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GECKOMAN / safety product

GECKOMAN
GECKOMAN

This safety product, including adhesive shoes and a safety belt, is particularly designed to serve the skyscraper cleaners. In aerial tasks, they always find it difficult to fix themselves without a powerful pivot point.e.g.if they try to clean a spot by pushing the wall, the wall will in turn push them back. Therefore, it’s hard for workers to complete the tasks safely and efficiently. However, the design helps to solve the problem.
The key of this product is carbon nano-tube which was inspired by the animal gecko. It has been developed as a new material applied in our design.It can be easily attached to and removed from walls of any kind.

University

HUAZHONG UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

HUAZHONG UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
WUHAN, China

Hu Rongzhen, Long Ren

Design

HUAZHONG UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

HUAZHONG UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
WUHAN, China

Wang Yuqin, Wang Feiyan, Lin Qian, Wang Yifan, Li Feihu