OUTLAND Living ™ Fire Table

CompanyChris O'Brien Wheeler, for FMI Brands Inc.
Lead DesignerChris O'Brien Wheeler
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Prize(s)2nd Place in Outdoor And Exercise Equipment / Patio/Garden Furniture and Accessories
Entry Description

The OUTLAND Living™ Fire Table delivers the optimal balance of visual performance, wide heat radiance and fuel efficiency with its 35,000BTU output (effectively 12-15hrs operational use/20lb LP cylinder). Thoughtfully considered for a world-class out of box customer experience; quick and easy to assemble with only 16 screws. The attention to materials and construction sets this fire table apart: all 304SS (stainless steel) ignition components, 304SS burn tray with laser cut trademark flame logo, all 304SS hardware; smooth outdoor powder coated aluminum frame and premium outdoor resin wicker (HDPE; recyclable). The 8mm clear black tempered glass table top with fused ceramic enamel coat backing has an amazing reflective quality and contains an immense viewable depth. Lift-away either side panel to access the interior LP tank and a built-in glass lid storage feature. Interface the piezo-electric ignition with a large custom ergonomic soft grip knob. CSA approved. Flat pack, drop-ship packaging; ISTA certified.

Bio

Chris O'Brien Wheeler, BDes, BCID ACID graduated from the Emily Carr Institute of Art & Design in 1999. Principal designer at Unique Industrial Design Inc. (UNIQUE:ID) in Vancouver, BC Canada since 2002. Past President of BC Industrial Designer's Association (BCID) and Past President of the Association of Canadian Industrial Designers (ACID).

Awards and Prize

IDA 2016 Silver, OUTLAND LivingTM Fire Table, for FMI Brands Inc. CATEGORY Outdoor And Exercise Equipment-Patio/Garden Furniture and Accessories