Last September the Autodesk Corp., producers of awesome product design software, featured Hydrobee as its Innovator of the Month. Now they are holding an online voting contest for Autodesk 2014 Inventor of the Year. The voting link is not obvious, it’s here and just takes a second. Please vote for Hydrobee!
Meanwhile Update: Production development in China is continuing with DA Graphics. Minor design changes have led to a better design, too. Latest schedule is to have working model in hand in late April. February is very slow month because of Chinese New Year affecting all production in China for a few weeks. It’s the biggest annual migration of large mammals known to mankind – 300-400 million Chinese people going home for the holiday.
Our Firebee charger to turn heat into power is in development here with students at the University of Washington – more in another blog post!