Students in a mechanism design and analysis class are creating a six-legged walking mechanism machine using 3-D printing.
John Seper, senior mechanical engineering major, said teams of students spent at least two months completing their machine’s design. Seper’s team then contacted EIGERlab, which will complete the 3-D printed mechanism Friday or Monday.
The assignment is due the Tuesday after Thanksgiving break and the six groups of four to five students will compete for grades on their robots.
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