Instructables: exploring - technology - assistive-technology - prosthetic http://www.instructables.com Fri, 18 Apr 2014 17:06:10 PDT BLOX v1.01 Prosthetic/Robotic Hand Printable As An Assembled Unit Without Supports http://www.instructables.com/id/ProstheticRobotic-Hand-Printable-As-An-Assembled-U/
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Mon, 30 Sep 2013 20:13:05 PDT
prosthetic legs http://www.instructables.com/id/prosthetic-legs/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F6W/Q9K4/H1YONJ7B/F6WQ9K4H1YONJ7B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6W/Q9K4/H1YONJ7B/F6WQ9K4H1YONJ7B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6W/Q9K4/H1YONJ7B/F6WQ9K4H1YONJ7B.SMALL.jpg antipaxx44 The models were created in Autodesk Mechanical Desktop to be analyse using 2D FEA to test strength of the joints. This was a research project for a mechanical engineering class  While many of the current prosthesis use a microprocessor to control much of the damping needed, natural gait requires ki...
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Sat, 19 May 2012 10:34:41 PDT
Communication Board for Individuals with Disabilities http://www.instructables.com/id/Communication-Board-for-Individuals-with-Disabilit/
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Tue, 27 Apr 2010 11:41:33 PDT
30-Second Demonstration of the CIR Sand Casting System http://www.instructables.com/id/30-Second-Demonstration-of-the-CIR-Sand-Casting-Sy/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ6/H7PM/FXR6VR0V/FZ6H7PMFXR6VR0V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ6/H7PM/FXR6VR0V/FZ6H7PMFXR6VR0V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ6/H7PM/FXR6VR0V/FZ6H7PMFXR6VR0V.SMALL.jpg CIRnetwork In only 50 seconds, the CIR Sand Casting System allows for the replication of a residual limb. This model can then be modified and used to create a final transtibial (below-the-knee) prosthetic socket. The technique eliminates the need for plaster bandages and Plaster-of-Paris, and requires only: 1...
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Thu, 6 Aug 2009 13:52:44 PDT
Plastic Soda Bottle Prosthesis http://www.instructables.com/id/Plastic-Soda-Bottle-Prosthesis/
Plastic Soda Bottle Prosthesis - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/SG17/FQHNMU4H/FCHSG17FQHNMU4H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/SG17/FQHNMU4H/FCHSG17FQHNMU4H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/SG17/FQHNMU4H/FCHSG17FQHNMU4H.SMALL.jpg CIRnetwork Please cast your vote for the CIR's Pepsi Refresh submission to Provide Cost-Effective Prosthetic Care in Underserved Midwestern Areas - http://pep.si/eo57my We would like to thank everyone for their kind comments, ratings, and votes. A video demonstration of this process has been produced and upl...
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Fri, 30 Jan 2009 14:24:38 PST
Measure Muscle Sounds! Part 2: Silicone Embedding http://www.instructables.com/id/Measure-Muscle-Sounds!-Part-2%3a-Silicone-Embedding/
Measure Muscle Sounds! Part 2: Silicone Embedding - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/0LR2/X5XEZR7AY07/FKE0LR2X5XEZR7AY07.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/0LR2/X5XEZR7AY07/FKE0LR2X5XEZR7AY07.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/0LR2/X5XEZR7AY07/FKE0LR2X5XEZR7AY07.SMALL.jpg Operon This is the long-awaited follow up to the super awesome Measure Muscle Sounds! instructable.To see what you can do with these sensors, check out these videos.Silicone embedding is the trickiest part of the process of building your own muscle sounds sensor. This is why I chose to make this a complete...
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Fri, 30 Mar 2007 13:54:05 PDT
Measure Muscle Sounds! Part 1: Electronic Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Measure-Muscle-Sounds!-Part-1%3a-Electronic-Board/
Measure Muscle Sounds! Part 1: Electronic Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP0/JBD5/7ECEXCFNTXW/FP0JBD57ECEXCFNTXW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP0/JBD5/7ECEXCFNTXW/FP0JBD57ECEXCFNTXW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP0/JBD5/7ECEXCFNTXW/FP0JBD57ECEXCFNTXW.SMALL.jpg Operon This is a step-by-step guide on how to make your very own prototype acoustic myography sensor. That means a sensor you can use to measure muscle sounds and other physiological vibrations. What is this good for? well... it is a more affordable alternative to the electrodes used in powered prostheses ...
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Wed, 14 Feb 2007 10:33:49 PST