Martian Hammer

John Boran was using our wood shop to make a proposed geological hammer designed to be used on Mars. This project is part of his thesis in the  Products of Design  program, proposing a variety of utility products for life on Mars.

John Boran was using our wood shop to make a proposed geological hammer designed to be used on Mars. This project is part of his thesis in the Products of Design program, proposing a variety of utility products for life on Mars.

His products usually start as a sketch with pen and paper, then moves to his preferred material for a physical sketch in wood, to help figure out the products ergonomics before taking it to a 3d sketch for an eventual 3d print.

His products usually start as a sketch with pen and paper, then moves to his preferred material for a physical sketch in wood, to help figure out the products ergonomics before taking it to a 3d sketch for an eventual 3d print.