PowerVar design

Refined design of front panel in metal and carbon fiber aimed for Powervar's retail product line.

Powervar UPS - Uninterruptible Power Supplies

PowerVar, a manufacturer of a wide range of uninterruptible power supplies and line conditioner equipment had acquired product lines via a merger and wanted to unify the look of their products. They also wanted their high end product lines to stand out from the competition in function, usability, design and value.

Control Alt Design provided:

  • User Interface
  • Display Graphics - power level & status
  • Concept Designs
  • Material and Color Study
  • 3D Modeling/ Renderings
  • Mechanical Engineering (DFM)
  • Vendor sourcing
  • Process Engineering to support a distinctive metal and carbon fiber look via In Mold Decorating.

CAD developed a range of concept designs for each product line using design cues to convey an overall 'family' look. Product lines had both no display and with display.

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A variety of screen graphics illustrate power levels in real-time.

Powervar display graphics in real time

PowerVar GTS Series: Uninterruptible Power Manager. Designed for a networked environment.

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