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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...
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September 4, 2013

Rotating Climbing Wall

For REX this year at East Campus, I helped to design and build a rotating climbing wall.

The climbing wall consisted of a twelve-foot diameter by eight-foot wide wooden cylinder suspended on an axle.  The surface of the cylinder was covered in climbing holds.  As the climber progresses, their weight causes the cylinder to rotate opposite the climbing direction.