POST IN PROGRESS
Harnessing vehicular motion to charge small electronics is not a new concept by any stretch of the imagination, current EE wrangling challenges aside. Examples courtesy of Instructables, MAKE Magazine.
There’s a difference, though, between something that is hacked together versus a product that is polished in all senses – designed for mass manufacture, affordable, reliable, aesthetically appealing, easy to use (and perhaps troubleshoot). That’s what we’re striving to develop.
There are a number of stakeholders involved:
- Shakeena and Allieberry
- Simeon the toy designer
- Lindsey and myself
- EASE Lab