Music and sports often mix well together and this is what this project was all about.  The idea was to incorporate audio drivers into the Vans Pro-Tec line of helmets as an accessory that can be easily attached and removed.  First phase was to break down the helmet and see how and where the audio drivers can be fitted.  
       
     
 Initial form exploration sketches
       
     
 Photoshop sketch refinements
       
     
 Solidworks 3D models of chosen designs
       
     
 Checking for component fit
       
     
 3D printed test prototypes
       
     
 Audio drivers fitted into prototypes
       
     
 Testing for function and fit
       
     
 Final production version
       
     
protec-classic-audioforce-snwbrd-hmlt-mttblk-12-1-zoom.jpg
       
     
protec-plantronic-audionforce-wiigriot-helmet-11-1-zoom.jpg
       
     
 Final production version 
       
     
 Retail package
       
     
 Music and sports often mix well together and this is what this project was all about.  The idea was to incorporate audio drivers into the Vans Pro-Tec line of helmets as an accessory that can be easily attached and removed.  First phase was to break down the helmet and see how and where the audio drivers can be fitted.  
       
     

Music and sports often mix well together and this is what this project was all about.  The idea was to incorporate audio drivers into the Vans Pro-Tec line of helmets as an accessory that can be easily attached and removed.  First phase was to break down the helmet and see how and where the audio drivers can be fitted.  

 Initial form exploration sketches
       
     

Initial form exploration sketches

 Photoshop sketch refinements
       
     

Photoshop sketch refinements

 Solidworks 3D models of chosen designs
       
     

Solidworks 3D models of chosen designs

 Checking for component fit
       
     

Checking for component fit

 3D printed test prototypes
       
     

3D printed test prototypes

 Audio drivers fitted into prototypes
       
     

Audio drivers fitted into prototypes

 Testing for function and fit
       
     

Testing for function and fit

 Final production version
       
     

Final production version

protec-classic-audioforce-snwbrd-hmlt-mttblk-12-1-zoom.jpg
       
     
protec-plantronic-audionforce-wiigriot-helmet-11-1-zoom.jpg
       
     
 Final production version 
       
     

Final production version 

 Retail package
       
     

Retail package