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api band / toy for blind children

api band
api band

Blind children mostly use the sense of touch and hearing when they are playing.
So, It is hard to make a creative imagination when they are playing with general toy. But api band helps make a creative imagination that only use touch and hearing.

It comprises straight or curve pipe, and 3types handle. Pipes make a sound are impossible that assembling by various means. After assemble pipes, handle puts on pipe. Each handles are register like soprano, alto, tenor. When center of handle meets the pipe hole, It makes a music. And handle is a magnet. So It makes a variety of sound mixing, as seleted direction that only using touch.


Korea Polytechnic University

Korea Polytechnic University
Industrial Design Engineering
Siheung-si, Kyounggi-do, South Korea

namjoo cho


Sukyoung Ham

Sukyoung Ham
Seoul, South Korea

Sukyoung Ham