L&Z create ed - a folded mobile pedestal made from steel L&Z create ed - a folded mobile pedestal made from steel
aug 12, 2013

L&Z create ed - a folded mobile pedestal made from steel

L&Z create ‘ed’ – a folded mobile pedestal made from steel
all images courtesy of L&Z

 

 

 

rather than explicitly defining a prescribed function, the mobile pedestal ‘ed’ designed by daniel loch for L&Z is a structure that offers a diverse range of uses. folded out of a single piece of steel, the agile object can hold items such as notebooks, smartphones or tablets, be turned into a coffee table with extra storage space, or used as a spontaneous seat for visitors. the design provides a flexible solution for both the home and work environment. the proportions of ‘ed’ are based on standard formats common to the workplace. a versatile tool for modern life it is adaptable to different situations: home-offices, co-working spaces and residential homes. all of the components are manufactured in germany and have undergone extensive durability tests, ensuring that this product is also built to last.

 

 


the pedestal can be easily transported to different settings

 

 


ed in a work environment

 

 


ed in a residential setting and functioning as a seat

 

 


the mobile pedestal is available in blood orange, white and black

 

 


ed is a flexible object and can be used as a storage container

 

 


ed being used to carry books at a bookstore

 

 


a glazed ash wood drawer for the small things

 

 


the universal object sitting next to the sinus trestle

 

 

project info:

 

container: folded steel sheet 2 mm, powder-coated
drawer: solid ash, lacquered
measurements: H 53 x W 31 x D 46 cm
weight: 12 kg
maximum loading: up to 100 kg
manufacturing location: made in germany

 

 

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  • I like designs that reflect how people live. Nice job!

    ROEM says:

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