These designs have been modeled and rendered, and some prototyped in 3D prints.
They are ideas whose time may yet come.
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PUCK Early concept for portable power bank with a unique, easy-to-distinguish shape.
SNAKEWAY Flexible wireway system with snap-fit sections and connectors
ICEMAN My entry for the firstbuild.com Opal Nugget Icemaker Design competition.
PIXIES Design Competition entry made with biodegradable paper, community favorite, but a plastic thingy won. Designed to keep cling-wrap from sticking to a cake and pulling off the icing.
FRUITLOOSE Design for a fruit-infuser water pitcher, with a hi-flow, lift-out fruit basket.
SOLARBOLLAR Solar powered, app-connected driveway and grounds lighting bollards.
ZEPHYR USB-powered desktop handwarmer that sits behind keyboard.
TISSUSB Decorative square-tissue box holder with a powered, three-port USB base for charging stuff. Less clutter on the nightstand.
RATTLESTOP A stretchy, clear elastic band that wraps around the door handles, and keeps the door from rattling with air pressure changes.
TALKER Concept for a bluetooth handset for web calls. Flexible ribbed midsection, stylus end.
EDGENOTE A slim cork pinboard, designed to clip onto a shelf edge, for attaching notes with pushpins.
GRIPCLIP A clip for attaching shower curtain edges to the tub and shower walls, to eliminate balooning. Has both suction cup and magnet for different surfaces.
TOUCHLIGHT A rechargeable flashlight that automatically turns on when you pick it up.
BOROSCOPE A flexible-shaft viewing tool accessory for an iPhone. Original concept dated 2012. Product has been made by others as of 2019.
GLUESQUARE square-tipped gluestick for corners