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  • Thermal Testing - With the various layout errors on the last set of boards fixed, the controller seems to work as expected, so I've been doing some thermal testing. I strap...
    2 weeks ago

July 28, 2010

Popsicle Stick Hydraulic Arm


I designed and built this arm for an engineering challenge at a NC State University engineering summer camp.  The challenge was to build a mechanical arm that could grab a snickers bar and lift it up.   My available resources were Popsicle sticks, scissors, hot glue, syringes, and plastic tubing.