an exercise in redisigning an existing consumer product into a smaller, more
a standard Philips Philishave electric razor was chosen for the
existing shell was removed, all internal
components rearranged and the process of creating a new more compact body
numerous design concepts were developed until the Manta razor design was
chosen. it was the most compact and actually created a solid and functional
product that was a pleasure to hold and behold.
solidworks 3D modeling then enabled the concept to be realised and
developed. using modern 3D printing tecniques, the shell
was manufactured and made a reality.
hand finished and painted, the model achieved an excelent consumer
industry standard look and functionality.