Snow 66 Meters Sailing Yacht by DesignNobis

Snow 66 meters Sailing Yacht concept with a extreme approach, elegant lines combine with modern design and classical taste. One of special features from this yacht is the twin masts that split upon hull to increase its performance as well as stabilization. Designed by Hakan Gursu, this project aims to bring you the ultimate sailing experience as it is one of the latest generations of retro schooners except this time with improved strength and sailing joy.

The twin masts offer better stability but also take significant amount of space, therefore it’s important to design the flexible interior layout. The large multi-deck areas offer efficient usage including flybridge, upper and lower deck, a suspended deck. To provide extra space for the crew, this yacht also has an additional lower deck.

Designer : DesignNobis

Snow 66 meters Sailing Yacht by DesignNobis

Snow 66 meters Sailing Yacht by DesignNobis

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Aquarius Toy Kit by Hakan Gursu of DesignNobis

Aquarius Toy Kit is a set of 40-pcs blocks that can stimulate children’s imagination. Combining and construction these blocks into a fish body, oh yeah, kids will go crazy with this toy, different style from various different body parts. Especially designed to entertain children for hours, this toy will be an attention grabber to kids, especially during bath time.

Designer : Hakan Gürsu

Aquarius Toy Kit by Hakan Gursu

Aquarius Toy Kit by Hakan Gursu

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Eco-Bench From DesignNobis

Eco-Bench, produced from recyclable materials, is a very practical seating group with its’ ease of assembly and stocking. We’re not sure why this bench is not part of Ecoseries furniture set, while it has the similarity with other furniture pieces. The simple, elegant, and light weight components of the product, which fit into one box, shows its’ respect for nature.

Designer : Dr.Hakan Gürsu

Eco-Bench by DesignNobis

Eco Bench by DesignNobis

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Triton Eco-Friendly Warning System by Dr. Hakan Gursu from DesignNobis

Triton eco-friendly warning system is a great alternative marine equipment to be used as guidance system at the sea. It’s been designed as a self-sustained system, this device takes advantage of the sun and wind power as its main power source.

Triton is a floating system unit that user can place near any marine entries, ports or sea shores to offer temporary or permanent guidance restrictions, this system is a complement to any existing lighthouse. Due to its aesthetic and flexible feature Triton eco-friendly warning system can also be used in areas like pool or lake.

Designer : Dr. Hakan Gürsu

Triton Eco-Friendly Warning System by Dr Hakan Gursu from DesignNobis

Triton Eco-Friendly Warning System by Dr Hakan Gursu from DesignNobis

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Power Tower Wooden Toy Design by DesignNobis

Dr. Hakan Gursu, an exceptional product designer, instructor in METU and CEO of Designnobis has come up with an excellent project, Power Tower. It is a wooden toy set meant for children aged 5 and above, who relish making sand palaces on the beach. There are totally 37 diverse pieces within a set, consisting of 3 trees, 7 domes, 6 columns, 15 facades, 2 bridges as well as 4 roofs. Kids, most of whose favorite pass time is playing with toys can build their own towers as well as castles. The size of the castle or the tower increases as the number of individual pieces increases. The wooden toy set is made out of completely healthy, safe and reusable materials. The shapes employed are worldwide construction figures, which makes it quite effortless for everybody to play. Besides improving basic hand skills of kids, Power Tower will certainly improve kid’s abstraction technique plus 3D shaping ability.

Designer : DesignNobis

Power Tower Wooden Toy

Power Tower Wooden Toy

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Shelter Pack Post Disaster Shelter Concept With Adjustable-Height Legs

During natural disasters, thousands of people can become homeless in just seconds. After that, they will have to live in post disaster shelters, these shelters would become more than just the place to survive. A shelter should become a house, a place where people can feel secure, safe, and protected from the unpredicted climate and resistance to disease.

Shelter Pack has been designed by Hakan Gürsu, it’s a concept shelter that can be flat packed, making it easy to transport. Featuring 12-square meter space, each shelter can be easily assembled and built in less than few hours. Each unit consists of 4 single beds, a bathroom, with fully equipped kitchen, including a foldable dining table and some storage spaces. The shelter doesn’t touch the ground, therefore, any heat loss from the floor and blowing in wind can be avoided. Thanks to its adjustable-height legs, the shelter can be installed even on sloping lands.

