Urban Shelter; Product analysis (cost (Budget for manufacchoring: 800kr ,…
Urban Shelter; Product analysis
Budget for manufacchoring: 800kr
1 month of selling metro news paper provided by the government= getting the product for free
Will ideally be funded by the government(part from money they use for public services) or from a charity for the products manufacturing.
Safety risks to take in consideration with design: -sharp edges
-maunting of product
Adding a lock from the inside of the urban shelter would ensure the client/homeless person be protected from any harm that can come from living on the streets
Made in batch to test and observe the success of the product and its functionallity .
Materials that are not common and hard to find will be hard to get a hold of if not found from a local supplier will not be used to create the procuct.
Examples: bamboo (from asian countries, hard to find in Sweden)
To keep the user warm during cold temperature. Protecting the client from the dangerouse low temperature that go down to -20 degrees celciuse during the Swedish winters
Good examples of materials with these qualities:
To protect from water and stormy weather. Shelter the client/ homless from any weather that threatens their safety such as getting as getting a cold or sick and hypothermia.
Examples of excisting materials: -PVC
-will be used on the streets , on the side walks or alleys
Effect of design:
- will use material that are weather resistant
wont weather away with time due to the quality
will ideally use as much recyclable material as possible.
; the final product will be -sturdy
-a hard protective structure
Will be - inspired by street art
-Will almost blend in with suroundings due to the style of it
-will have veriation of different colours, them being more on the basic color scale/primary colors (red, blue, yellow,orange)
The product should at least have; -a length of 90m
-a width of 2m