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Slider Folding Bike Bicycle by Paul Hao Ting Hsu

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Editor Frank Scott (FS) from DesignPRWire has interviewed designer Paul Hao Ting Hsu (PH) for A' Design Awards and Competition. You can access the full profile of Paul Hao Ting Hsu by clicking here. Access more information about the award winning design Slider Folding Bike here.



Interview with Paul Hao Ting Hsu at Saturday 23rd of February 2013

FS: What is the main principle, idea and inspiration behind your design?
PH: BETTER DESIGN process, better think more for customer.

FS: What has been your main focus in designing this work? Especially what did you want to achieve?
PH: I spent all my time in how to make a great and reasonable design. I want to design a bike that for woman. Not only on bike's mechanical side, but also the style.

FS: What are your future plans for this award winning design?
PH: I want to produce it to the market and let people ride it. Feel the bikes!

FS: How long did it take you to design this particular concept?
PH: for one year from the beginning of having this idea to fulfill this project.

FS: Why did you design this particular concept? Was this design commissioned or did you decide to pursuit an inspiration?
PH: I want to design a bike for ladies that are hardly wants a bike for them. So, I want to see them smile when riding on Slider.

FS: Is your design being produced or used by another company, or do you plan to sell or lease the production rights or do you intent to produce your work yourself?
PH: Not yet. I 'm planning for producing by myself or other. If there's any better Condition I'll take it.

FS: What made you design this particular type of work?
PH: A request from my woman friends.

FS: Where there any other designs and/or designers that helped the influence the design of your work?
PH: Michel Lin From Pacific Cycles

FS: What sets this design apart from other similar or resembling concepts?
PH: It's affordable, easy, great think but less cost.

FS: How did you come up with the name for this design? What does it mean?
PH: Cause of the gravity makes the bike slide, and the paddle and use as a scooter as well. It makes Slide Folding And Slide using, So I called it Slider. Not only Bike Slides, But Also User.

FS: What is the most unique aspect of your design?
PH: It's thinking about the whole view of design, user's thought, market, style, usage, and folding process. The most thing is the price is pretty.

FS: Who did you collaborate with for this design? Did you work with people with technical / specialized skills?
PH: yes I did.

FS: What is the role of technology in this particular design?
PH: Geometry size

FS: Is your design influenced by data or analytical research in any way? What kind of research did you conduct for making this design?
PH: I have research about woman's size bike and their style. Who's going to ride it? What they wear? How they use Bikes?

FS: What are some of the challenges you faced during the design/realization of your concept?
PH: The structure and the folding process.

FS: How did you decide to submit your design to an international design competition?
PH: Cause I think that people will want to know this idea.

FS: What did you learn or how did you improve yourself during the designing of this work?
PH: Ask, learn, think, do, do it again.


FS: Thank you for providing us with this opportunity to interview you.

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