Wind Turbine Constraints/Specs

I’ve got several specifications/Constraints for my final product, the top 5 are listed below: Specifications ¬†Functional I feel like the whole concept of making a wind turbine revolves around harnessing…

Small Scale Wind Turbine Design Preview

My design has been a lot more refined since the Aesthetics & Alternatives post. I’ve finalized what materials to use, the logistics behind the entire project, and how I want…

Small Scale Wind Turbine Aesthetics

For my final project, I’m planning on making a small-scale wind turbine with a base. I will incorporate a minimalist aesthetic similar to any other wind turbine. I believe a…

Personal Aesthetic Exploration

Similar to a lot of other students in this class, I haven’t ever really thought about what my personal aesthetic is, but as I look around my room, my predominant…

Main Project Brainstorming

For my final project, I want to make something that has a major engineering aspect to it. If possible, I want to incorporate metal into the design, but I know…

Bicycle Wheel Upcycle Final Report

It’s always a good feeling to take something you’re ready to throw away and use it to make a useful product. My upcycle project involved taking an old bicycle wheel…

Upcycle Progress: Bicycle Wheel

Since my previous post, I’ve finalized my design to be a bicycle wheel clock. The materials I will need for the design will compose of a bicycle wheel rim, cardboard(for…

Bicycle Wheel Upcycling

For my upcycle project, I am planning on using a damaged bicycle wheel. This Idea originates from a few months back when I damaged the front wheel of my bicycle…

Winter Aesthetic Exploration

I wanted to explore the aesthetic of the winter season. With white, blue, and brown color tones, winter gives off a range of emotions, everything from loneliness and solitude to…