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    People interested in this may also enjoy Dan Gelbart’s short presentation on flexures and their uses and construction in his (albeit rather smart) home workshop:

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PaypcVFPs48

    This is part of a larger series on making prototypes, all of which are quite interesting.

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      Oh? I thought Dan runs a lab (and a company making sintering machines).

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        All his vids in that series are in his very well provisioned home lab. He’s taken expensive jig boring machines in lieu of performance bonuses in the past. He’s living the dream!

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      the whole field of compliant mechanisms is really interesting - especailly when you consider that you can build acuators on silicon.