Designer : Hakan Gürsu of DesignNobis

Shelter Pack Post Disaster Shelter by Hakan Gürsu

Shelter Pack Post Disaster Shelter by Hakan Gürsu

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Reverence Tea Brewer Features Two Chambers for More Energy Efficient Design

Reverence Tea Brewer is a sustainable tea brewer that offers beautiful combination of traditional and modern elements. This concept tea brewer has won an A’ Design Award in home appliances category, it features harmony in both design and function. The lower water pot consists of two chambers which are insulated with perlite, in this way, just like a flask, the water can keep its temperature for a longer period of time after removed from the oven.

You can heat the water at the lower chamber, then filled the upper part with tea leaves and hot water. Leave it for brewing. Your tea will be ready for serving in less than 10 minutes. The inclined form has been designed to resemble the serving gestures, it is ready to serve all tea lovers.

Designer : Hakan Gürsu of Designnobis

Reverence Tea Brewer by Hakan Gürsu of DesignNobis

Reverence Tea Brewer by Hakan Gürsu of DesignNobis

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Naxe : Professional Axe for Search and Rescue Teams

Hakan Gürsu has designed Naxe, a professional axe specially designed for search and rescue teams. Rescue missions usually need sturdy and stable tools for maximum performance. The innovative design of this axe allows for distribution of the force evenly without vibration, it creates better shear force for cutting. Using high tech materials, Naxe Axe offers lightweight tool with an efficient grip and ergonomic curved handle. This axe is offered with sheath and leash with various color options, it is also suitable for manual utility tasks.

Designer : Hakan Gürsu of Designnobis

Naxe Axe by Hakan Gursu of DesignNobis

Naxe Axe by Hakan Gursu of DesignNobis

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Taxea Sea Taxi: Modern Sea Transportation Concept for Istanbul Bosphorus

Taxea is a modern sea transportation unit that was developed for İstanbul Bosphorus. As a double deck catamaran, she can carry up to 65 passengers within its luxury and spacious environment. Combining high performance materials including aluminum and composites, Taxea offers efficiency in travel with a touch of elegance. Taxea is a sleek transportation unit that blends into the modern cityscape while making short distance travel a more delightful experience.

The seats are arranged in double reverse layout that allows maximized comfort. The upper deck is reached through stairs that ensures safety. The design accommodates glass panels for windows and skylight that provide bright interiors. With an overall length of 18 meters, the catamaran is powered through double 1600 hp engines. The lower deck is 62 square meters with kitchenette and toilet, whereas upper deck holds 45-meter square space with 9-meter square additional outdoor space.

Designer : Designnobis Studio

Taxea Sea Taxi by DesignNobis Studio

Taxea Sea Taxi by DesignNobis Studio

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Modular Hand Tools by Hakan Gursu

When conventional hand tool sets are not enough, perhaps Modular Hand Tools can replace that. This concept project offers an innovative set that consists of modular pieces where user can create different tools by combining modular pieces to each other, including the stand for storage and turn-screw accessories. Each set consists of 2 handles of a type, 3 body apparatuses of a same type to allow both-ends to perform, a lug, and 7 different head pieces where user can create up to 12 tools from shovel, digging, waist, bottle opener, etc.

This project offers you a great solution where extra tool-waste can be prevented and user can enjoy the creative process to shape the tools according to their needs. The handle tools feature easy-grip rubber surfaces, modern designed stand encourages user to keep all tools together for better storage.

Designer : Hakan Gürsu of Designnobis

Modular Hand Tools by Designnobis

Modular Hand Tools by Designnobis

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Panfold Camping Pan With Adjustable Legs

Panfold is a concept cookware system dedicated for outdoor lovers. It’s a portable and highly functional pan to satisfy user’s cooking needs, designed especially for nature lovers when picnic, camping, fishing, or doing any outdoor activities. The cookware system consists of aluminum body with foldable legs, locking ring, foldable wooden handle for easy to move, and aluminum pot. The top flat surface is designed with screw pitch and butterfly screw placed at the bottom to allow you to adjust the height for more convenient cooking. When you cook using small pot, you can simply fold the legs.

