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Seesaw Socket / Wall Socket

Seesaw Socket
Seesaw Socket

This socket is mainly designed for senior citizens or handicapped persons.As most electrical power sockets are located in a low position on a wall, it is a great physical burden for senior citizens or handicapped persons to bend and pull the plug out. In addition, it is usually difficult to disconnect the plug single-handedly.
The proposed see-saw socket can be disconnected with ease as long as one stands with one foot and gently kicks the top of the socket with the other foot. Once this is completed, one can easily remove the plug or leave it. When the plug needs to be connected, one should gently kick the socket in the reverse direction.

Design

Shanghai Maritime University

Shanghai Maritime University
上海, China

Design

Shanghai Maritime University

Shanghai Maritime University
上海, China

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