France – French designer Coralie Gourgeuchon has created a paper electronics kit enabling users to make their own speaker.
A paper template, radio antennae, switches and conductive glue and ink enable users to easily construct the musical kit. To amplify sound, a cone is simply curled in the centre of the speaker. When laid out flat, the speaker is switched off.
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