P.T. Pourer

Description:  The purpose of this project was to design a product that reduced the stress felt on the required muscles and bones needed to perform the simple task of pouring a cup of milk.

 

Role: My role was to research different types of grips and decide which ones reduced the tension in the wrist.  

 

Date: This project was completed May of 2014.

 

Type: Class project

 

Output: The output of this project was a device that was shown to reduce muscle tension.

Force Diagram

Force Diagram

This is the initial force diagram used to plan the design of the P.T. Pourer.

Second Prototype

Second Prototype

Final Prototype

Final Prototype

Final Prototype in Use

Final Prototype in Use