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Sebastian Maluska's pop-up tent can fit on the roof of any car

24 September 2018

A tent underneath a starry sky

The rooftop tent design was inspired by the materials used in sail boats. It is created from two light-weight aluminium frames covered with waterproof sailing fabric.

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Characteristics of technology Use this and other examples to identify that technology involves people designing and making technological outcomes for an identified purpose 1
Technological products Use this and other examples to describe the performance properties of a range of materials and use these to suggest things the materials could be used for 2

Keywords: tent, leisure, construction and mechanical, materials, characteristics of technology, technological products

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