Universally Accessible Podium

  • UNIVERSALLY ACCESSIBLE PODIUM
    Design Principles I
    Fall Semester 2014
  • Concept Sketches
  • Concept Drawings
  • Persona
  • Problem Statement & Design Intent 
  • Sketch Models 
    form explorations with tin plated steel
  • 1/2 scale blue foam model 
  • 1/6 scale yellow foam model 
  • Works-Like Models
    experimented with hinges in tin plated steel to test the concept of adjustable locking hinges
  • Mechanism 
    gradual transition from standing position to wheelchair-accessible position
  • Scale
  • Orthographic View Drawings
  • Process
    1/4 scale final yellow foam model in the making 
  • Final Product - Part A 
    Standing Position
  • Final Product - Part B
    Wheelchair Position
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