Badger Gate. INTEREGR 160 Team Amit Professor John Murphy S.A. Amit Nimunkar Client Mark Novak. About AgrAbility. Mark Novak, a BSE professor at UW-Madison is an outreach specialist for AgrAbility
Professor John Murphy
S.A. Amit Nimunkar
Client Mark Novak
The basic model was a plywood base, with square, 2x2 fence posts, wire fencing, and a ¾ inch diameter PVC pipe, 2’ by 1’ gate. Eye hooks constituted the hinges, and a plastic wheel can mounted to the end of the gate.
+ The gate is able to swing both into and out of the pen.
+ Opens gate quickly.
+ Can be opened manually if system should fail.
Requires more installation.
Length of pulley arms and cables take up more space.Strengths and Weaknesses
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