Hamster Wheel Standing Desk

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Things which are made to suit persons are topic to numerous cautious consideration. Ergonomics and security are crucial to any furnishings challenge.

We thought-about including in brakes however determined in opposition to it with a view to actually pressure the productiveness out of the desk person. In the tip, we selected a wheel 80″ in diameter that may be supported by a 24″ huge base that contained a set of 4 skateboard wheels on which the wheel would relaxation. This design permits fluid rotation with out requiring an axle for the wheel.

We already had a standing desk that match by way of the wheel, so it was only a matter of avoiding interference and leaving sufficient room for a human.

The wheel was designed utilizing Autodesk Inventor over the course of some hours. This allowed for a parametric design, the place the diameter, width, and variety of slats may very well be modified simply. We imported a human mannequin from GrabCad to examine clearances, and measured each door at Pier 9 to make sure it might go away the constructing.

See connected information. This challenge was accomplished with 24 hours, and the information are considerably lazy.

This challenge requires four sheets of ¾” Plywood, four skate wheels, 2 pipes, 240 wooden screws, a pint of glue, and a superb angle.

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