Jean Prouvé Chair by Jerôme Rütsche

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for his school project at ecal, Jérôme Rütsche has created a chair out of kraftplex. his construction is inspired from the work of architect and designer Jean Prouvé based on using steel for furniture. using “flying” layer procedure Jérôme succeeded in creating a kraftplex chair giving a similar stability to steel chairs and keeping a […]

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HTW-Berlin´s screw driver vehicle

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Team: Jan Vietze (Professor), Nevin Wolf, Romina Biermann, Sonja Chow, Pablo Lapettina and Julian Weller “It was a pleasure to meet you at the “screw-driver-race” in hildesheim. Your kraftplex material has fascinated us and we have had much fun in experimenting with it. Enclosed we send you some pictures of our finished racing-vehicle and also […]

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Laser Cutting Workshop at Lancaster University

Materials will move on to the next location of one of our partners: Lancaster University in the UK. The subtheme of “Smart processing” will be further investigated through hands on explorations in a masterclass around Lasercutting. Designers and engineers will work with familiar and new materials to experiment with the laser manufacturing technology. Material Sense […]

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welcome

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welcome to kraftplex / materials by franzbetz! on the following pages you will find interesting facts about the new wooden sheeting kraftplex, about wellboard, the wooden composite in waves and about other products. franzbetz hanover

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100% design london

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from 24 – 27 september 2009 100% design show is taking place in earls court, london. 100% design london is the uk’s leading architecture and design event showcasing everything for the modern building and interior. wellboard will be newly presented by the designer sophie hedderwick, who will expose her new innovative wellboard creations on her […]

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