P09007: Pedal Driven Auxilliary Power Generation

Mission Statement

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Product Description/Project Objective Statement

The objective of this project is to design a modular device that can be powered by human motion to generate electrical energy that can be stored and utilized to power electrical/electronic accessories such as information displays as well as providing an adjustable mechanical load to the person who is supplying the motion.

Key Business Goals/Project Deliverables

A generator/variable load that includes an electrical storage and control system that can be mechanical attached to a spinner stationary bicycle that provide electrical energy sufficient to operate some type of graphical or video display device associated with the operation of that exercise equipment, as well as fans and an iPod charger.

Primary Market/Project Opportunities

Dr. Phillips will stand in as our customer, acting as the green-thinking owner of a exercize gym.


Dr. Phillips

Members of P09007

Potential Second Generation Teams

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