Main Project Final Report Part 2 lockbox

Why and what next? As of now the project is not completely finished. I intend on adding some pictures to the side of the box to make it even more…

Main Project Report Part 1 Lockbox

For my final project I decided to make a lock box for my girlfriend Eve who is currently studying abroad in Argentina. On Valentineā€™s Day before she left I gave…

Aesthetic Exploration: Guitars

I have chosen to explore the aesthetics behind different types of guitars around the world. There are many shapes and sizes out there and each has their own aesthetic appeal…

Upcycle: Corian box

For my upcycle project I chose to make a box for myself made completely of this material called Corian. This is a solid surface material primarily used for making countertops…

Final Stretch: Chest

Over the past 2 week I have been trying different methods to shape the chest but have run into some problems. I have been trying to make the box more…

Construction Timeline: Personal Box

April 8th: Buy all remaining hardware necessary for the functionality portion to work properly so that other aesthetic designing can be improved around those dimensions. Also cut down and accessory…

Top 5 Constraints: Locked Box

Aesthetic: My project must follow a specific color theme and reflect the personality of the person that it is being made for. I need to design the project keeping my…

Main Project Inspiration

My project inspiration comes from my girlfriend who is currently studying abroad in Argentina. I originally planned to make her something on my own time but this project has given…

Skills and Aspirations

I am a mechanical engineering major and I really enjoy working with my hands. I have experience working in a fabrication shop where I worked with many different tools and…

Design Loop: Corian Box

I have finally decided to follow through with my corian box design. The brainstorming process for this decision was fairly simple and easy. It was between this and the transparent…

Upcycle Progress: Corian Update

  I am still unsure on what design I will do for my Corian Upcycle project but I have found two designs that I think that I will go with.…

Upcycle Progress: Corian

  My upcycle project was inspired by a company that I worked for a couple of years ago called American Installations. This is a countertop fabrication and installation company. Here…