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Heatmobile 2.0
This Shape Memory Metal (Nitinol) engine is driven by hot water!You may recall the famous Thermobile, created in 1985 by Frederick Wang. The...
Nitinol Wire Inchworm
This Inch Worm walking robot is actuated by nitinol wire. Nitinol is an alloy that can 'remember' a given shape or in this case length. The Inch Worm...
'Hot' wire
Nitinol is a metal alloy, sometimes also called 'memory metal' or more properly Shape Memory Alloy (SMA). This memory effect was originally...