Design and Development of a Carry-On Bag to Support Women in Work-and-Travel Activities

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Suchada Rianmora
Thorfan Netkueakun
Nutthamon Samorhom


Design under constraints can be accomplished properly with the assistance of Product Design and Development (PDD). Presented in this study is the development of durability, flexibility, and accessible briefcase-style bag for work-and-travel activity. Target customers are set as women who, mostly, require some details that lead the designers to comprehend some hidden issues. Providing enough space and a strong body to store many stuffs, and preserving items in good condition are the key considerations. A solid-based baggage cover can provide a shock-absorption structure, and its size must not exceed - 40cm x 20cm x 25cm. The weight of the bag plus stuff is determined around 4 kg, which is the key parameter for Finite Element Analysis (FEA). Force distribution around the bag is simulated for safety purposes; when a 1000 N of the external force (or impact force) delivers a shock or high impact in a relatively short period of time on the front/back area of the bag, the developed bag still in a usable condition; no crack found. Polycarbonate (PC) - Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene, or ABS plastic material is applied to the main body of the bag. All analyzed results can be applied as the key guidelines for the manufacturers or customers to assist work-and-travel activity with happiness.

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Rianmora, S., Netkueakun, T. ., & Samorhom, N. (2023). Design and Development of a Carry-On Bag to Support Women in Work-and-Travel Activities. INTERNATIONAL SCIENTIFIC JOURNAL OF ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY (ISJET), 7(1), 48–67. Retrieved from
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