Mortar and Pestle Redesign

Description: The purpose of this project was to create a new Mortar and Pest that improves the user experience.

 

Role: My role for this project was to research different human factor guidelines for an improved Mortar and Pestle design.

 

Date: This project was completed May of 2014

 

Type: Class project

 

Output: The output of this project was a new Mortar and Pestle Design with human factor principles

 

 

Two Tablespoons of Peppercorns

Two Tablespoons of Peppercorns

This is the martial that was used in this study. Image A is what was given to the participants and Image B was the target result for each participant.

Sketch of Redesigned Pestle

Sketch of Redesigned Pestle

This sketch was designed using SolidWorks

Sketch of the Redesigned Mortar

Sketch of the Redesigned Mortar

This sketch was designed using SolidWorks

Conventional Mortar and Pestle

Conventional Mortar and Pestle

This conventional Mortar and Pestle was use as the benchmark for this study.

Final Mortar and Pestle Redesign

Final Mortar and Pestle Redesign

This is the final result of this Mortar and Pestle redesign project.