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3D Hubs recently received an application for their Student Grant from Paul Kohlhaussen a student at Richmond, thanks to 3D printing, Paul was able to combine expensive and discontinued cameras into one new device: The PK-6142016, also known as the Cycloptic Mustard Monster.
Since its conception, the toilet brush has been prone to creating less than desirable conditions, including a build up of residue and wastewater when stowed away. Through some very simple design changes, the Balance Brush provides an effortless solution to this. A perfectly weighted redesign allows the Balance Brush to
For Dubai Design Days 2017, Bee'ah, the Middle East's leading integrated environmental management company based in Sharjah, U.A.E, has commissioned KALO as one of two teams of designers to explore the potential of using its locally recycled rubber crumbs in a furniture collection. Ammar Kalo's Macaron Seats explore the
Everyone loves BBQ and other grilled foods while camping, but cleaning, storing and moving your grill is always a challenge. Often, the weight of camping gear, a typical grill's bulky size and general lack of storage space are obstacles for outdoor lovers. BBQ grills should be easy to clean and
Qmod is an educational Kit developed to empower kids to learn about the science of energy in a hands-on and memorable way. The Energy Kit includes the Qmod Energy Block, card game, instructions and everything you need to power imaginations with the possibilities of what the future of energy might
Aegis is an exoskeleton that assists loggers with their tasks and protects them from falling objects such as trees and limbs. Loggers have one of the most dangerous job in the United States. According to statistics from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, they're reported to have had 110.9 injuries and 78 deaths in 2014, which means it's 30 times more likely for a logging worker to die than the average worker.
YAYA is a concept wearable device designed to revolutionize the way we straighten our teeth. As a smart wearable teeth brace, YAYA can detect the position of your teeth with its sensor, then shifts each tooth separately to the right place by using several magnetic controllers. YAYA can be connected
The hospital gown is the one object that follows the patient to every single part of the hospital experience. It hasn't been touched in over 100 years since its v1, which is why I designed Gown 2.0.
Hair dryers currently on the market have absolutely comical shapes and a tangle of wires, so we decided to make our own cool hair dryer. We wanted to show that we could have different geometries and functions with the same mechanism, so we decided to break down the hair dryer
For people facing jet lag, Jeggo offers a preventative and treatment strategy: It automatically synchronizes with a 'jet lag plan' to adjust your body clock to the destination time, and it reminds you when to avoid or absorb light through light effects mimicking sunrise and sunset. By tilting the reflective
Breeze is a lamp that uses natural ways of lighting and extinguishing fire to create a neo-analog and gesture experience. Blowing can be used to both to set and terminate natural fires, and a fires can be passed from one spot to another. Using digital technologies, these elemental procedures are mimicked, and bodily interaction stimulates light.
Traditional compact kitchen cabinets take up unnecessary space in the office and end up cluttered with junk. LoLo, the modular micro-kitchen, is a modern and flexible kitchen alternative for small spaces in offices, hostels or even at home. Designed in Russia, it is produced by furniture design start-up LLLOOCH. The
The T1 is a professional grade automated injection molding system. As part of a full service platform that provides on-demand molds and resins, anyone with a CAD file can begin plastic part production on location at their facility with end use resolution. Parts can be made rigid, flexible, impact resistant,
What is the best way to get airport passengers with reduced mobility to the gate and back? Nowadays, many airports use golf carts. But as the name says, these vehicles aren't designed with airports in mind. Therefore, Dutch manufacturer Special Mobility asked design firm Studio Rotor to design a vehicle
Hundreds of thousands of tons end fabric waste up in landfill in the U.S. alone every year. Lintite is a new material made of dryer lint and concrete that aims to reduce some of this waste. This past week, Daniel Lev Coleman debuted his new collection of lintite furniture at
Last summer, I noticed that the plastic pots I had purchased at the beginning of the season were all broken because I had forgotten to protect them for the winter. I wanted to find a solution and design an outdoor pot that would be able to spend the summer and
Kniterate is a digital knitting machine that wants to change fashion the way desktop 3D printers are revolutionizing manufacturing. It uses yarn to "print" digital clothing files. Via an easy-to-use internet platform, users can design garments from scratch, edit templates or upload their own images and press "knit".
