studio jenk: coiled folding chair studio jenk: coiled folding chair
mar 02, 2012

studio jenk: coiled folding chair

‘coiled’ folding café chair by thomas jenkins of studio jenk image © designboom

created by oslo-based designer thomas jenkins of studio jenk, ‘coiled’ folding café chair combines modern manufacturing techniques with traditional spring-based design methods. the joint of the folding chair is a spiral spring, made possible by CNC bending methods, that provides for extremely tight folding and efficient storage.

‘coiled’ was on exhibition at ‘greenhouse’ during stockholm furniture fair 2012.

detail view of spring joint

the chair folded up image © designboom

close view, chair open image © designboom

designer thomas jenkins with ‘coiled’ image © designboom

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