This pro­to­type is de­signed to be scal­able and to take on ter­rain that would prove a chal­lenge for today’s trac­tor.

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Trakthor comes in the form of small units that can be joined to­gether to cre­ate a scaled trac­tor that could serve al­ter­na­tive- or larger-vol­ume func­tions. The power re­quired or na­ture of the task at hand would dic­tate how many of the sin­gle- wheeled trac­tor units need to be put to­gether to cre­ate a larger de­vice. Double ve­hi­cles would also be ca­pa­ble of achiev­ing par­al­leli-sa­tion for larger tasks. The de­sign also has scope for mul­ti­ple at­tach­ments, just like a con­ven­tional trac­tor. “Ro­botic equip­ment like the Trakthor could re­ally change the way farm­ers and land own­ers ful­fil their du­ties while al­low­ing eas­ier ac­cess to all parts of their prop­erty. At­tach­able tools could be sold separately to let users cus­tomise func­tion­al­i­ties and adapt the Trakthor to par­tic­u­lar tasks,” says its de­scrip­tion on Imag­i­n­ac­tive.

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