VaporScape is an interactive soundscape installation in collaboration with NikeLab's The Vision-Airs project, globally launched to celebrate Nike's new VaporMax technology. The idea behind this exhibit is detecting the humidity of the room and the temperature of audience members' skin and translating the vaporization rate into sound modulation.
The U34 lamp is our third design developed under our modern lighting concept, this time exploring the spherical volume of an icosahedral structure. The repetition of equilateral triangles of identical dimensions enables an easier production and assembly. As with the rest of our U lamps, the U34's materials and looks take heavily from urban architecture, in this case a more pronounced nod towards industrial metallic structures.
As a woodworker and a digital fabricator, I was excited to combine my passion for Japanese wood joinery with my love for glass. These Japanese wooden joints (the Nejire-kumi-tsguite, the Kawai-tsuguite, and the Shihou-hozo-tsguite) were 3D printed and then cast in glass. The physical glass piece is a functioning, mobile joint.
In our tech-driven society, it is easy to overlook the needs of an industry that still exists entirely in a physical environment. Much hasn't changed in regards to hand tool design and innovation in the recent past—and for good reason. Hand tools have evolved to reflect the
3D Hubs recently worked with Mark Thielen a PhD Candidate from the Technical University of Eindhoven Netherlands, through 3D printing, Mark is able to create functional organs and internal structures based on MRI scans that otherwise would not possible with conventional production technologies. Traditionally these manikins were little more than
PAIS was created by Brigitta Nemeth for Blaha office and is designed to set your own space and to have an impact on your surroundings. In a modern office we need products that are as flexible as today's way of working. Common privacy screens are fixed and rigidly set the boundaries of the working environment.
As we continue to convert more and more of the earth's resources into products for the human world, we need to consider that what we have already converted is not going anywhere: it will remain in its product form. This project is meant to bring materials with explicit circular life-cycles
The new NOLO VR Motion Tracking System is engineered to provide an affordable, yet immersive VR experience and turn any mobile headset into a room-scale VR system. Powered by Po-larTraq, LYRobotix's proprietary spatial positioning technology, NOLO not only enhances Google Cardboard games and other mobile-only VR experiences, but the tracking
Over 50 billion disposable plastic water bottles are thrown away around the world every year. BU Water aims to bring you an innovative alternative to single use bottles by encouraging people to conserve resources with a reusable bottle that filters water on the go.
Modefi is a bike designed by the user. Bike commuters share a common purpose, but not a singular way of use. Commuters modify their bike frame to fit the their diverse needs; we wanted to embrace that. Individuality and the power of choice, are key in today's marketplace. Users desire
Artefact worked with eSight on the design of eSight 3, the only patented wearable in the world that restores vision to the legally blind. With eSight 3, visually impaired people can recognize the faces of loved ones for the first time, navigate the world around them, and independently manage daily
SSME Necho 5.1 is a surround sound system that is worn around the neck. The idea for the Necho came to me when I absolutely had to have a surround sound system in my computer room. I realized I would have had to undergo a massive project just to add
Orbitkey transforms your cluster of keys into a beautiful and organized stack—eliminating key jingles, scratches and bulk associated with traditional key rings, making your keys easier to carry. With the range of accessories available, including a bottle opener, multi-tool and USB drive, the Orbitkey also helps you get things done
Over 100,000 people die every year from natural disasters. Their families have often lost everything they own, and they can't afford to give their loved ones the funeral they deserve. Our casket provides an affordable, sustainable, and dignified solution for victims of natural disasters. It packs flat for expedited deployment
Senik is a low-cost, technologically innovative fire extinguisher that was born out of a desire to make fire safety accessible to low-income settlements in India. It challenges the age-old design and presents a solution that is instinctive to use even in situations of extreme emergency, especially for users who are
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