Improvised Load Carrying Device

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In this version of load carrying device,the weight is distributed over the shoulders and the upper back,substituting the traditional way of carrying bricks on the head.The hands rest in an ergonomically comfortable position on the supports provided,thus also contributing in balancing the weight which is on the platform above.This device is made from stainless steel which is high in strength and at the same time very light

Prototype of our design

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Sreenath Mallela

D Sai Sidharth

(BITS Pilani, Hyderabad Campus)

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