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A bicycle-towed electric street sweeper may soon be clearing gravel, broken glass, bits of metal and other debris off a bike lane near you. Known as the Bike Lane Sweeper, the device is already being trialled at multiple locations in Canada and the US.Continue ReadingCategory: Bicycles, TransportTags: Cycling, Road Safety, Cleaning, DIY
The Toaster is claimed to be the world's most portable bike rack and from the looks of things, that may very well be the case. It folds flat when not in use, and can accommodate up to five bikes of almost any wheel size.Continue ReadingCategory: Bicycles, TransportTags: Bike Racks, Cycling, Folding
An interesting BMX-styled ebike hit Indiegogo in 2022, which didn't provide pedal-assist but did have throttle when needed. That premium titanium ride is now being joined by a more affordable steel-framed version called the Shadow Chimera.Continue ReadingCategory: Bicycles, TransportTags: BMX, ebikes
aston martin and j.laverack pair up to produce the boltless road bicycle .1R, coupling it with 3D-printed aerospace-grade titanium lugs and sculpted carbon fiber tubes. The post j.laverack aston martin .1R debuts as titanium bicycle forged with carbon fiber & aluminum appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Design Academy Eindhoven graduate Henry K Wein has developed Trunk Bunk, a treehouse that allows its occupant to sleep in a different tree every night. Read more
Two years ago, we heard how the Ohio-based Smart Tire Company was developing shape memory airless bicycle tires. Well, the resulting Metl tires can now be purchased via – you guessed it – a Kickstarter campaign.Continue ReadingCategory: Bicycles, TransportTags: Airless, Tires, Kickstarter, Cycling, Shape Memory Alloys, NASA
Rear suspension systems make a big difference on mountain bikes, but most such setups are a bit "much" for use on regular commuter bikes. The Type 57x bicycle was designed with that fact in mind, as it features low-profile frame-integrated rear shocks.Continue ReadingCategory: Bicycles, TransportTags: Suspension, Cycling
BMX riders tweaked a bicycle and turned it into a pogo stick by installing springs and a hinge system to allow infinite bouncing. The post pogo stick and bicycle in one: BMX riders build a wheel-free bouncing bike that jumps high appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
engineer sergii gordieiev and his team recycle discarded bicycle parts to create a custom bike with square wheels from scratch. The post engineer builds custom bike with square wheels using discarded bicycle parts appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
If you do a lot of cycling, you may wish to park your bike horizontally on the floor, store it vertically against the wall, or work on it using a repair stand. Well, the Rak One is a single device that serves all three purposes.Continue ReadingCategory: Bicycles, TransportTags: Kickstarter, stand, Transformable 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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