Category: Machine Design

Design & Engineering

Mechanical press complete design

This was the final year project I did at university, the project is complete desing of a manually operated press that features heated plates and is able to reach a specific pressure. The press works using a rack and pinion mechanism coupled with a worm…

Body game controller complete development

Development of the mechanical construction for a body game controller, which is basically a game controller – only it is controlled with the body. On the top of the red plate one can see the buttons which can be pressed, and that same platform is able to…

Design of a CNC machine for wood

The scope of this project includes complete development of a CNC machine intented to be used in wood carving applications for the needs of a local wood working shop. First we designed the mechanical structure and then went on with choosing the electrical…

Mechanical juicer for sugar canes

The goal of this project was to reverse engineer an existing machine, an old model of a sugar cane juicer. We were given the gear ratios from the original machine the customer had sitting in his backyard, and from there we went on designing the mechanism…