Gallery: Awesome Mobile Prefab Coffee Platform is a Rapid Prototyped Wa...

It took students at the California College of the Arts (CCA) less than a week to manufacture and assemble this mobile coffee bar for their studio design/build workshop. "Rapid Type" is the result of their hard work and is a prefabricated station set to serve up your morning fix. With a grant from Mitsubishi Plastics Inc. and the help of their adjunct architecture professors Andre Caradec (Studio Under Manufacture) and Kory Bieg (OTA+), the students explored new design uses and assembly techniques for Alpolic aluminum composite materials (ACM). They combined their research with a growing trend in the Bay Area - mobile food trucks and created a workable, economical and buzz worthy concept.

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