The Genesis is another example of biomimicry - solving complex engineering problems by imitating solutions provided by nature
The Genesis is based on the turtle's shell which provides protection and cushioning
In the assessment, a specially developed evaluation matrix was used to quantify the technologies; this included criteria such as structural relevance, possible part size, production tolerance and manufacturing costs. The results showed that a refined FDM process also looked to be a promising candidate for the future-oriented subject of additive manufacturing.
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