Tag: gears

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…

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…