Finished project.

Project description

Background[edit | edit source]

Why was this project created? For whom?

Benefits and criteria[edit | edit source]

The benefits of making this project are:

The criteria under which this project was designed were:

Bill of materials[edit | edit source]

  • PVC piping
  • 4 layers of cellophane sheet
  • Connectors

Assembly instructions[edit | edit source]

A frame made of pvc piping.
Design a frame

To build the frame you will use pvc pipes that are meant to be joined through the connectors.

Noodles are place around the pvc pipes.
Place the insulating noodles around the pvc pipes

Once the frame is built, the insulating noodles are placed around the pvc pipes. If this material is not available, it can be replaced with newsprint pages, bubble wraps or any other component that is soft at the edges.

Wrap and tape it.
Wrap it with cellophane

Place the frame on top of the layers of cellophane, tape the polymer on one side of the frame, and start wrapping until the 2 layers of cellophane cover everything. When finished, tape the remaining sides.

Video instructions[edit | edit source]

Check out the Youtube video.

Gallery[edit | edit source]

Further work[edit | edit source]

Insulate Ukraine needs:

  • Contacts to PVC pipe manufacturers - 20-30mm PVC pipes.
  • Contacts to Polyethylene wrap manufacturers - 150 micron polyethylene.
  • Contacts to Insulating Noodle manufacturers - 15-30mm wall thickness.
  • To raise £150,000 to Insulate Izyum.

How to contribute[edit | edit source]

A call for action for Tolocar

Contact details[edit | edit source]

Information if available

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