Gallery: Life-Saving Boot Can Detect Active Landmines from 6.5 Feet Awa...

 
SaveOneLife Boot Sole by Lemur Studio

Bogota-based design firm Lemur Studio has designed a life-saving boot insert which can detect landmines from a distance of 6.5 feet. SaveOneLife was created with soldiers in mind, but civilians and farmers living in areas littered with active mines can also benefit from this groundbreaking technology. The boot sole acts as a metal detector with a built-in radio transmitter and processor which pick up electromagnetic fields produced by large metal objects.

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  1. RCL January 31, 2014 at 12:25 pm

    Very nice, but aren’t most land mines made out of plastic nowadays?

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