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    Content by Mika Satomi and Hannah Perner-Wilson
    E-Textile Tailor Shop by KOBAKANT
    The following institutions have funded our research and supported our work:

    Since 2020, Hannah is guest professor of the Spiel&&Objekt Master's program at the University of Performing Arts Ernst Busch in Berlin

    From 2013-2015 Mika was a guest professor at the eLab at Kunsthochschule Berlin-Weissensee

    From July - December 2013 Hannah was a researcher at the UdK's Design Research Lab

    From 2010-2012 Mika was a guest researcher in the Smart Textiles Design Lab at The Swedish School of Textiles

    From 2009 - 2011 Hannah was a graduate student in the MIT Media Lab's High-Low Tech research group led by Leah Buechley

    In 2009 Hannah and Mika were both research fellows at the Distance Lab

    Between 2003 - 2009 Hannah and Mika were both students at Interface Cultures
    We support the Open Source Hardware movement. All our own designs published on this website are released under the Free Cultural Works definition

    12 Ways to hold your coin-cells

    A collection of different ways to store coin-cell batteries (CR2032). One picture per method, with links to further documentation where available.

    Instructable >> https://www.instructables.com/id/12-Ways-to-Store-Your-Coin-cells/

    Lasercut Stretchy Battery Pocket
    >> http://www.kobakant.at/DIY/?p=4432

    Felt Sandwich Pouch
    >> https://www.flickr.com/photos/plusea/albums/72157712300020868
    >> https://www.kobakant.at/DIY/?p=8032

    Clothspin Battery Holder
    >> http://www.kobakant.at/DIY/?p=5222

    Conductive Fabric With Magnet
    >> https://cdn.instructables.com/FO2/23UP/IWWFNJM0/FO223UPIWWFNJM0.MEDIUM.jpg

    Battery Snap Pouches
    >> http://www.kobakant.at/DIY/?p=6284

    Igne Oyasi Coin-Cell Holder
    >> http://www.kobakant.at/DIY/?p=6456

    Paper Cut and Scored Battery Holder

    Paper Cut and Folded or Inserted Holder

    Painted, Carved and Screwed
    >> http://kit-of-no-parts.at/?p=1413

    Vinylcut Copper, Lasercut Hole, Pressfit
    >> http://kit-of-no-parts.at/?p=1

    Assembled Coin-cell Holder
    >> http://kit-of-no-parts.at/?p=1869

    Electricity Has Expensive Taste
    >> http://www.plusea.at/?p=4175

    Sculpted Battery Holders
    >> http://kit-of-no-parts.at/?p=1364

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