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SBG-20 / Metal-Joining Tool


SBG-20 is a power-tool for the prof. user that displays new possibilities when it comes to ergonomic solutions in the construction tool industry. Cold-press metal-joining tools are very sustainable and a growing market but the use case for these very heavy machines is very diverse. The user research showed that the offered ergonomic solution is not the best for all users. Often workers creating own ergonomic solutions by welding parts on the tool. Instead of offering a stiff ergonomic solution SBG-20 opens up customizable opportunities for user to decide themself what works best for their use case based on their decades of prof. experience.


Folkwang University of Arts

Folkwang University of Arts
Fachbereich Gestaltung
Essen, Germany

Sebastian Gier,
Folkwang University of Arts