"The stunning engineering underlying the design of a diaper."

#Products

Sat, Jul 2nd, 2016 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

Bill the Engineer Guy shows how the humble diaper is actually a feat of engineering combining various layers and materials in order to produce a remarkable liquid soaking device that's entirely disposable.

Bill reveals the stunning engineering underlying the design of a diaper. He describes the five layers of a diaper, including the superabsorbent polymer in the diaper's core. He illustrates the action of this polymer with a stunning demonstration using a single bead of polymer: it soaks up enough water to grow from a diameter of 4 mm to nearly a half inch.

  926

 

You may also be interested in:

Blue Balls Help Children Sleep at Night
The Man Ring: Titanium Utility Ring With Built-In Tools
QLOCKTWO W: A Watch That Gives the Time in Words
Lazyglasses: Watch TV or Read While Lying Flat on Your Back
IKEA Hackers