Innovative Process

design 1:

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Internal Components:

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Design 2:

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Internal components:

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QUALITY CONTROL:

Design 1:

  • Target market – It meets the target market specification because it is for everyone with a USB charged device. (1)
  • Functions – It meets the function to charge USB devices. (1)
  • Size – It meets the size specification to fit in someone’s pocket. (1)
  • Manufacturing process – It is simple enough to be made in the time limit. (1)
  • Manufacturing quantity – Only one piece is required and it meets the specification. (1)
  • Tools – the tools required to make this are all available so it meets the specification. (1)
  • Materials – All the materials are available so this meets the specification. (1)
  • Maintenance requirements – the maintenance requirements can be done. (1)
  • Product life span and life cycle – The product should last a long time because the materials and tools are used correctly and the maintenance requirements are followed. (1)
  • Shape – The shape is a rectangular prism. (1)
  • Color – The colors are not black and blue. (0)
  • Patterns – The product does not have patterns but they are optional. (1)
  • Quality assurance – The product can be put through tests so a warranty and guarantee document can be made. (1)
  • Quality control – the product can be put through tests. (1)
  • Cost – It can be built for fewer than 10 – 15 dollars. (1)
  • Time scale and planning – The planning has taken 2 weeks and the building is planned to be finished in 8 to 10 days. (1)
  • Health and safety – The product is designed to be safe. (1)
  • Instructions manual – there will be an instructions manual. (1)

Total weighting = 17/ 18

 

Design 2:

  • Target market – It does not meet the target market because the users also need a bicycle. (0)
  • Functions – It meets the function to charge USB devices. (1)
  • Size – It does not meet the size specifications because it is larger. (0)
  • Manufacturing process – It is simple enough to be made in the time limit. (1)
  • Manufacturing quantity – Only one piece is required and it meets the specification. (1)
  • Tools – the tools required to make this are all available so it meets the specification. (1)
  • Materials – All the materials are available except a bicycle so this does not meet the specification. (0)
  • Maintenance requirements – the maintenance requirements can be done. (1)
  • Product life span and life cycle – The product should last a long time because the materials and tools are used correctly and the maintenance requirements are followed. (1)
  • Shape – The shape is a rectangular prism. (1)
  • Color – The colors are black and blue. (1)
  • Patterns – The product does not have patterns but they are optional. (1)
  • Quality assurance – The product can be put through tests so a warranty and guarantee document can be made. (1)
  • Quality control – the product can be put through tests. (1)
  • Cost – It cannot be built for fewer than 10 – 15 dollars. (0)
  • Time scale and planning – The planning has taken 2 weeks and the building is planned to be finished in 8 to 10 days. (1)
  • Health and safety – The product is designed to be safe. (1)
  • Instructions manual – there will be an instructions manual. (1)

Total weighting = 14/18

 

CLIENT APPROVAL:

I showed my designs and testing against specification for both the designs to my client and I got positive feedback as well as productive feedback. After the interview, I decided to change the colors of the final design to blue and black. Here is the video:

 

DRAFTING:

Final Design:

This is the final design with all the details.

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Internal components:

This is what will be inside the rectangular prism case.

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TESTING FINAL DESIGN AGAINST SPECIFICATION:

  • Target market – It meets the target market specification because it is for everyone with a USB charged device. (1)
  • Functions – It meets the function to charge USB devices. (1)
  • Size – It meets the size specification to fit in someone’s pocket. (1)
  • Manufacturing process – It is simple enough to be made in the time limit. (1)
  • Manufacturing quantity – Only one piece is required and it meets the specification. (1)
  • Tools – the tools required to make this are all available so it meets the specification. (1)
  • Materials – All the materials are available so this meets the specification. (1)
  • Maintenance requirements – the maintenance requirements can be done. (1)
  • Product life span and life cycle – The product should last a long time because the materials and tools are used correctly and the maintenance requirements are followed. (1)
  • Shape – The shape is a rectangular prism. (1)
  • Color – The colors are black and blue. (1)
  • Patterns – The product does not have patterns but they are optional. (1)
  • Quality assurance – The product can be put through tests so a warranty and guarantee document can be made. (1)
  • Quality control – the product can be put through tests. (1)
  • Cost – It can be built for fewer than 10 – 15 dollars. (1)
  • Time scale and planning – The planning has taken 2 weeks and the building is planned to be finished in 8 to 10 days. (1)
  • Health and safety – The product is designed to be safe. (1)
  • Instructions manual – there will be an instructions manual. (1)

Total weighting = 18/ 18

 

PLANNING:

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