Bean Seed Thresher

Bean Seed Thresher

Bean Thresher design team (from left to right): Zach Albright, Erika Crosby, Ben Ambrose, and Khoa Nguyen

Team (from left to right):
Zach Albright, Erika Crosby, Ben Ambrose, and Khoa Nguyen

 

Photo of the Bean Thresher machine and poster

The bean seed thresher is a post harvest device that is used to remove the hull from beans. In developed countries a combine harvester already does this, but in third world countries, where manual harvesting takes place, the beans still need to be removed from the hull.

ME 491 Project

Project Media

Final Presentation (.pdf)

Poster (Spanish) (.pdf)

YouTube Links

http://youtu.be/MtiNSzf2xC4