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Re: Competition by design
bobjengr   8/14/2012 8:54:52 PM
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I agree Rob.  I would love to know the iterations the blade runner went through during the design phase of his prosthetic limbs.   I think his optimism becomes legendary and demonstrates the great marriage between engineering design and the ability of those designs to make better the lives of those with disabilities.  This guy probably does not think he is a hero but I certainly do. 

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Re: Competition by design
Rob Spiegel   8/15/2012 10:09:55 AM
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A hero indeed, Bobjengr. One thing I've always wondered is how the stump can take the pressure of a pounding run. Perhaps the prosthetic limbs absorb some of the impact.

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