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Posted in "Bionic" prostheses Academic Project Academic research (review) Activities of Daily Living and Sports Algorithm regarding best choice of prosthetic arm Artwork and Do It yourself Corner Asymmetry Becker Hand [Lock Grip, Imperial] {mechanical hand} Bimanual task benchmark Brands Cable control Cybathlon 2016 Design principles Disability and the public EC lumberjack and hauling EC microworks Extreme Cyborging Harness / shoulder strap Health History Hosmer Hosmer Dorrance Material science Mechanical works Myoelectric prostheses Otto Bock Overuse Reduction Postural interference myoelectric control problem Prosthetic hand Prosthetic hook Prosthetic wrist connector Prosthetics Prototype development Research tips Specifications and comparisons Touch Bionics Touch Bionics iLimb Toughware Equilux TRS prehensor

Case-study of a user-driven prosthetic arm design: bionic hand versus customized body-powered technology in a highly demanding work environment [article out]

Posted in Activities of Daily Living and Sports Extreme Cyborging Product choice Specifications and comparisons Strategy, marketing Support World modifications Wrist watch

Real watch for real men* ? {TL;DR:not a smart watch, not a luxury watch} [tech]

Posted in Academic Project Academic research (review) Academic research under The Amputee Excuse (TAE) Disability and the public ERC - EU - Horizon Research premise myths

Is European (EU, ERC, Horizon, Cordis) funded research into prosthetic arm title related subjects getting, like, anywhere, like, at all with regard to physically demanding work use? [54,7 Million EU in total, TL;DR: no]

Posted in "Bionic" prostheses Artwork and Do It yourself Corner Becker Hand [Lock Grip, Imperial] {mechanical hand} Becker Hand [Lock Grip, Imperial] {mechanical hand} Brands covers Design principles Gloves Grip tuning Prosthetic hand Prosthetics

Becker Mechanical Hand - soft padding grip tweak

Posted in Academic research (review) Disability and the public Prosthetic sensory feedback Research premise myths

[Review] Structural validity and reliability of the patient experience measure: A new approach to assessing psychosocial experience of upper limb prosthesis users {subjective view on a subjectively structured subject}

Posted in Artwork and Do It yourself Corner Design principles EC microworks Extreme Cyborging Prosthetics Socket/liner Wrist mount - socket mount

Wiggle of prosthetic wrist mount in carbon socket [parts]

Posted in "Bionic" prostheses Academic Project Academic research (review) Academic research under The Amputee Excuse (TAE) Disability and the public Myoelectric prostheses Prosthetics Research premise myths Specifications and comparisons Trash Culture

Approximating true cost of faulty grip control from a true user view / experience [cost versus benefit aspect]

Posted in Academic research under The Amputee Excuse (TAE) Disability and the public ERC - EU - Horizon Prosthetic sensory feedback Research premise myths

Review of DeTOP European Research project H2020-ICT-687905 [review / academic project]

Posted in "Bionic" prostheses Artwork and Do It yourself Corner Brands Cable control Cyborg appearance - robot look Design principles Maker Hand by Andrej Dukic Maker Hand by Andrej Dukic Mechanical works Prosthetics

Unboxing the Maker Hand by Andrej Dukic [first impressions]

Posted in Activities of Daily Living and Sports Artwork and Do It yourself Corner Bimanual task benchmark Brands EC microworks Extreme Cyborging Grip testing Grip tuning Hosmer Hosmer Dorrance Prosthetic hook Prosthetics

Precision grip - soft surface - steel split hook, silicone tubing

Posted in Activities of Daily Living and Sports Artwork and Do It yourself Corner Bimanual task benchmark Brands Cable control EC fabric EC microworks Extreme Cyborging Grip testing Hosmer Hosmer Dorrance Prosthetic hook Prosthetics Sewing Workshop / Repairs / Tools

Precision grip application in real life [visual]

Posted in Academic research (review) Academic research under The Amputee Excuse (TAE) Cable control Disability and the public Research premise myths Support

Review of paper "Evaluating Reachable Workspace and User Control Over Prehensor Aperture for a Body-Powered Prosthesis" [review]

Posted in "Bionic" prostheses Activities of Daily Living and Sports ANPPN Activites of No Particular Prosthetic Need Artwork and Do It yourself Corner Becker Hand [Lock Grip, Imperial] {mechanical hand} Becker Hand [Lock Grip, Imperial] {mechanical hand} Bimanual task benchmark Brands EC wet spaces Extreme Cyborging Food Grip testing Grip tuning Hosmer Hosmer Dorrance Prosthetic hook Prosthetics Table manners Touch Bionics Touch Bionics iLimb TRS

Holding and using cutlery [technical right below elbow amputee issues core subject]

Posted in Attitude Disability and the public Discrimination Media Media publishing hyped up distortions Objectification Stigmatization

Stigma and objectification - Stella Young's TED talk [critical review]