Exploration of forms:
Straight edge treatment
My favourite is number 2 where the top compartment is hidden.
CURVE EDGE TREATMENT
My favourite is number 7 as it feels most balanced.
ELLIPSE FOOTPRINT (INSTEAD OF CIRCLE)
In this series, there’s more of the product facing the user, but Read more →
Here are the updates for the new design together with quick renders of it.Shallower Studs Edge with a smaller fillet radius Ends of the Board follows the circumference of a circle Study Report (Load Simulation of the new design: PC ABS was used as the material)
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…
Version 3.2 of The Board shows a more natural flow on the top surface of the board with a slight concave curve on the top, this curve will force users to have their knees to bend slightly inwards to give the user more stability on the board. the board was also lowered to let users mount the board easily. The Read more →