Technology Biomechanic-Based Design of Knee Protector Generator for Portable Electricity Generation to Support Military Operations in the Field

  • Andik Sugiarta Politeknik Angkatan Darat, Malang, Indonesia
  • Kasiyanto Kasiyanto Politeknik Angkatan Darat, Malang, Indonesia
  • Dekki Widiatmoko Politeknik Angkatan Darat, Malang, Indonesia
  • Mokhammad Syafaat Politeknik Angkatan Darat, Malang, Indonesia
  • Afif Achmad Politeknik Angkatan Darat, Malang, Indonesia
  • Iqra Asif Riphah International University, Pakistan
Keywords: Biomechanic, Charging, Generator, Gearbox, Portable


Background: In the 5.0 era which depends on electrical energy, innovation is needed to overcome the limitations of batteries in electronic devices. An innovative device has been created that uses knee joint movement to produce renewable energy.
Objective: Knee movements are converted into electrical energy through a special gearbox that rotates a generator, converting the energy to a power bank as a storage medium.
Methods: This study used an experimental method.
Result: This research produces 5.6 Watts of power, providing an eective solution for charging batteries in mobility conditions.
Conclusion: By utilizing knee joint movements and biomechanical analysis, this tool can utilize dierences in force, angle and speed of movement to produce the required electricity.


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How to Cite
Sugiarta, A., Kasiyanto, K., Widiatmoko, D., Syafaat, M., Achmad, A., & Asif, I. (2024). Technology Biomechanic-Based Design of Knee Protector Generator for Portable Electricity Generation to Support Military Operations in the Field. Jurnal Bumigora Information Technology (BITe), 5(2), 159-170.