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Glass-free Machine / Vending Machine Design

Glass-free Machine
Glass-free Machine

It is not an easy thing for the blind to use a vending machine. There is no braille on buttons and bill acceptor, and it is hard to locate the vending machine on the street. Besides, it was inconvenient for some people as well as blind to have to bend down to get their drinks out. Therefore, we designed a vending machine that everyone can use conveniently using sight, touch, and hearing. We removed the glass on the front of the vending machine and designed the displayed drink to become a button itself. You can interact with a machine through gestures, and easily take your drinks and change by placing a pick-up box higher.


Sookmyung Women's University

Sookmyung Women's University
Seoul, South Korea

Hyejeong Son,
Sookmyung Women's University

Yugyeong Oh,
Sookmyung Women's University