Change search
CiteExportLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Cite
Citation style
  • apa
  • ieee
  • modern-language-association-8th-edition
  • vancouver
  • Other style
More styles
Language
  • de-DE
  • en-GB
  • en-US
  • fi-FI
  • nn-NO
  • nn-NB
  • sv-SE
  • Other locale
More languages
Output format
  • html
  • text
  • asciidoc
  • rtf
Design proposal of a double base for child restraint system for two children
University of Skövde, School of Engineering Science.
University of Skövde, School of Engineering Science.
2015 (English)Independent thesis Basic level (degree of Bachelor), 15 credits / 22,5 HE creditsStudent thesis
Abstract [en]

In this project the design of a double base for two child restraint seats (CRS) has been developed. The objective of this project is to facilitate the transportation of two children in the rear seats of a car, maximizing the space available in the rear of the car and providing a comfortable movement to the user when placing the CRS baskets into the car. Scientific articles have been analysed providing a reference of the strength limitations and ergonomics aspects of the users as well as misuse of current CRS. Also, ergonomics and safety issues have been studied through these articles in order to fulfil with the current regulations established by the EU standards and the regulation 44 of Economic Commission for Europe. A market research and survey investigations have been done in order to study the features of existing CRS designs, opinion and needs of habitual users. The employed methodology based on a divergent and convergent design process has been carried out through different methods such as Brainstorming, 6-3-5 Method and Dark Horse Prototype in which many ideas, concepts and proposals have been developed and explained. The results of this project are shown and explained through a virtual 3D CAD model with their respective renders, explanations and technical drawings. The use and material selection of the final design are presented as well as the results of an ergonomic study performed by test with a simple physical prototype of the final design. The main outcomes of this project are included in conclusion, discussions and future work sections.

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2015. , 71 p.
Keyword [en]
double base, ISOFIX, child restraint system, design methodology
National Category
Other Engineering and Technologies
Identifiers
URN: urn:nbn:se:his:diva-11504OAI: oai:DiVA.org:his-11504DiVA: diva2:852799
Subject / course
Product Design Engineering
Educational program
Product Design Engineer
Presentation
2015-05-25, 14:00 (English)
Supervisors
Examiners
Available from: 2015-09-14 Created: 2015-09-10 Last updated: 2015-10-01Bibliographically approved

Open Access in DiVA

fulltext(14823 kB)109 downloads
File information
File name FULLTEXT01.pdfFile size 14823 kBChecksum SHA-512
97d1408836217f479a79c527b58558019bc3e6bde57f3996516a361897f099136e9a5fdac4bd17721389e7ae5e1de926f012b06524899f87194287cec0675c64
Type fulltextMimetype application/pdf

Search in DiVA

By author/editor
Martin Villaescusa, Laura
By organisation
School of Engineering Science
Other Engineering and Technologies

Search outside of DiVA

GoogleGoogle Scholar
Total: 109 downloads
The number of downloads is the sum of all downloads of full texts. It may include eg previous versions that are now no longer available

urn-nbn

Altmetric score

urn-nbn
Total: 184 hits
CiteExportLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Cite
Citation style
  • apa
  • ieee
  • modern-language-association-8th-edition
  • vancouver
  • Other style
More styles
Language
  • de-DE
  • en-GB
  • en-US
  • fi-FI
  • nn-NO
  • nn-NB
  • sv-SE
  • Other locale
More languages
Output format
  • html
  • text
  • asciidoc
  • rtf