Can Opener

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[[Part # Part Name Category Function Material(s) Picture/Sketch 1 Casing Structural component Hold, protect, and support internal and external components ABS plastic 2 Guide bar Support element Guides lever arm and can Metal (Al) 3 Magnet Hold can lid 4 Geared wheel Output Rotate can Metal 5 Cutting blade Cut though can lid Metal 6 Lever arm structural Holds blade and magnet; on/off switch plastic 7 Motor input Rotate the geared wheel Metal plate, coil 8 Medium gear transmission Reduce speed of rotation and more torque Inner gear (metal) outer gear plastic (different type) 9 Large gear Transmission Reduce speed of rotation and more torque; connects to geared wheel Plastic with metal axle 10 Switch Power supply Completes circuit; on/off switch Copper with plastic plate (nonconductor)

11 Power cord Power supply Supply power to motor Wires and insulation with a metal connection ]]