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Proteus / smart material concept

Proteus
Proteus

Proteus is walking stick, stool, umbrella, bag, … it is a very personal helping-device for elderly persons in 2030. Material, color and proportions can be customized to the clients needs.

HOW DO I USE IT?
To activate Proteus tap the capacitive button.
Hold the Button and twist the underpart of the shell against the upperpart to choose needed mode.
The different modes are shown as little pop-up preview on the shellŽs surface.
Tap again to activate or deactivate the selected mode.

HOW IS IT WORKING?
The inner core of the device is a smart-material wich is able to morph and transform into other forms.

Video:www.youtube.com/watch?v=RmzT9tbPGKw

Design

Stefan Hermann

Stefan Hermann
Sindelfingen, Germany