Idea - FICS

Safe Chaff-Cutter

Team and Contact Details

Student Name School Degree Year Email
Ebad Ur RehmanSEECSUndergraduateFourth243ebad@gmail.com
Ibrar UllahSMMEUndergraduateFourthibrarullah06@gmail.com
Hammad MaqsoodSMMEUndergraduateFourthhamadmaqsood1@gmail.com

Inter School Idea ? No
Do you need expertises from another area: No
If Yes please provide details of expertises you need:

Idea Details

Idea Name: Safe Chaff-Cutter
Slogan: Safe, Low-cost Chaff Cutter
Supervisor Name: Dr.Sana Waheed
Supervisor Designation: Assistant Professor
Supervisor School: SMME
Supervisor Department: Mechanical Engineering
Contact number:
Email ID: sana.waheed@smme.nust.edu.pk
Abstract:
    Chaff Cutters being made locally lack any safety features and thus are the resason of >50% of agricultural injuries. We aim to make a safe chaff cutter within affordability of our locals.
What is the unmet need in society that your idea will fulfill ?
    The chaff-cutters being manufactured locally lack any kind of safety features. > 50% of agricultural injuries are chaff cutter injuries and these injuries are almost all upper limb amputations of various grades. The safer options in the market are imported and thus are not affordable for locals.
Who needs it ? How many would benefit ?
   Most of the 63% of our population i.e rural population have cattle at their homes or farms. They work with chaff cutters on daily basis. So they
How will the solution works
    We
Who are your competitors ? How is your solution different
    Our competitors are the local chaff cutter makers who aren
Status: new
Entry Date & Time: 2021-01-10 (0942)