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Lawrence

Manhattan, New York, United States

Design Student

Member since September 08, 2008

  • Analyzing similar products

    Well-being, Industrial Design

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    What are products that serve a similar purpose?

    1- IKEA furniture: Special attachment between the product and the user; DIY

    2- Lego: Creative and feel accomplishment

    3- self-made ceramic tableware: Special connection between the maker and the product

    4- Hand-made furniture: Precious value

    5- UHURU STOOLEN LITE Scrap Wood Table: Sustainable and Eco-friendly by Emily Pilloton

    6- Wood Waste Scraps for Beautiful Patchwork Furniture: Eco-friendly

    What are materials and manufacturing processes that are available and appropriate for your location?

    MDF (Medium Density Fiberboard)

    Metal

    Plastic

    Plastic wood

    Plywood

    Scrap Wood

    Solid Wood

    Synthetic wood


    Cutting

    Casting

    CNC

    Gluing

    Injection forming

    Pressing

    Rotational molding

    Vacuum forming

    Welding

    Sewing

    TreesUs:(My Thesis Project)

    Technology: Low tech but labor required.

    Social Responsibility/ Environmental Impact: It is creative way to reuse a natural material that is usually left for waste. By recycling this limited natural material, it reduces the number of trees that have been cutting down annually to keep our earth green. By turning those scraps wood into functional furniture, it is occupying certain percentage of in furniture market that satisfies consumer’s needs for domestic furniture.

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My Interests

  • Industrial Design
  • Environmental Design
  • Communication Design
  • Fashion Design
  • Audio/Visual Design