Digital film and photography, off-road vehicle suspensions and drivetrains, short-stroke and long-stroke gas piston firearms, 3D printing and design.
Techniques Whiton Erikson Uses:
I identify the problem that needs to be fixed through personal experience with inadequacy or through another's request. I then assess what the end result of a solution needs to be then I use trial and error or thoughtful engineering to adapt to the problem and find a viable solution.
Whiton Erikson's Problem Solving Skills:
Computer Hardware Repair
Whiton Erikson's Problem Solving Experience:
I designed and 3D printed a simple V8 engine for an auto mechanics class.
I created a functioning skid plate for off-road vehicles from a wheelbarrow.
I machined an improved magazine release for the AR-15 platform at home.
I created a simple rabbit ear device with ears that could raise, lower, and pivot for a child's costume.
I conducted research on aircraft fuselage design which won accolades and awards in a regional science fair.