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Element / Charcoal Grill

Element
Element

People believe that grilling should be focused on 2 main things: unique quality of food & the social activity it facilitates. With this project, a fan assisted charcoal grill was innovated with the aim to improve these two aspects and the overall grilling experience for people living in smaller homes. These innovations include: safe & effortless charcoal lighting with an integrated electric ignition element, 1st fan assisted charcoal grill with different temperature zones, and a more user centered and refined use cycle. All of these innovations and functions have been derived from user research and product testing insights.

University

Carleton

Carleton
Ottawa, Canada

Andrew Ferrier,
Carleton University