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1 ) Pounded Yam Making Machine

ABSTRACT Nigerians and many of the West African countries grow yam and it forms one of the most prepared food in the region. Yam is consumed in various meal forms like: boiled yam, yam porridge, yam cake and pounded yam etc. People especially in urban area, prepare pounded yam occasionally mainly because of the drudgery involve in the process. This work is aimed at designing and constructing a yam pounding machine. It is to have a set of beaters mounted on a rotating shaft; such that the beaters hit the boiled yam until the desired soft paste is achieved. Other elements of the proposed machine are belt and pulley system, receptacle for holding the boi .........Continue Reading