luke mastrangelo

ara: modular phone

 2013 - 2015 / Role: industrial design, sketching + prototyping, CAD, visualization / Team: Gadi Amit, Inbal Etgar, Dan Clifton, Susan Mckinney, Photos: Mark Serr / Google ATAP challenged us to create a modular phone reflecting choice and personality, organized in a system enabling open-source hardware development. We created an architecture with its foundation on an aluminum Endoskeleton: a structurally rigid, functionally flexible framework for which modules could attach by electro-permanent magnets and communicate through a shared spine.  

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