‘bridge’ by one tenth design for takumi
images courtesy of takumi
‘bridge’, a compact shredder designed by one tenth has hit the market. produced in collaboration with takumi
and idea international inc, the office accessory – originally exhibited at designtide tokyo 2009 – is both small
and lightweight, making it ideal for private use in the home. free of excess material and a bulky collection bin,
the object features a diverse tapered form that adheres to the dimensions of many office-sized wastebaskets.
manufactured using as little material as possible, the mechanism is powered by batteries and can be easily stored
in small spaces.
(left) easy to store
placed within a round wastebasket
detail of top and bottom
the tapered form conforms to variously sized and shaped wastebaskets