British designer Benjamin Hubert has designed the world’s lightest timber table as part of an internal studio research project into lightweight constructions. The Ripple table is 2.5 metres long, 1 metre wide, and weighs just 9 kilograms. Made using 70-80% less material than a standard timber table, Ripple can be assembled and manoeuvred by a single person.
The table’s impressive strength to weight ratio is enabled by an innovative production process of corrugating plywood for furniture through pressure lamination,says Benjamin Hubert.
Ripple is launched these week at London Design Festival in the Aram Store.