• Add to Collection
  • Tools Used
  • About

    About

    The Orbit is a reusable hydration vessel that allows drinking from any direction by way of a ball joint straw mechanism. I was responsible for co… Read More
    The Orbit is a reusable hydration vessel that allows drinking from any direction by way of a ball joint straw mechanism. I was responsible for conceiving the original concept, completing part design and engineering, managing final engineering support, prototype testing, body graphic treatments, and reviewing factory production samples. Read Less
    Published:
The Orbit is a reusable hydration vessel that allows drinking from any direction by way of a ball joint straw mechanism. I was responsible for conceiving the original concept, completing part design and engineering, managing final engineering support, prototype testing, body graphic treatments, and reviewing factory production samples.
The ball jointed drinking straw
stowes away to make a water tight seal
When open the ball jointed
straw allows drinking from any direction
Inspiration was found in several innovative products that utilize the benifits of ball and socket joints. Also shown are cmf experiments and initial sketchbook doodles with first round FDM test prints.