Team Project - academic paper for A levels
2009/10 Industrial Design
Corporation with Dethleffs GmbH und Co. KG
The task was to design a caravan with a length of 5999mm which should still be very spacious and should accommodate FOUR! people. The thesis „Camping 360°“ includes the design, concept development and implementation in various 3D visualization-programs and the creation of a 1:10 model.
the main questions we wanted to solve were:
- Why can’t the caravan be as compact just as a camper and offer the same driving characteristics?
- Why can’t we be equally flexible with a Camper as with the car of my caravan?
lika a circle in the bird's eye perspective and the
mathemathic formula of an arc says 360°= 2 Pi.
As a marketing strategy the project group tried to find
some suitable advertising slogans like: "2Pi small in
a big way", and designed some posters.
has decided to use a round integrated awning made out
of two main parts, a curtain and a soft top element. Not only
the quick setup is completely innovativ, it is also the flexible
sizing of the awning.
biggest parts of the room - the beds.
On the top of the vehicle there is the second box for the