Are you dreaming about tattoo in bio-mechanical style? Today it could be even made by machine. Although industrial robots are considered as safe and reliable I personally don’t trust them enough to allow them to cut my skin with a needle.
As you see other people don’t have similar concerns. From a technical point of view allowing a robot to make a tattoo is not a big deal. You need an exact scan of the skin surface and precisely measured Each robot-mounted tool has a unique characteristic point relevant to the process it performs (Tool Center Point) . In case of welding, it will be the electrode tip on the... More. As long as you have your body in one place there is nothing to worry about during making a tattoo.
Robot tattooist has steady hands but isn’t great at real-time correction of trajectory according to tattooed skin position. He also doesn’t have a sophisticated force detection mechanisms. Every (even unintentional) misplacement of the body could be hurtful and will ruin the shape of your design.
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