Project Examples

Developing a Wheelchair Transfer Board

Course: 25.300 Community-Based Engineering Design Project II
Semester: Spring 2007
Instructor: Bob Parkin
Partner: Private individuals

Private individuals who are wheelchair bound and would like to transfer to/from their wheelchairs independently. One student continued the work of developing a wheelchair transfer board. This was the second credit of a three 1-credit sequence of courses to constitute a technical elective.