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Amos Winter: How Do You Build An All-Terrain Wheelchair For Under $200?

[embedded content] Part 5 of the TED Radio Hour episode Simple Solutions About Amos Winter’s TED Talk In many countries, uneven and unpaved roads make it hard to get around in a standard wheelchair. MIT engineer Amos Winter describes his design for a lever-powered all-terrain wheelchair under $200. About Amos Winter Amos Winter is an Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering at MIT. He is the Director of the Global Engineering and Research (GEAR) Lab, which creates technological solutions for emerging markets and developing countries. Winter is the principal inventor of…

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