Assistive Technology for the Improvement of Heat Shrink Wrapping

Figure 2: Client using the heat shrink machine

A device to facilitate the use of a commercial heat shrink wrapping machine at work, for clients who are seated in a wheelchair or have poor motor control.

The Final Stretch

Figure 1: The Final Stretch device. In this view, the head would rest on the left and the torso to the right, and the winch lever arm is positioned for left handed operation to crank the right arm back.

A device to help patients in the Burn Center at UNC to perform stretching exercises. This will help to increase and maintain their range of motion in their shoulder joint.

One Leg Up

Figure 2: The client using the One Leg Up device to perform her leg exercises.

A device to enable an adult with Multiple Sclerosis to perform leg stretching exercises at home.


Photo of the Alphabraille device

A fun electronic toy that helps children learn Braille and phonics