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Chapter 8. Liquid Len Meets DiscoHead: > Liquid Len: Plumbing the Depths of Ind... - Pg. 242

Liquid Len Meets DiscoHead Liquid Len: Plumbing the Depths of Industrial Design Spend any amount of time doing industrial design and styling, and you learn just how much work is involved in making "simple" work, particularly when you're trying to execute some kinda high-concept unified theme across a number of different pieces. Having committed myself to the whole "white PVC drainpipe" meme doing the DiscoHead, figuring out how to lever the functionality needed by the liquid light projector into the same family of form factors was ponderworthy. The projector case needed to meet certain performance requirements while still looking like essentially unmodified plumbing components: it had to accomodate a projector mechanism consisting of a power supply, light source, slide holder with low-RPM motor drive (to turn the liquid slide) and lensing, as well as accomodating adjustable focus, user