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by Dan Lewis
February 14th, 2019, 4:51 pm
Forum: consumer products
Topic: Karim Rashid Collection - Gorenje
Replies: 9
Views: 1968

Re: Karim Rashid Collection - Gorenje

I wondering how long you could live with it?
by Dan Lewis
February 12th, 2019, 1:33 pm
Forum: transportation
Topic: Porsche 992 Movie
Replies: 1
Views: 771

Porsche 992 Movie

Great visuals in this 90 minute Porsche 992 (latest version). Sketches, renderings, clay models ................. If you are a Porsche buff, like me, you will love it. If you are a car buff, you will love it. If you are an industrial designer, you will love it. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D5oo6i...
by Dan Lewis
February 7th, 2019, 6:25 pm
Forum: general design discussion
Topic: The Philosophy of Familiarism
Replies: 20
Views: 4845

Re: The Philosophy of Familiarism

The idea is when you see a hammer you know to hold it in a particular way and what action to perform with it.
Yes, of course, .........................WHEN IT’S ACTUALLY A HAMMER!!!
by Dan Lewis
February 7th, 2019, 9:07 am
Forum: general design discussion
Topic: The Philosophy of Familiarism
Replies: 20
Views: 4845

Re: The Philosophy of Familiarism

I think it can help the greater design community. After learning about this concept in July, I started to work on a coin bank inspired by these kind of familiar actions. I ended up calling my creation the "Hammer Bank" and it plays off the idea of "Break glass incase of emergency". When you see a h...
by Dan Lewis
February 5th, 2019, 4:28 pm
Forum: general design discussion
Topic: The Philosophy of Familiarism
Replies: 20
Views: 4845

Re: The Philosophy of Familiarism

YIKES
by Dan Lewis
January 29th, 2019, 4:48 pm
Forum: general design discussion
Topic: Florence Knoll Bassett -- RIP
Replies: 0
Views: 971

Florence Knoll Bassett -- RIP

Florence Knoll Bassett died last Friday -- Rest in peace.

https://www.fastcompany.com/90297917/le ... ern-design
by Dan Lewis
January 29th, 2019, 10:27 am
Forum: materials and processes
Topic: Chrome Finish
Replies: 19
Views: 6348

Re: Chrome Finish

Ralph, the update is metallization by sputtering rather than evaporation, using stainless steel. This is what's used on the metallized silverware. Sputter equipment manufacturers:

https://www.kolzer.com/metallization
http://www.tapematic.it/
by Dan Lewis
January 24th, 2019, 8:19 am
Forum: portfolios
Topic: Portfolio Feedback
Replies: 7
Views: 2294

Re: Portfolio Feedback

First, take a good look at the kerning in your name - D AN DEVINE and all of your headings - it's disconcerting and shows lack of attention to small detail before you see any of your work. Take the donut water bottle out - in an interview, you will be asked questions that will become a sticking poin...
by Dan Lewis
January 9th, 2019, 8:24 am
Forum: general design discussion
Topic: RESOURCES/ADVICE TO CREATE A TOOL FOR ID STUDENT
Replies: 5
Views: 1285

Re: RESOURCES/ADVICE TO CREATE A TOOL FOR ID STUDENT

WOW, seriously, this is a Master's thesis!!!!!!
by Dan Lewis
December 15th, 2018, 2:42 pm
Forum: general design discussion
Topic: Can you guess this Material & Process?
Replies: 5
Views: 3734

Re: Can you guess this Material & Process?

All diecast zinc. Not a guess.
by Dan Lewis
November 8th, 2018, 9:08 am
Forum: off topic
Topic: China is improving it's working conditions
Replies: 5
Views: 7598

Re: China is improving it's working conditions

You are presuming a lot without much background - "Fact is they are also improving these work conditions drastically. .... would you (Given the opportunity), bring your design to life in one of these so called 'sweat shops" ? Which is it? China doesn't produce 90% of the world's products.
by Dan Lewis
November 6th, 2018, 8:28 am
Forum: general design discussion
Topic: Future of Product Design
Replies: 13
Views: 15050

Re: Future of Product Design

zh wrote:
November 4th, 2018, 2:28 pm
In 20 years, will there still be a demand for industrial designers in the US?
YES
by Dan Lewis
October 23rd, 2018, 8:02 am
Forum: projects
Topic: Project: 1 Strike Hammer
Replies: 17
Views: 13483

Re: Project: 1 Strike Hammer

+ one on the pointless. And, those Borrani wheels are going to need a lead or zinc hammer.
by Dan Lewis
August 31st, 2018, 9:47 am
Forum: general design discussion
Topic: Whiteboard Materials/coatings
Replies: 8
Views: 8477

Re: Whiteboard Materials/coatings

US Steel - Vitrenamel - porcelain enamel steel sheet.

https://www.ussteel.com/products-soluti ... vitrenamel
by Dan Lewis
August 16th, 2018, 7:50 am
Forum: materials and processes
Topic: Glue for Polyurethane Resin Parts
Replies: 4
Views: 15733

Re: Glue for Polyurethane Resin Parts

rubber modified cyanoacrylate.