Customize your animatronics to perfection with Proteus, a configurable humanoid platform. Select from a wide range of sizes and features to bring your characters to life. Effortlessly activate or deactivate functions, allowing you to adapt and enhance the experience as desired. Let your creativity soar as you craft unforgettable moments that leave an indelible mark on your audience.
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Features and Configurable Options
Male and female designs available.
25 advanced actuation functions.
Precise individual actuator control.
Smooth, high-quality motion.
Strain wave gearheads.
Innovative ankle pivot design (patent-pending).
24VDC low voltage actuators.
Integrated onboard audio.
Compact control cabinet.
Adaptable to various show requirements.
Heights adjustable between 50th and 95th percentile
Control cabinet within the baseframe
Configurable foot location
Customizable figure finish
Unleash the potential of our humanoid animatronic.
Whether it's enchanting visitors in theme parks and museums, making a statement at exhibitions and trade shows, advancing research and development projects, or adding a futuristic companion to your living room — our configurable humanoid animatronic is designed for diverse applications. Step into the future and redefine interactive experiences with us.
Strain Wave Gearheads
Very compact and lightweight
Excellent positional accuracy and repeatability
25 Standard Independently Actuated Functions
Built in speaker and amplifier increases entertainment value by having audio come from the character.
Aerospace Grade Bearings
Proteus is built to last. We use only the best
Patent Pending Ankle and Leg Design
Body Pivots at the ankles
Body twist does not twist the leg
Base actuators not in motion
Small Base Frame
Optimized mechanism allows for a minimal footprint base frame
All servomotors have built in drives. This reduces the need for a large external enclosure.
Need more functions? Need Less?
What about custom poses? Different sizes?
We can do that.
Catalyst Engineering can deliver custom animation based off a description or roughed video.
Proteus can come complete with all standard animation capabilities, or you can bring your own animation.
Proteus operates on 120VAC 15amps
Need something different? No worries. We can provide
We can supply a custom figure finish, quoted separately, or you can bring your own.
The Ordering Process
Arrange a time for your Proteus setup consultation. A deposit is required for this consultation, which will be credited towards the final price. In the setup consultation, we'll determine the specific needs for your Proteus.
After understanding your requirements, we'll provide you with a detailed cost estimate and a purchase order agreement.
Upon agreeing to the terms and signing the agreement, a 50% advance payment is necessary (excluding the consultation deposit). We then begin crafting your Proteus.
Once your humanoid is ready, a further 40% of the total cost is expected.
We'll handle the installation of your Proteus for you. The remaining 10% of the total cost is due upon installation completion.
Let Proteus bring your vision to life.
Ready to configure Proteus to meet your needs?
Book your consultation with us below. We'll walk you through all of Proteus' capabilities and help you decide what's best for your needs and your budget.
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