Honda makes an exoskeleton that's almost practical
Although full-body exoskeletal robot assistance rigs aren't all that far away, battery limitations are keeping most power suits on the shelves pending research into fusion cores reverse engineered from alien attackers. Until then, Honda's "Experimental Walking Assist Device" scales down its utility but increases its useful operating time, allowing wearers to supplement their walking speed and increase their stride using battery-powered brushless DC motors for up to two hours. Great for the elderly, of course, but also for rental at the bottom of mountaintop scenic outlooks or sales to soccer teams.
If and when it ever goes on sale, of course.
Honda's experimental walking assist device
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