This week's video from Eric Strebel is a little different: Here the industrial designer uses his modelmaking, prototyping and design skills to create a cosplay amulet that can self-illuminate. He walks you through the entire process, and it really gives you a good idea of how you can harness the techniques demonstrated in his previous videos to prototype whatever you can imagine:
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Here industrial designer Eric Strebel shows you how to build your own spray booth out of foamcore. "The unit is very light, that makes it easier to build and potentially move around your shop if you don't have a permanent home for it," Strebel writes. He uses a nifty trick
For those of you doing small-batch production work, here's a super-informative video on how you can take a single solid part, then create molds for it so that you can not only reproduce that part, but also take out most of the unnecessary mass beneath the surface. "This makes the
In 2017 we were lucky enough to have both Tim Prestero and his team at Design That Matters as well as Eric Strebel of Botzen Design share some great advice, workflow and efficiency tips and a look at their processes. With an emphasis on hands-on, their information should make your
While most of you already know how to build a box, here industrial designer Eric Strebel demonstrates his system for creating reusable mold/casting boxes, and describes how having a bunch of these lying around in different sizes can improve your shop efficiency: