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Orbit / Vacuum Cleaner


Orbit is the result of months of research and observations. It is designed to solve some of the biggest problem's people currently have with modern vacuum cleaners. It utilizes its shell as large wheels to allow it to move gracefully over obstacles such as door saddles. The placement of the 2 kw motor at the base gives it an extremely low center of gravity to ensure that it can maneuver its way past objects in the home such as tables, chairs and doorways.

One of the major aims of the project was to make this as viable as possible and not just a concept, as such all the parts are designed to be molded, assembled and ultimately disassembled.


Dublin Institute of Technology

Dublin Institute of Technology
Dublin, Ireland

Sean McConnell,

Cormac O'beirne,

John Keane,

Juan O'Raw,