Two universities from Florida built an automated vessel which outperformed in a marine competition, where their autonomous dual hull boat was able to dock, navigate, and position itself with an intelligent actuator control system. Read more for how they did it and links to their team page.
Firgelli Automations is one of the original linear actuator and TV Lift manufacturers. Since 2004 we have been developing our own line of Linear Actuators, Track actuators, TV Lifts, Desk Lifts, and many other Motion control products to support many different industries.
Our products have been used in just about every application you can imagine from home automation to space exploration. Firgelli Automations is on the leading edge of Linear Actuator research and development, searching for innovative solutions to linear motion control. Learn More
The Hargrove Adaptive Toy (HAT) Project, unveiled its first Engineered Machine for Mobility and Access (EMMA). Hargrove's adaptive toy cars are practical alternatives for use as training tools. Multiple adaptations for control can be made to an EMMA in order to meet the needs of each child. Adaptations include controls like hand buttons, switches,a joystick, or head switches, much like the variations available in motorized wheel chairs.EMMA named in honor of the HAT Project's first recipient,...