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Designer Alexander Taylor takes us through the design and development of his Fold Lamp. This is a good example of modelling at the development stage.
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First broadcast:
30 November 2007

Classroom Ideas

Could be used to illustrate how modelling and prototyping can be used to aid the design of a new product. It could also be used show how models are then translated into CAD drawings and produced using CAM equipment, such as laser cutters. A good use would be to show each part before pupils undertake the relevant activity in their project work. It could also be used to show pupils how their work relates to the industrial design world.