Author Archives: Nathen Blas

Sip Puff Bite

by Nathen Blas

“The goal is not to sail the boat, but rather to help the boat sail herself.” —John Rousmaniere Technology Recreation Access Independence Lifestyle Sports (TRAILS) For my senior design capstone class, my team worked on the advanced navigation for the Portable Accessible Docking System (PADS), which is part of the Technology Recreation Access Independence Lifestyle Sports (TRAILS) program whose goal is the revolution of rehabilitation of tetraplegics.

Getting a grip with 3D Printing

by Nathen Blas

Grip

I acquired the Roboteurs RBX1 (Remix) robot arm from my colleague Preston Ruff who built and assembled the robot arm from a kit. Let’s talk about this.