Shoe design

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Description:
I am looking to explore the idea of "reinventing" shoes. I'm looking to create a shoe that turns from a heel to a flat. In order to do so i need a mechanism for the heel to flip out and lock into place from a groove on the sole of the shoe. The heel itself would be based on a lever where you can push the heel into a groove of the bottom of the shoe to make the shoe a flat. Then click it out using a very simple unlocking system on the sides of the shoe ( a bit like when you unclick the lid of a calpol bottle pressing on both sides) to make it into a heel.
Wants:
Ideally what i am looking for is a mechanism that locks and unlocks a heel into place using 2 buttons on both sides of the shoe to be pressed to release. The heel must have a 90 degree flexibility and support the weight of a woman when clicked into place. To bring the heel into its groove again to make a shoe a flat, i would like to use the weight of a person to press down at an angle onto the heel a bit like a spring (using their feet as a force) in order to lock the heel back in.
Ask for Sample:
A sample would be great with a paper copy with a diagram showing how the sample was assembled together.
Software:
  1. 20-20 Design

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Discussion

Sat, 28 Nov 2015 17:16:02 +0000
hi
can i use solidworks ?
Sat, 14 Nov 2015 04:10:19 +0000
Hi sir,
If you could make this contest prepaid that would be great.
Thanks
Zyrone
Wed, 11 Nov 2015 02:35:30 +0000
Hi, can i use Auto Cad Software ?
Tue, 03 Nov 2015 17:50:28 +0000
Yes you can. Please remember the material must be durable, thin and strong to hold an adults weight
Sun, 01 Nov 2015 11:36:12 +0000
Hi,
Can i use auto-desk inventor software?

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