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Labour-saving kettle / universal design

Labour-saving kettle

In present, most kettles are a bit heavy for people to use when it is full of water,especially during the process of adding water, and moving the kettle from one place to another.
Aiming at releasing our wrist, i tried to slightly change the shape of the bottom of the kettle. This way, we would just need a slight move to complete the whole process of using a kettle.
Furthermore, the identification on the kettle are not obvious enough ,and we can’t quickly judge the working state of the kettle ,so a new designed identification system was developed to solve this problem.


Tsinghua University

Tsinghua University
Academy of Art and Design
Beijing, China

Hong Runzhong,
Tsinghua University

Yu Zhefan,
Tsinghua University