009-10-28 @ 10:07 PM
I've owned a cat; I've owned a dog.
I've owned a bird; I've owned a frog.
My pet amoebas were just too small;
Turns out Mobots make the best pets of all.
Mobile User2015-01-12 @ 08:17 PM
I love this image! Do we have any other Howard Hughes drawings in his collection?
Alex Dolski2015-04-07 @ 02:08 PM
You aren't alone, Mobile User.