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caterpillar belt in gazebo

asked 2015-03-26 05:43:55 -0500

akshay5059 gravatar image

Hi everyone !

I am trying to build a model in Gazebo which has caterpillar tracks like in tanks. Can you please suggest me how to do that in Gazebo ? The tracks are somewhat similar to the picture in this link :

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answered 2015-03-26 11:36:22 -0500

gpldecha gravatar image

updated 2015-03-26 11:39:21 -0500

Looking around quickly I have found this tracksdriveplugin which seems to be a Gazebo plugin for tracks like you want. A good keyword when searching is "non rigid body".

Here is a related post Simulating a track driven robot

Not an exact solution, but at least some pointers.

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