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Month: November, 2012

Kassim’s Eight-bar Linkage

20 November, 2012 (06:20) | Linkage Animations | By: Prof. McCarthy

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Kassim Abdul-Sater designed this eight-bar linkage to guide a lamp between folded and deployed configurations. Kassim works at the Institute of Micro Technology and Medical Device Technology (MiMed), Technische Universit√§t M√ľnchen (TUM) in Germany.

Six-bar folding handle

13 November, 2012 (17:01) | Linkage Animations, Student Projects | By: Prof. McCarthy

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Siqi Shi designed this six-bar linkage to guide a folding handle on a hair-dryer using MechGen 3.

2012 UCI Fall Design Review

6 November, 2012 (02:58) | Student Projects | By: Prof. McCarthy

Please save the date of Friday, December 7, 2012 to join us at the 2012 UCI Fall Design Review and Alumni BBQ. This year includes the hovercraft competition in which hovercrafts designed and constructed our freshman project class will race to determine the best performing system.

2012 Fall Design Review

2012 Fall Design Review

This flyer has been updated to include the location, which is the Engineering Gateway Plaza and the involvement of the Material Science Engineering majors as well.

Six-bar flower

4 November, 2012 (02:19) | Linkage Animations, Student Projects | By: Prof. McCarthy

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Tim Rasmussen designed this six-bar linkage to guide the petals of this flower.

Six-bar butterfly

4 November, 2012 (02:14) | Linkage Animations, Student Projects | By: Prof. McCarthy

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Mohamed Ali designed this six-bar linkage to guide the wings of a butterfly.