Monday, May 16, 2016

Crunch Time

Adam's prototype

Today Adam hooked up the wires and buttons on his hand, and nearly finished the final prototype. He is hoping to print a battery case, motor case, and make the buttons smaller and require less force to push.

Jackson is working on the slides for the final presentation and is re-sizing the fingers to fit the final ball and socket hand.

Steve and Hannah are working on their write ups for the final presentation.
Cam is building new build plates for all Afinia printers in the district.

Chudy is setting up the Form 2 printer.
Ross worked on the slides and updated the list of attendees for the final presentation.

Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Wrapping things up

Today hand group worked on finalizing their hands.
Jackson and Steve's finalized Ball and Socket design

Steve and Jackson are assembling their hand because they finalized the ball and socket design.

Adam is printing and testing the battery case.

Hannah is working on redesigning her hand to get the pieces to work more efficiently.
Ross finalized his work on the hook, and is sending it to the recipient to test.

Monday, May 2, 2016

Back to Work

After our spring break, hand group is busy working.
Jackson is continuing finalizing work on the ball and socket hand.
Steve is editing the socket part of his hand.
Adam is finalizing construction on his hand.
Hannah is editing parts and constructing her hand.
Printers are doing new things, with Maddie testing printing without supports on FormLab and replacing resin in the FormLab printer with flexible resin, and Cam is doing research on assembling the inMoov arm. Cam is also printing final parts for hand group.