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Third Hand / Cane + Reacher + Torch

Third Hand
Third Hand

The 'Third Hand' is strong Reacher which can also be used as a cane. Not only is it suitable for an elderly or impaired person to maintain or regain independence, but also is it useful for hiking enthusiasts. The grippers are configured with four bar linkages; its shape is well designed for gripping thin and small objects like coins and papers. The body length is adjustable to fit most people. Besides, engineering plastic, It is made of 7079 Aluminum alloy and HSS (high-strength stainless steel) to balance with weighting and rigidity. It also comes with torch for emergency lighting. The form is designed in style to make it more acceptable.

University

Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR China

Dr. David Yuen

Design

Simon Wong

Simon Wong
Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR China

Ku Chung Wai; Lui Pak Ho Alex; Wong Sai Ho Simon