Inspired in automotive shapes, colours and components, L-Auto is a hair dryer that uses the automotive grill-type refrigeration system to cool its engine and components, along with an intense rubber handle that maximizes de comfort and grip during its usage. Its passion red painting, linked to a silver metal coating, reach the maximum feature of this hair dryer in its own unique trigger, created as a semi automatic clutch, allowing a progressive intensity of the fan, related to the pressure put on the trigger, giving the user an immediate acceleration feeling.
Functional prototype created in fiberglass.
Detail of the trigger, rubber handles and automotive hex nuts that attach both components.
Prototype Making of:
Phase 1: Sampling
Phase 2: Molds and shell
Phase 3: Assembly and Coating
Phase 4: Painting and detail finishing