We are looking for new fresh ideas for tap fittings.
The challenge is to come up with new concepts for their one-handle tap fittings. The results do not have to be 100% finalized - they need innovative ideas and new creative approaches. New fittings must follow the elegant design as well as functionality and user-friendliness from a customer perspective.
There are no hard requirements, Be creative and show what you can come up with.
Design doesn't have to be finalized. We are looking for a design and functionality suggestions.
You should follow the elegant design line as much as possible.
Functionality and ergonomics are important.
You don't have to design the whole lineup, one fitting is enough to participate.
Winning design will be chosen based on the design and functionality
The competition is open to everyone
Team entries are welcome. In case of team win, prize money will be transferred to team leader who is solely responsible for splitting it among team members
You can submit several designs
Only models uploaded to GrabCAD library will participate in the competition
Only models uploaded through this challenge page here will participate in the competition
You may upload a private model but you need to share access to firstname.lastname@example.org
Privately uploaded models will be made public after the competition deadline
Models can be done in any CAD software as long as a STEP or IGES files are also uploaded
Competition starts: 31st of October, 2011
Competition ends: 29th of November, 2011
Competition winner will be announced in GrabCAD’s blog no later than 6th of December
Most creative design will be chosen by GrabCAD engineers and experts.
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