Lamp
Amelie Bunte, André Saloga, Anette Stroeh, Anette Ströh, Bauhaus-Universität Weimar, Chris Lefteri, Christoph Zientz, Design, Hannover Fair, Hannover Messe, Hydroforming, IHU, Innenhochdruckumformung, Karsten Naumann, Lamp, Making It: Manufacturing Techniques for Product Design, Material Trends, Metal, Product Design, Robert Franzheld, Technische Universität Darmstadt, TU Darmstadt

Production Date
2004-2005

Cooperation Partners
Bauhaus-Universität Weimar, DE
Technische Universität Darmstadt, DE

Team
Amelie Bunte
Robert Franzheld
André Saloga
Anette Ströh
Christoph Zientz
Karsten Naumann

Presented In
‘Making It: Manufacturing Techniques
for Product Design’
by Chris Lefteri

Exhibited At
Hannover Fair 2005


Info

Lighting source integrated into a handrail making the precise lighting of the path, staircase etc. possible wherever placed. It is controlled by a motion sensor and therefore only emits light when needed.

Background: In fall 2004, for the first time, a co-operation between Bauhaus University and a Technical University was launched to work in an interdisciplinary manner on the development of a new product family. Two engineering students from TU Darmstadt and four product design students from the Bauhaus-University of Weimar collaborated on the project. The team of six students was assigned the task of working on the topic of handrail systems. The aim was to design a product family and realize a prototype. The whole cycle of concept, design, simulation of data, construction of the product and the tool as well as the actual manufacturing of tool and product was to be concluded in the time span of five months. The handrail system should be produced with the technology of hydroforming. The different hydroformed parts connect standard handrail tubes without any welding needed. The results of the cooperation were exhibited and explained in a lecture in April 2005 on the industrial fair ‘Hannover Messe’. This project was chosen to explain the technology of hydroforming in the book “Making It: Manufacturing Techniques for Product Design” by Chris Lefteri.

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Amelie Bunte, André Saloga, Anette Stroeh, Anette Ströh, Bauhaus-Universität Weimar, Chris Lefteri, Christoph Zientz, Design, Hannover Fair, Hannover Messe, Hydroforming, IHU, Innenhochdruckumformung, Karsten Naumann, Lamp, Making It: Manufacturing Techniques for Product Design, Material Trends, Metal, Product Design, Robert Franzheld, Technische Universität Darmstadt, TU Darmstadt

Motion sensor


Amelie Bunte, André Saloga, Anette Stroeh, Anette Ströh, Bauhaus-Universität Weimar, Chris Lefteri, Christoph Zientz, Design, Hannover Fair, Hannover Messe, Hydroforming, IHU, Innenhochdruckumformung, Karsten Naumann, Lamp, Making It: Manufacturing Techniques for Product Design, Material Trends, Metal, Product Design, Robert Franzheld, Technische Universität Darmstadt, TU Darmstadt

In action


Amelie Bunte, André Saloga, Anette Stroeh, Anette Ströh, Bauhaus-Universität Weimar, Chris Lefteri, Christoph Zientz, Design, Hannover Fair, Hannover Messe, Hydroforming, IHU, Innenhochdruckumformung, Karsten Naumann, Lamp, Making It: Manufacturing Techniques for Product Design, Material Trends, Metal, Product Design, Robert Franzheld, Technische Universität Darmstadt, TU Darmstadt

At daytime


Amelie Bunte, André Saloga, Anette Stroeh, Anette Ströh, Bauhaus-Universität Weimar, Chris Lefteri, Christoph Zientz, Design, Hannover Fair, Hannover Messe, Hydroforming, IHU, Innenhochdruckumformung, Karsten Naumann, Lamp, Making It: Manufacturing Techniques for Product Design, Material Trends, Metal, Product Design, Robert Franzheld, Technische Universität Darmstadt, TU Darmstadt

Production process


Amelie Bunte, André Saloga, Anette Stroeh, Anette Ströh, Bauhaus-Universität Weimar, Chris Lefteri, Christoph Zientz, Design, Hannover Fair, Hannover Messe, Hydroforming, IHU, Innenhochdruckumformung, Karsten Naumann, Lamp, Making It: Manufacturing Techniques for Product Design, Material Trends, Metal, Product Design, Robert Franzheld, Technische Universität Darmstadt, TU Darmstadt

Production process


Amelie Bunte, André Saloga, Anette Stroeh, Anette Ströh, Bauhaus-Universität Weimar, Chris Lefteri, Christoph Zientz, Design, Hannover Fair, Hannover Messe, Hydroforming, IHU, Innenhochdruckumformung, Karsten Naumann, Lamp, Making It: Manufacturing Techniques for Product Design, Material Trends, Metal, Product Design, Robert Franzheld, Technische Universität Darmstadt, TU Darmstadt

Production process


Amelie Bunte, André Saloga, Anette Stroeh, Anette Ströh, Bauhaus-Universität Weimar, Chris Lefteri, Christoph Zientz, Design, Hannover Fair, Hannover Messe, Hydroforming, IHU, Innenhochdruckumformung, Karsten Naumann, Lamp, Making It: Manufacturing Techniques for Product Design, Material Trends, Metal, Product Design, Robert Franzheld, Technische Universität Darmstadt, TU Darmstadt

Production process


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