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Made from one endlessly long plastic string: 'Endless' by Dirk van der Kooij

The Dutch designer Dirk van der Kooij recently presented his new chair ‘Endless’. Considering the high investments for complicated moulds that one usually has to make for automated processes the Eindhoven graduate developed a system which enables serial, automated production independent from the object’s design: He taught a robot his new craft, drawing furniture out of one endlessly long plastic string.