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ASTM WK80019

New Guide for Exoskeleton Design Factors

1. Scope

The purpose of the document is to provide a set of design considerations that may be considered by the designers and manufacturers of exoskeletons in the course of producing the devices. This should reduce repetition, and improve the economy and efficiency of design and manufacture.


Exoskeleton; Computer Aided Design; Simulation; Exosuit; Manufacturing


The development of any system to run in line with the human form can be extremely tricky, with this guide designs/Manufacturers will be able to move the process quicker and easier.

The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.


Developed by Subcommittee: F48.01

Committee: F48

Staff Manager: Nora Nimmerichter

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Date Initiated: 11-23-2021

Technical Contact: Liang Yang

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