Publication Date

Spring 2021

Document Type

Final Report

Embargo Date


Problem Statement

The goal of this project was to design, manufacture, and test a machine which can dispense dressmaker pins in a consistent orientation, allowing the user can easily, and safely remove them one at a time. The purpose of the machine is to increase the efficiency and safety of sewers who may use dressmaker pins daily.

Author's School

McKelvey School of Engineering

Author's Department

Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

Class Name

Mechanical Engineering Design Project (MEMS 411)