Recently a new car entered the garage, a 1984 Porsche 944 with a lot of loose ends to tidy up. Before even being able to assess the car it needed a few things to even make it road worthy, number one on that list was to seal the cabin from excess fumes. The 944 like […]
The Odyssey is a lightweight composites electric aircraft from the brain of Russ Emanis. The Odyssey is intended to highlight lightweight composites and home built aircraft by being a technological showcase built through the Advanced Composite Infusions program with EAA Airventure Oshkosh. Background: Russell Emanis is composites process consultant who started with surfboards in his […]
The Desktop Pro Vaporizer is a laboratory grade vaporizer designed in co-operation with Onsen Labs. This device was designed around Onsen Labs desire to have an all inert airpath consisting of materials which were known for low or no off gassing. Airflow is heated by a ceramic element, flowing through borosilicate glass, and titanium screen […]
DryFeet is the creation of Jerry Durr, who was sick of his feet getting wet in winter while taking ride share or taxi’s in the midwest. DryFeet creates a small basin to collect water and allows the driver to remove and drain, keeping water off the customers feet and protecting the footwells of the car […]
The Moto and Lotus watches are conceptual designs based around the ETA 2842 movement. The hour hand is fixed with a rotating dial hidden below a fixed face with windows exposing the hour indicator. Both designs are based around rapid prototyping using DMLS, SLA, and SLS components with over the counter glass and band fitment. […]
The Alterna Concept 1 Prototype is the general testing rig for motor, battery, and drivetrain components which are being tested for use in the Alterna Concept 3. The Concept 1 was built for short term use and made to allow for testing either mid drive or hub drive motors. Besides validating motor and battery packaging the […]
Josh Gore Works has a long history of modeling, reverse engineering, and designing surgical and dental instruments for one of the premier manufacturers. Attached is a catalog of instruments which are either original concepts or modeling projects in pursuit of updated manufacturing technologies. Goals include design for manufacturability, ergonomics, 3d scanning and geometry duplication including […]
Alterna Concept 3 Modular Carbon Frame Removable Battery Enclosure Mid Drive or Hub Motor 1500w – 7000w | 1hp – 8hp Bicycle or Moto Seat Flexible Geometry Commuter or Race Bred in one Package The Alterna Concept 3 is an electric cycle which can be built as a 1500w 55lb commuter or a 75lb 7000w […]
P2 Tiny Whoop Carbon Reinforced Racing DroneCarbon Reinforced frame with 1mm carbon rods + 2mm cf rods. Download 3D Model From Grabcad Tiny Whoop p1 with 7mm motorsCarbon Reinforced frame with 1mm carbon rods + 2mm cf rods. Download 3D Model From Grabcad Related Post JGW/NP Customs Drone (Boxer Prototype 1)
Sometimes a project stumbles into your lap through channels you don’t expect. In this case a long time friend was working with a musician on their live tour engineering when he had an idea. What if we could use some of the more delicate and sensitive studio microphones on stage. He reached out and we […]
A health and fitness company reached out to Josh Gore Works to design and develop a yoga ball chair for home or office. The customer requested several concepts before choosing a design which fit the manufacturing path previously planned. Constructed of two rotationally molded components supported by caster wheels and topped with a durable yoga […]
A health and fitness company was interested in improving the elastic band training experience with their existing product by giving the user feedback and a rep counter. Resistance bands have been used for years for stretching, strength training and general fitness but users had no ability to know if they were achieving the desired resistance […]
The Funny Fork project started as the simple desire to understand the handling characteristics of suspensions systems which were non telescopic in nature. Having few modern interpretations of linkage suspension systems available to test and tinker, I set about creating one. My goal was a prototype which would allow for a variety of setup options […]
A popular remote retainer service was looking for an enclosure for their new line of invisible retainers and reached out to Josh Gore Works for some conceptual designs with different lid functions.
Induction Innovations Inc. approached JGW about improving their popular Mini Ductor II. Primary goals included reduction in size, the addition of a trigger for improved ergonomics as well as a quick release for simpler coil installation and use. An aggressive strategy was taken to bring prototypes to SEMA 2015, with a Q1 2016 launch. […]
Products and Renderings Enthusiasm, Transportation and Sport Portraits, Street and Documentary Cities, Landscapes and Nature
A catalog of pictures from our Composite focused Design and Manufacturing. Bladder, Prepreg, CCM, Compression Molding, Wet Layup, Vacuum Bag and Fixtures +Tooling
This stem was designed, and manufactured as a case study for understanding the application of low volume, rapid cycle time, soft tooling in producing high end bicycle components. The ability to have non uniform wall thickness allows for the creation fine details and engineered shapes such as internal ribbing or integrated components. Styling, Mold Design, Machine […]
In 2011 while validating composite materials for use in Surgical Instrumentation JGW was introduced to SIOC materials and the process to produce green and cured carbon ceramic matrix materials. Carbon Ceramic Matrix materials have great strength to weight properties as well as the ability to maintain this strength while producing a suitable braking surface for friction […]
A paintball goggle system modeled by Josh Gore Works. Plaster provided by unknown sculpture, 3d scanned then made injection moldable and functional through design engineering. Includes removable lens system with dual pivoting mechanism.
Utilitee approached JGW with the goal of moving from prototype phase to finished product.
Court Grip in conjunction with Continental Packaging and JGW worked hard to create a unique and ergonomic packaging solution with built in applicator to make cleaning your shoes sole a breeze. *Photography by Jay Jenison
Dragon Boats are a popular form of racing human powered boat racing which has a strong enthusiast and fan following. One of those enthusiasts approached JGW with a desire to produce a scale model to be built and decorated to match the fans favorite race teams. This required the 3d scanning of a dragon boat […]
In 2010 I acquired a Formula Vee project car which immediately became a ground up rebuild. Ignoring the fact that i’m the wrong size for the class I built a cage and car around me. I ditched the Z bar rear end and fabricated a simple aluminum body while doing my best to keep things […]
For those who have a yard with obstacles and a dog who loves to explore the Electronic Dog Tether helps keep your pet out of the garden and without the shock of electricity of traditional shock collars. The Electronic Dog Tether is programmed by pulling the tether and tracing the perimeter you want accessible to […]
Packaging Design Portfolio of Josh Gore Works
Traditional Speed Feeds did almost nothing to help retain paint and in the event the hopper was agitated paint flew free. Virtue and JGW helped solve this problem with a low cost solution made utilizing the unique properties of highly elastic Thermoplastic Elastomers. US20090283082
In 2007 MacDev was looking for a fresh look for their new inline gun, the Droid. JGW was given a blank slate on styling and we feel the design compliments the incredible internal function by MacDev.
Simple Coffee was formed in 2006 by Mike, Steve and Josh after being inspired by some great cups of coffee while traveling in South America. Looking to spark that same inspiration in others we sat at the cupping table and started crafting the many Styles of Simple Coffee. Professional, Breadwinner, Mom, and Sleeper were just a […]