Siddharth Pratheev sem-5. national institute of design Andhra Pradesh guide: Kuntal de day 1: the first assignment given was to make a map of our houses and mark the conflict areas on the map. so after drawing the map, I decided to mark the conflict areas with the help of…
Q & A
Q & A 1.How is it different from the existing ones? What are the value adds in functionality? I thought of resesigning the squeezer with its traditional mechanism which i thought is user friendly. So many people preferred this form over the round squeezer and most of the vendors use this kind of squeezer. So i tried to understand the cons of the existing design . One among many was the area of contact with the lemon . Also the handles were preventing the squeezer from applying maximum force . Another and important one was the mess . The juice from it overflows and it messes hand so i tried to reduce the contact and the sharp surfaces . This design is detachable and easy to clean also.
After user analysis , the next step is to develop concepts. We were asked to make concepts using the keywords made using the previous research. I made two concepts for this step. First was the press with flat surface Other was with smooth surface with teeth inside the press.
Now before building a feature, we have to find the keywords from the previous research. it helps in defining the attributes of the product. So that we can start conceptualization. Considering all of the above facts, I would like to re-state the user group- busy lemonade vendors age 20–40 working in urban areas who doesn't use gloves After looking at the whole research, the following are the keywords
Continuation of the last blog. user groups are a group of people with the same interests. the primary groups I chose were households, street lemonade vendors, and small shops such as bakery/restaurants, etc. but then these groups are different from each other. Household When we consider an average house, lemon…
user research is a key factor in designing a good user experience. Conducting user research enables you to understand what your users need. Based on the product research results, we can identify key user groups and create what they need. In this case, primary users are as given below before…
IN SEARCH OF PARALLEL PRODUCTS
Even though I am redesigning the handheld lemon squeezers which are being used by households and local juice vendors, other squeezers are also important in the process. these types of double-handled squeezers started appearing after the invention of Chichester squeezer.