Read here about a tensegrity chair designed and deployed by architecture students.

Overview

The students of ETSAV--Escuela Tecnica Superior de Arquitectura, Universidad de Valladolid--designed and deployed a Chair built on tensegrity principles.

The chair is built on a 6 strut tensegrity, with a knotted rope hanging seat.

Students listed in the video include Alvaro Bueno, Julio "Manolo", Sergio Alonso, Alberto Diez, Mario Arranz, Ramon, Gamaliel Lopez.

Image Gallery

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6 strut suspended chair bare by ETSAV Students

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6 strut suspended chair, construction view, by ETSAV Students

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6 strut suspended chair, construction view, by ETSAV Students

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6 strut suspended chair, front left by ETSAV Students

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6 strut suspended chair, front right by ETSAV Students

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6 strut suspended chair, left side by ETSAV Students

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6 strut suspended chair, rope knots closeup, by ETSAV Students

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6 strut suspended chair, strut & cable closeup, by ETSAV Students

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6 strut suspended chair, strut closeup, by ETSAV Students

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6 strut suspended chair, test version, by ETSAV Students

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6 strut suspended chair, stress test, by ETSAV Students

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6 strut suspended chair, stress test, by ETSAV Students



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