iTap MAGNETIC AIR VENT MOUNT

Project Started: 2014   /     Manufactured: 2015

RESEARCH & OBSERVATION

Products in the current market: Simple mount for users who is looking for minimal design.

The existing mount system of vent mount category: Slide-in with rubberized finish

Observation: different sizes and types of the air vents 

PROBLEM & SOLUTION

Analyze the usabilities of the best seller vent mount in the market

PROBLEM OF STABILIZATION:

The position is changed when air vent moves.

Adding 2 support sticks to test the initial solutions.

A SOLUTION & NEW MOUNTING IDEA

Clamping System to provide a easier installation

Extended Button to prevent to tilt

3D PRINT MOCK-UP & PRE-PRODUCTION SAMPLES

Evaluating the shapes and sizes of all parts from prototype samples

FINAL FORM AND FINISH

COMPONENTS & STRUCTURES IN EXPLODED VIEW

HOW NEW MOUNTING SYSTEM WORKS

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FEATURES 

MAGNETIC HOLD

CLAMP: CLICK LOCK AND RELEASE

ROTATING ANGLE BY BALL JOINT

EXPLODED VIEW

LIFESTYLE IMAGES

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THIS NEW IDEA HAS BEEN LEADING THE MARKET TREND!

HOW THIS NEW SOLUTION INFLUENCED TO THE MARKET

Other leading brands brought similar solutions in the market

A lot of copycat companies start selling this idea.

NEW TREND SINCE ITAP CAME OUT

TREND BEFORE ITAP

This is the first product using the clip mechanism applied by designer Q in the market. You can easily find a lot of vent mounts that follow this idea currently. Please visit Amazon.com to see users review and to find similar products.

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