P15005: Standup Motorized Platform

Problem Definition

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Project Summary

The “Standup motorized platform” shall be a device that assists and stabilizes an individual unable to stand and balance on their own while participating in everyday activities. This device will be powered using a electric motor and battery which will allow for activities in various environments.

The goal of this project is to create this platform in the most compact way possible which will allow for easy transportation and easy use. There are no current stabilizing stand up wheelchairs of this use currently making this project the first iteration.

Project Goals and Key Deliverables

Standup Motorized Platform, Operations Manual, Maintenance Manual, Training in person and written Manual, Make design aesthetically pleasing to Megan.

Customer Requirements (Needs)


Engineering Requirements (Metrics & Specifications)



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