• CLIENT MAKEDO

    Unlocking New Play Experiences in Cardboard Construction with Slide-Saw
  • CHALLENGE
    To create a product for the toy company, MAKEDO, that gives greater independence to kids ages 7+ and empowers a new audience of Makers of every age.

    DELIVERABLE
    A multitool that combines a better saw, a perforator, and a clean aesthetic in line with the company's brand.

  • DESIGN FEATURES
    Affordances that are functional and delightful at every angle. 
  • TECHNICAL DRAWINGS
    Orthographics measured in millimeters.
  • Exploded view: 1) blade, 2) SCRU-lock, 3) mechanism, 4) perforator, 5) handle.
  • FUTURE
    MAKEDO continues to enjoy international fanfare and a growing network of users. Their next products are currently in development. I continue to use MAKEDO for quick prototyping with cardboard, and building semi-permanent furniture. You can find some of my projects on Instructables.
  • Process, easy-to-read, at elioicaza.com.