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June 16, 2005
CONTACT: Phil Sneiderman

Additional Tractor Photos

Photo D: The mechanical engineering majors who adaped the tractor for use by people with disabilities were Emily Nalven, Brian Wolcott, Jon Haslanger and Alex Forman.
Photo by Will Kirk

Photo E: Student Brian Wolcott demonstrates how a hand control is used to raise and lower a chair attached to a rail along the side of the tractor.
Photo by Will Kirk

Photo F: A ramp unfolds to allow a user with disabilities to slide from the lift chair into the tractor's cab.
Photo by Will Kirk

Photo G: This mechancal device allows people who cannot use their legs to operate the tractor's brake pedal by hand.
Photo by Will Kirk

Photo H: The students adapted a video game device to serve a a hand controlled throttle for people with disabilities.
Photo by Will Kirk

Photo I: Alex Forman
Photo by Will Kirk

Photo J: Jon Haslanger
Photo by Will Kirk

Photo K: Emily Nalven
Photo by Will Kirk

Photo L: Brian Wolcott
Photo by Will Kirk

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