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For many people, an electric bike makes sense for longer commutes, but it isn't needed for shorter jaunts or recreational rides. As a result, we've seen a number of kits that allow cyclists to temporarily turn their existing bike into an e-bike, by swapping one of its wheels with an electrified one. It's a pretty simple solution, although the Swytch eBike Conversion Kit may be even simpler an
If you're a mountain biker, chances are you want to retain your core strength, coordination and sense of balance throughout the off-season and between rides. Well, that's why Colorado-based cycling coach Lee McCormack created the RipRow. It's kind of like a pedal-less exercise bike crossed with a rowing machine, and the thing rocks … literally...Continue Reading Mountain bike trainer g
pragma industries has designed the first commercial-grade fuel cell pedelec bicycle, αlpha, integrating the OCS fuel cell technology.The post pragma industries’ alpha model is a powerful hydrogen-fueled bike appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
New York City must provide better protection for cyclists and pedestrians in areas close to busy roads, says a local transportation think tank, following Tuesday's terrorist attack that killed eight. Read more
to promote cycling culture in global cities, norm architects collaborates to create the copenhagen bike company, which premiers with three unique bicycles.The post norm architects creates classic collection for copenhagen bike company appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Aspiring post-apocalyptic warlords and steampunk superheroes in search of a different set of wheels might consider this custom Honda Goldwing with Roman Chariot sidecar. It goes to sale a few weeks from now with an estimated sale price of $5,000 to $7,000...Continue Reading Steampunk meets Roman chariot in unique Honda Goldwing custom bikeCategory: MotorcyclesTags: Bonhams Cust
replicating the cycling experience on water, the manta5 hydrofoil bike and its silent, pedal-electric 400-W motor is suitable on lakes, rivers and oceans.The post cycle on water with the pedal-electric manta5 hydrofoil bike appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
If something is designed to be gripped in our hand, it should be cylindrical … right? Well, not necessarily. According to cycling ergonomics expert Sean Madsen, who previously designed products for Specialized, bicycle handlebar grips actually work better if they're flat on top. It also helps if they're narrow at the end, and have "wings." The resulting product, named for the manner in
We've already seen bike helmets with head/tail lights, turn indicators and built-in speakers, and the Beacon helmet … well, it has all of those too. What makes it a little different, however, is the fact that it laser-projects a bicycle-warning symbol onto the road 5 to 12 meters (16 to 39 ft) in front of the rider...Continue Reading Bike helmet enlists lasers for added safetyCategory:
If you go mountain biking in the actual mountains, it's fairly likely that you'll encounter situations in which you have to carry your bike. And if those situations involve activities like rock-scrambling or otherwise negotiating sketchy terrain, it would really be best if both your hands were free. It was with this in mind that German cyclist Marvin Kiesel created PeakRider, a hands-free bic is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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