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Heating Clam / Heating pad

Heating Clam
Heating Clam

I suggest a portable heater producing warmth with stored static electricity, which is generated easily and frequently in winter.
The idea is inspired by a special shell called Electric Flame Scallop, a type of shell generating and storing electricity.
In winter, when you brush your hair, static electricity with a voltage of 4000~8000v is generated.
It is equivalent to the voltage of 2666~5333 units of 1.5v batteries.
So, I combined a comb with a portable heater to store the static electricity generated when the user brushes her hair and to transform the electricity into heat, useful for our daily life.

University

IDAS, Hongik University

IDAS, Hongik University
Seoul, South Korea

Design

IDAS, Hongik University

IDAS, Hongik University
Seoul, South Korea

Jee Na Jun, Dae kwan Park