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IR THERMOMETER

(to be released)

IR  THERMOMETER

Educational project   |   topic: product analysis   |   2018   |   4 weeks

 

The challenge

The challenge in this project was to redesign an infrared thermometer for a brand of choice.

 
 

Brand analysis: Volvo

 
 
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general apperarance

- modern
- precise
- „techy“
- geometric
- „constructed“ look

characteristics

- vaulted, quick turning, fading lines
- unexpected moves and turns
- sharp creases interacting cleverly with part lines
- part lines break up geometry
- „thor‘s hammer“ light signature
 

cmf

- natural, desaturated colours on consumer cars
- swedish national colours on race cars
- playing with contrast colours or tone-on-tone
- soft touch vs. gloss

 
 

Final Design

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Building a working prototype

 
 

Disassembling the old thermometer

 
 
 
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Ideating

 
 
 
 

Testing ergonomics

 
 
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CAD modelling

 
 
 

3D printing

 
 
 
 

fit electronics

 
 
 

Painting

 
 
 

The result

 
 
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