Boy Builds Tiny Wheelchair for Paraplegic Baby Rabbit

When his father found an abandoned baby rabbit that was paralyzed from the waist down, young Liam O’Rourke of Tucson designed and built a wheelchair for the wee animal (see their video.) The O’Rourkes later turned the newly mobile rabbit and its sibling over to an animal rescue center.

By | May 11th, 2011|Technology|0 Comments

Steampunk Professor Xavier Wheelchair

The Steampunk Professor Xavier Wheelchair by Daniel Valdez was made from a Victorian rocker from 1875, a Permobil C300 powered wheelchair, some pistons from a steelworks, an Arduino-based audio kit, and a drinks dispenser.

By | March 9th, 2010|Technology|0 Comments