Posted in Activities of Daily Living and Sports Algorithm regarding best choice of prosthetic arm ANPPN Activites of No Particular Prosthetic Need Disability and the public Extreme Cyborging Health Myoelectric prostheses Prosthetics Specifications and comparisons

Myoelectric prosthetic arms do not "really" function - so whom to sell them to? [cynical economic considerations]

Posted in "Bionic" prostheses Myoelectric prostheses Postural interference myoelectric control problem Prosthetics Specifications and comparisons Testing Theory, studies

Academically published myoelectric arm control error rates since ~1980 remain extremely high, far above any real life use requirement, and not even a slight trend to more reliable control in sight: what does this mean?

Posted in "Bionic" prostheses Brands CE-conformance Disability and the public Human Enhancement Bioethics Investors' Corner Movohook 2Grip Otto Bock Prosthetic hook Prosthetics Satire Touch Bionics Touch Bionics iLimb

CE marking or norm in relation to components for prosthetic arms

Posted in Odyssey Teams Helping Hand Prosthetics Prototype development Specifications and comparisons

How does a Helping Hand / LN 4 hand work [test report]

Posted in "Bionic" prostheses Academic research (review) Academic research under The Amputee Excuse (TAE) Art Brands Cable control Cybathlon 2016 Disability and the public EC puppetry Extreme Cyborging Impact of visible disability on non-disabled people Prosthetic hook Prosthetics Specifications and comparisons Theory, studies Touch Bionics TRS TRS prehensor

Disability and the public - prosthetic arms and more: do we appear "competent"? (review)

Posted in Activities of Daily Living and Sports Algorithm regarding best choice of prosthetic arm Artwork and Do It yourself Corner Bimanual task benchmark Design principles Extreme Cyborging Grip testing Mechanical works Research tips Specifications and comparisons

Real work - Real Men Don't Eat Quiche - Real Programmers Don't Use PASCAL [reference to popular culture]

Posted in Prosthetics Specifications and comparisons Testing

List of possible prosthetic arm failure points [prosthetic reliability]

Posted in "Bionic" prostheses Brands Open Bionics Prosthetics

Open Bionics Hero Arm [considerations from another angle]

Posted in Bimanual task benchmark BLUE LIGHT SPECIAL EC lumberjack and hauling Extreme Cyborging Grip testing Hosmer Dorrance Prosthetic hook Prosthetics

How to apply wood screws in series - demonstration, difficulties [bench work]

Posted in Academic Project Academic research under The Amputee Excuse (TAE) Amputees Are Evil BLUE LIGHT SPECIAL Cybathlon 2020 Disability and the public Discrimination Extreme Cyborging High School Project Human Enhancement Bioethics Media Media publishing discriminating content Media publishing hyped up distortions Objectification Stigmatization Swiss Attempts / Swiss Hype Trash Culture

BLUE LIGHT SPECIAL: Pitch black cynicism in the Cybathlon 2020: "the role of a disabled person" [not funny]

Posted in #voightkampff test - dilemma Academic Project Academic research under The Amputee Excuse (TAE) Asymmetry Cable control Disability and the public EC wearathlons Extreme Cyborging Harness / shoulder strap Health Human Enhancement Bioethics Material science Myoelectric prostheses Neurology, sociology and psychology Overuse Reduction Prosthetics Research premise myths Skin Strategy, marketing Theory, studies

Embodiment of a prosthetic arm [reflections, thoughts, considerations]

Posted in "Bionic" prostheses Academic research (review) Academic research under The Amputee Excuse (TAE) Academic research with relevant results Activities of Daily Living and Sports ANPPN Activites of No Particular Prosthetic Need Artwork and Do It yourself Corner AUA vs WIFUCD Becker Hand [Lock Grip, Imperial] {mechanical hand} Bimanual task benchmark BLUE LIGHT SPECIAL BLUELIGHT opponent REDARM TOTAL FREESTYLE TF Design principles Disability and the public Extreme Cyborging Grip testing Hosmer Dorrance Myoelectric prostheses Prosthetic hook Prosthetics Research tips Specifications and comparisons Touch Bionics iLimb Toughware Equilux TRS prehensor

Understanding and informing design issues of a prosthetic arm for below elbow amputation by way of "taxonomy" [literature review, reality check]

Posted in "Bionic" prostheses 3D Printing Cable control Investors' Corner Prosthetic hook Prosthetics Prototype development

Experienced user based advice for investors in the domain of prosthetic arms [technical guide for understanding the field]