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Finger Covers!!! 10/13/17

On October 13, 2017, Ella Hunt, a disabled young girl diagnosed with SMA Type 1, visited Team 135’s Lab along with her supporting mother, Erica and physical therapist. This time around our team developed small covers for her fingers to prevent the instability of her fingers and also to decrease Read more…

By Italia Fields, ago
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Ella Visits the Shop 6/13/17

On June 13, 2017, Mrs. Hunt brought Ella to our Penn High School Robotics lab to test out some new prototypes we created for her hand stabilizers. Along with Ella and her mom, we had the opportunity to meet up with her physical therapist, Denise, to see what she would Read more…

By Italia Fields, ago
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Engineering Ella In a Nutshell

On June 2nd 2017, a group of five team members ventured to Mrs. Hunt’s house to visit their prospective project; a young girl with Spinal Muscular Atrophy Type 1. At first, Team 135 was unsure of how we would be able to help this young girl become more equipped by Read more…

By Italia Fields, ago