Crossing2013

designer Luca Scacchetti

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Description

Crossing is a collection of tables, desks and low storage unit, that plays with the shapes, the volume and the materials creating effects of extreme modernity and elegance. The central element is made with the top in saddle leather or wood, produced like a self-continuous element, turning round and extending itself on the sides. The compositions complete with extended volumes in wood equipped of doors and drawers or with cubic supporting asymmetric pedestals for the desks.

A collection of a geometry apparently elementary that offers at the same time a visual effect of big complexity and symbolic position referable to familiar architectonic structures, like the movement of a beam crossing the space, or a bridge crossing a stream or a gorge leaning on side elevation.

Specifications:

The CROSSING model is available in a limited number of combinations that use two kind of materials:

-       Saddle leather or leather. The saddle leather and leather are always applied to black melamine coated panels, of various thickness, in accordance with the use.

-       Similar rosewood veneered to particleboard panels, of variable thickness, in accordance with the use. This is the only wood available for the model.

The tops of the desks of the conference tables and of the low coffee tables are made with a 30 mm thickness top covered in saddle leather or leather, or veneered.

Under the tops there are reinforcement steel bars.

The legs and the side support to the pedestal are made pairing 3 different particleboard panels with a total thickness of 8 cm. and have the vertical edges rounded on the internal side. On the upper part an aluminum sheet is fixed to the leg or to the support in order to give a stronger stability to the top. Both the leg  and the side support are completely covered in saddle leather or leather.

The modesty panel is produced with a particleboard panel 20 mm thickness veneered or covered in saddle leather or leather.

The leg, in its function of supporting the top, can be replaced with a pedestal cabinet or with a return sideboard cabinet which leans on a support.

The fixed pedestal as well as the pedestal on casters and the fixed return sideboard cabinet are available only veneered and are made with a special finishing details of the panels cut at 45°; the drawers and the doors always with a cut at 45° are also available just veneered.

It is available also a return composed by a top veneered fixed to the top of the desk with a metal sheet underneath and on the other side fixed to a leg similar to the one of the desk.

The low cabinet is available just in one dimension with 4 units, with 4 doors or with two side doors and 3 big central drawers; all of them are available just veneered. The cabinet as well as doors and drawers has a special finishing details of cut at 45°. The handles are represented by a groove into the door or the drawer, made through a milling into an inlay of solid wood inserted into the particleboard panel before veneering it.

The low cabinet can have also an additional top with sides always covered in saddle leather or leather and with the central element veneered or covered in saddle leather or leather.

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