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  • Ar Vag by Thibault Penven/ECAL

    By Ben on Sat Jun 2 2012
    Ar Vag by Thibault PenvenECAL
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    The folding boat by student Thibault Penven from Ecole Cantonale d’art de Lausanne (ECAL).
    Called Ar Vag, the vessel comprises rigid boards sewn into a waterproof skin so it can be unfolded quickly and stiffened by pushing two folding rods, like tent poles, into pockets in the rim. A wooden plank inserted through apertures in the walls holds the whole thing under tension and forms a seat. Check out the video.

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