You can use 2 different heat source: wood fire or gel fire. The lightweight and space saving design, making this concept cookware system an ideal cooking equipment to carry on your outdoor adventures. This unit has dimensions of 14cm (W) x 21cm (L) x 25cm (H).

Designer : Hakan Gürsu of Designnobis

Panfold Camping Pan by Hakan Gursu

Panfold Camping Pan by Hakan Gursu

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Tentative Post Disaster Tent : Compact Disaster Shelter Solution

Inspired by recent earthquakes in Turkey, Hakan Gürsu has come up with Tentative Post Disaster Tent concept. Do you know that natural disasters have displaced more than 22 million people in 2013 alone, this number is 3 times more than war. That’s why it’s crucial to support the housing of these victims through sturdy temporary shelters. Tentative offers a smart compact disaster shelter solution, made of a fiber and a durable weather resistant textile that is quilted sewed with thermally insulated perlite in between.

It’s simple but innovative concept, the roof can be used to collect water while providing lighting and ventilation. The floor uses thermal insulating recyclable composite decks, in this way, heat loss is prevented while those structure’s legs keep tent floor high above the ground.

Designer : Hakan Gürsu of Designnobis

Tentative Post Disaster Tent by Hakan Gürsu

Tentative Post Disaster Tent by Hakan Gürsu

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Lollypop Pencil Sharpener – Wooden Multi-Size Pencil Sharpener

A pencil sharpener can also be beautiful, designed by Hakan Gürsu, this little office device gets a makeover. Just like its name suggests, this Lollypop Pencil Sharpener concept was inspired by the iconic shape of Lollypop. When you place a pencil inside, it looks like the handle while the circular, colorful sharpener represents the candy.

This modern wooden pen sharpener features 8 holes for pencils with different diameters or cross section, it consists of 3 main parts : the top and the bottom wooden covers, and a special designed round steel knife that allows every hole to have different sharpening angle. The ergonomic design along with its dimension offers a flexible gripping, there’s little icon that guides user about the knife angle and shape.

Designer : Hakan Gürsu of Designnobis

Lollypop Pencil Sharpener by Hakan Gürsu of Designnobis

Lollypop Pencil Sharpener by Hakan Gürsu of Designnobis

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Parabosol – Portable Solar Powered Water Treatment System for Remote Areas

In contrast with the scarcity of our drinkable water, we have plenty of sun power, waiting to be taken advantage. Parabosol is a portable solar powered water treatment system that uses parabolic mirror to boil water at a temperature up to 400-degree Celcius. This project aims to bring safe drinking water for people in remote areas, additional filter is also done by using sand filter and carbon filter where the sand filter catches any sand particles then the carbon filter removes any bad odor.

How it works?

Between those 2 filtrations when the sand filtered water collected in water container, the parabolic mirror also starts the purification process. All steam comes from the tank behind the parabolic mirror would condensate in bronze spine placed above carbon filter. Overall, there are 4 containers in this system: one for contaminated water, one for purification process, and two containers to keep all clean, drinkable water. The system is claimed to be able to clean up to 170 liters of water in a single use.

Designer : Hakan Gürsu of Designnobis

Parabosol Portable Solar Powered Water Treatment System by Hakan Gürsu of Designnobis

Parabosol Portable Solar Powered Water Treatment System by Hakan Gürsu of Designnobis

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Infinite Light : Solar Powered Light inside PET Bottle

Infinite Light has won Green Dot Award 2013 for its innovative and sustainable design. Dr. Hakan Gursu has come up with a light that helps humanity and environment, it can be very useful in rural households that still don’t have access to electricity. At night, there are still many families that are forced to use kerosene lamps that usually cost about 25% of their weekly budgets to light them. Aside from the high cost, those lamps also increase the risk of fire and harmful smoke.

Infinite Light could be a simple solution, a high quality solar powered lamp that is more cost effective. It’s a green lamp that uses solar energy or batteries to power itself placed in PET bottle. Flexible solar panel is wrapped around the bottle to collect sun’s light and those batteries convert the light into energy. The part that casts the light is attached at the bottom of the metal parts, it also functions as cover and supporter of the bottle. There’s a metal wire at the top that functions as handle where you can use to hang the light.

Designer : Dr. Hakan Gürsu of Designnobis

Infinite Light by Hakan Gursu of DesignNobis

Infinite Light by Hakan Gursu of DesignNobis

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