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XCEL blog 000_Use Reclaimed Pallets!

XCEL blog 000_Use Reclaimed Pallets!

An initiative by Xcel Industrial Supplies Pte Ltd, Triple Eyelid studios has teamed up with Soh Ju Hu on a series of furniture and products primarily made from reclaimed pallet wood. Majority of the pallet wood in Singapore are imported and may consist of different species of hardwood and softwood, depending on the strength required to do its job. The most common species would be softwood such as pine and are more often than not, neglected for the recyclability.  It has been estimated that the world uses 2 billion pallets each day, most conveniently discarded resulting in a serious industrial wastage. Packaging companies...

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Xcel blog_001_Skinny Stool

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Xcel blog_001_Skinny Stool

An initiative by Xcel Industrial Supplies Pte Ltd, Triple Eyelid studios has teamed up with Soh Ju Hu on a series of furniture and products primarily made from reclaimed pallet wood. Design: For the standing desk worker! This minimal IKEA-hack stool provides enough comfort to rest legs in between working while standing.  Selected heat-treated reclaimed pine timber ensures that no two furniture is alike. The nail holes are a reminder of the timber's pallet past life. A combination of simplicity meets upcycling provides a clean profile suitable for any working environment.  Every piece of timber is carefully measured to achieve the...

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Xcel blog_002_60 Degree Pallet Stool

Xcel blog_002_60 Degree Pallet Stool

An initiative by Xcel Industrial Supplies Pte Ltd, Triple Eyelid studios has teamed up with Soh Ju Hu on a series of furniture and products primarily made from reclaimed pallet wood. Design: Name derived from the internal angle of an equilateral triangle!  The beauty of using pallet wood material ensures that no two furniture is alike. We expressed the side wood grain of pallet pine rather than the usual top side of the pallet plank to form a truly unique look for each stool. The nail holes that remain are a reminder of the timber's pallet past life. A combination of...

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Xcel blog_003_Pallet Lazy Susan

Xcel blog_003_Pallet Lazy Susan

An initiative by Xcel Industrial Supplies Pte Ltd, Triple Eyelid studios has teamed up with Soh Ju Hu on a series of furniture and products primarily made from reclaimed pallet wood. Design: The Pallet wood lazy susan has one of the most basic shape but also the most functional. It can add a rustic yet playful contrast to round dining tables of any material. The simple shape also makes a great cafe table with any furniture legs! Sustainability: All timber used in making this lazy susan are heat treated pallet pine wood collected in Singapore. They are all ready to be discarded if...

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Xcel blog 004_Mobile Timber Amplifiers

Xcel blog 004_Mobile Timber Amplifiers

An initiative by Xcel Industrial Supplies Pte Ltd, Triple Eyelid studios has teamed up with Soh Ju Hu on a series of furniture and products primarily made from reclaimed pallet wood. Design: Using the acoustic properties of wood and bouncing of sound within the internal cavity, the amplifiers makes great desk amplifiers for your work desk without the need for additional power!  With two version to choose from, with cubic version produces a louder amplification whereas the rectangular version has more functionality. Available in solid hardwood or pine wood reclaimed from old pallets.  The beauty of using pallet wood material ensures...

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