how to design a product ?
Updated: May 28, 2020
it is a product design project.our team develop a product regarding gardening tool this project is all about the step by step product design
step.1 finding problems related to gardening tools
Survey On Problem Related To Gardening Tool Faced By Gardeners from the survey we find out some problems
1.Difficulty While Collecting Green wastage :
2. Water Drainage
3.More Effort Required During Digging
4.Difficult To Clean Waste From Some Plants
5.Soil Removal Through Hands After Digging
6.Rapid Rusting Of tools
7.Rapid Sharpening of tools
8.Back Pain While Using Short Broomstick
9.Formation of algae
10.No Shifting Equipment
11. Over watering problems
12.Inadequate Soil Formation
13.Trimming Of Thorns Of Plants
14. Cleaning Of hazardous waste
15. Pest Problems
16.Seedlings Wilt and Fall Over/Young Plants Die
17. Leaves are Curled or Scrunched Together
Step.2 find one major problem and work on to resolve it
After finding all the problems we select one major problem that is more effort required to digging and remove soil from digging hole we focused on reduce the effort f To Design A Tool Which Reduces Effort Required For Digging.
To minimize efforts required during digging
To overcome problem regarding to removal of soil by hands
To provide ergonomic comfort to customer .
To made easy cultivation
To Design A Tool Which Reduces Effort Required For Digging.
SNPS( SOLUTION NEUTRAL PROBLEM STATEMENT)
Target customer: Nurseries and gardeners
List of Requirement/Specification:
Step.3 Market study
Digging tools available in market :
Step.6 developing product
CREO MODEL :
Journey of manufacturing
Visited blacksmiths, fabricators in pune :-
Bhairav Works (Datta nagar)
Laxmi fabrications (Datta nagar).
Akaram Fabrication (Navale bridge).
S.K Fabrication and Works.(Ramkrishna Chowk) - Finalised Fabricator
Formation of teeth
Welding of teethes on digging perimeter
bending of handle
Complete fabrication work
Step.7 product testing
Tool used : kudal and favda.
Time required: 5 to 6 min.
Removal of soil: By hand.
Efforts required: More.
Our Digging Tool
Time required : 40sec
Effort required : less
Reaction of gardener : product is awesome
Hole Created By Tool 30cm ↆ 1.2ft.
Both customers are happy with our product and also give small suggestions regarding to tool.
Motivate us to make some other products which may helpful to gardening.
Finally they are happy about our product.
This tool is very efficiently designed and can be proved as a better replacement for the conventional models used by the gardeners , keeping in the mind the factors such as safety, cost and performance.
In future Using “ Ergonomics aspects and Aesthetic aspects in digging tool ” and also used some mechanism for minimizing human efforts and increase portability.
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