The stapler collection was also used to introduce students another idea generation technique in the form of ‘Tools of Transformation’. Following points were explained to students with the stapler collection.
• Put to other uses
Stapler + Paper punch
Features: Easy pin loading, sliding lock stops staple pushing action during punching operation.
Transformation tools: Put to other use, adapt, combine, modify.
Features: Appealing and comfortable form, easy loading of staples, space for additional staples.
Transformation tools: Modify, rearrange, and combine.
Features: Staplers not limited to papers only, but extended to stapling canvass or flex banners to wooden frames. Staple is pushed out with such a great force that, it is called as Staple Gun
Transformation tools: Adapt, magnify, modify, rearrange
Features: Different type of mechanism which uses reusable clips for clipping bunch of papers.
Transformation tools: Modify magnify, rearrange, and substitute.