ahaDRONE, a lightweight drone designed to fit within the 18 inch square corrugated board, a paperboard engineered for aerospace applications. The flatpack do-it-yourself kit includes all components necessary to build a cardboard drone along with a detachable safety guard. The assembled drone has an all up weight of 250 grams and airframe weighing 69 grams. The flight controller includes accelerometer, gyroscope, magnetometer and barometer, can be interfaced with I/O devices to extend its functionality. The opensource design, software and electronics makes it fun to build and fly a drone.
MakerBrane's Branes are a constructive play ingredient designed to encourage hybrid constructions and aesthetics, creative thinking, and re-use. Each of the 3 modules has its own personality. They combine together in thousands of ways to create solid or moving joints and structures. They are sufficient by themselves, but unlike closed brand systems, Branes are universal connectors compatible with third-party parts. Everyone can become a designer-maker when not obliged to think inside the box. Kids can be creators of their own playthings, not just consumers of toys.
Is a toy-like device design for all ages so that everyone will be benefit from regular breath training to enhance lung capacity by blowing the ball to pass through tracks with different checkpoints in controlling the inhale and exhale of air. The tracks comes in various module, flexible and interchangeable. A magnetic mechanism structure designed in the breath builder which provide adjustment to suit one’s respiratory condition.
While it is usually uneasy to create a 3D prototype using a single factor, the 3D Circle Connectors are able to do so in an innovative way. Integrating the Tai Chi theory in the Oriental culture and the Mobius Strip theory in the Western world, they can create different 3D prototypes with a single factor, and even more with the six commonly-used factors.
RenyiTong is a set of DIY connectors consisting of six components each of which has definite functions. Based on the theory that holes and sticks can be connected, RenyiTong can be used to create three-dimensional models such as toys, daily utilities and creative devices, or linked through sticks in round or square shape to achieve more abundant creations.
Makedo is a simple to use, open-ended system of tools for creative cardboard construction. The Makedo system comprises seven purpose-designed elements to enable children as young as four to safely cut, fold and connect cardboard with ease and independence. Makedo parts are sold in varying quantities from individual tools through to classroom kits. Creations made with Makedo can be any size depending on the cardboard supply and capability of the maker/s. From one person holding a small creation in their hand up to hundreds of people collaborating to build a football field sized maze.