„You have a parcel coming“ – that’s the message you are waiting for, when you expect your prototype parts with impatience. Will it be what you ordered? Did they interprete your design the way you wanted? The suspense level is rising.
See the smile of these two guys? That’s what happens when the producer got it right. Forgotten the postponings of the delivery dates. Forgotten the discussions between the designer who wants a certain edge that particular way and the technician who says, that it’s not possible to machine it like that, so it has to be changed.
And then this: just a plain smile about the result.
By the way: That’s not a mockup with the famous name logo outside, in the background. That’s Heiko’s office, with view of the former Rolex factory that has been transformed into luxury lofts in Biel Bienne.