As it is a miniature model, the tilting mechanism has been simplified. The pin used will be a jewellery making pin.
On/off button is done by recessing slightly into the body,
Approach one: lid sitting atop,
Approach two: hinged lid
Currently, I am trying to see if it is possible to eliminate the lid altogether. Like it is a built-in cover instead of a separate piece.
1. Overall form: triangular cap, circular bottom.
Ideally, the neck point is where the user will hold the tube. Change in shape helps the tube to rest nicely on user’s finger.
2. The funnel
Old design: funnel opening occupies half of the cap. I designed this to signal that the other half is closed and airtight, then I realise actually no Read more →
some updates…in the mist of my messy schedule trying to balance school, FYP, job applications, exams and relationships :((((
my next step is finish CAD all designs and make them 3D printable…
Referred to various futuristic vehicles from movies and the form of existing sports cars for inspiration of the form. Made the design lighter than the previous design by hollowing the board and exposing some portion of the board.
Draft 5:Further development of the playground Add detailed elements to the model Major: Waist twist Walk; Arm roller; Leg balance; Seating area
1.To create resting area
2. to maintain the taichi symbol look
4. easy construction
Phoenix(凤凰feng huang) are a mythological birds in Chinese history that reign over other birds.
Originally, Feng Huang are two different birds of same breed. Feng is the male and Huang is the female. Later, during Yuan Dynasty, the two words are combined to one Fenghuang as the king of birds. As the image of dragon is slowly accepted to describe male Read more →