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Putty V-board / tools design

Putty V-board
Putty V-board

DIY home improvements are becoming more popular, but smoothing a wall for painting is still a very labor-intensive task which can leave the DIY enthusiast tired and aching.

Based on experiments with putty and wall surfaces, we’ve found that the source of muscle ache is that the design of conventional putty boards is inconsistent with the natural movement of muscles.

PUTTY V-BOARD changes the angle of the grip and the putty palette, making it easier for users to use.

Design

Chang Gung University

Chang Gung University
Kaohsiung, Taiwan

Che-Wei Chen , Tzu-Yao Yang