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Showing posts with label BICYCLES. Show all posts
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September 27, 2014
Bicycle Cup Holder

Cycling is a healthy activity and a great hobby. Many cyclists might have experienced that there is no or not enough space to keep our stuff while cycling. The Bicycle Cup Holder is a simple holder that is great for iced coffee, water bottles, sunglasses, and anything else you need within easy reach while riding. Made of high quality die cut black silicone rubber that cleans easily. Fits best on a men's style frame. [Buy 50$]

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September 19, 2014
Saddle Transforms into a Lock

Seatylock is a bicycle saddle that transforms easily into a solid One meter lock which will always be there with you as an integrated part of your bike. Seatylock enables you locking your bike to an external object and you no longer need to carry heavy locks or get worried about saddle theft. Located in the center of Gravity of your bike the Seatylock gives you a hassle free ride without feeling the burden of carrying a lock. Seatylock has various adapters enable easy compatibility to any standard seat post that in the market. After a simple installation it can be adjusted to your preferred saddle position. Bike riders will never find that they have left their lock back home while needed it the most. Project launched at kickstarter where you can pre-order.

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August 19, 2014
Bull’s Eye Bike Lift & Carry

The Bull’s Eye bike lift & carry is created for the city dwellers and allows to easily lift and to comfortably move the bicycle or an electric bicycle as if it is a shoulder bag. This device has a minimalistic, easily recognizable design and the compact dimensions. The high quality carrying sling length fixation mechanism provides the convenient use at any user’s height and the bicycle dimensions. A shackle for the fixation on the handlebar in the non operational state can be easily mounted on the device’s casing with the help of a silicon hook, situated close to the bottom. All the fixation and the automatic reeling control is carried out with the help of the button, situated on the device’s side.

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August 6, 2014
Retro OTO Electric Bicycles

Barcelona-based artisanal bike studio OTO cycles crafts mid-century look series of aluminium electric bikes. These two-wheelers features a side tank which holds the 250w electric motor and NCM batteries, an LCD display 5 levels with built in cycle computer and other custom components such as leather saddles and grips. The weight is only 23 kgs, but the bikes are capable of reaching speeds of up-to 65 km/h and boast a start-stop system which goes from 0-6 km/h without the need for pedaling. 

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August 4, 2014
Merge Utility Bike Charges Your Phone

Bbrooklyn-based companies, Pensa and Horse Cycles teamed up to designed the ‘merge’, the urban utility bike developed specifically for the 2014 Oregon manifest bike design project. "Bike features design elements such as recessed lighting, a front hub that generates electricity, a USB charging port and a retractable rear fender and bike rack that can be hidden when not in use. each utility piece has been seamlessly integrated into the frame, available when you need them, yet unobtrusive when not in use. influenced by the variety of cycling needs in new york city, ‘merge’ offers a sense of confidence when navigating tight spaces." [Via - designboom]

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June 9, 2014
24k Gold Limited Edition Bike

The most expensive extreme mountain bike in the world is made with 24k gold, by 'The House of Solid Gold'. Founder Hugh Powe and Dan Bull worked together to bring the world this most incredible bespoke extreme bicycle. Named the "The Beverly Hills Edition", this extreme mountain bike, also known as a "fat bike", is handcrafted spending over 750 hours of time and only 13 customized bikes will be made. Added for accent and beauty, the diamonds and sapphires are pave’ set on the frame emblem. To be more specific, the custom emblem bearing logo, "THSG" is embellished and encrusted with over 600 Black Diamonds (6.0 carats in total) and 500 Golden Sapphires (4.5 carats in total). The one of a kind customized seat is covered in the finest chocolate brown alligator and absolutely beautiful. The one of a kind water bottle is covered in gold and accented with chocolate brown stingray.

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December 15, 2013
iPump - Lightest Air Pump in the World

Cyclists always needed a pump that was light, strong, compact, aerodynamic, user friendly, impenetrable to high air pressures, durable, ergonomic and easy to store. iPump Micro is a new kickstarter project providing solution to those who need emergency bicycle pump. iPump features full carbon body and its only 21grams weight.

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November 5, 2013
Ele Solar Charged Bicycle

Ele is a electric hybrid bicycle designed by designer Mojtaba Raeisi. This hybrid bicycle can get powered from both electricity and sun. In order to get the eco-friendly solar power, Ele is equipped with solar panels on its wheels that rotate 30 degrees on both sides, to face toward sun. When the sun light is there, simply turns towards the sun and saves the power. It works in 3 modes though, muscle power, Semi- electric: electricity helps the user to ride easier and faster. Lastly, The Electric: here it functions completely like an electrical bicycle. 

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October 30, 2013
Concept 1865 Electric Bike

German design studio DING3000 in collaboration with the chemical company BASF, designed the ‘concept 1865′ which draws reference from 1865. Conspicuous with its wheels of different sizes, the velocipede was the first pedal-powered cycle in history. Along with the enlarged front wheels, this present-day velocipede rider is assisted by an electric drive. It is light, durable and very elastic, while also displaying outstanding resilience. The spring-loaded slide is pulled at the rear within the recessed grip to unlock and remove the seat. It is a ready-to-ride prototype with an electric drive and 24 polymer applications, some of which are highly innovative like the bearing less all-plastic pedals made of Ultrason or the light and puncture proof tires made of Infinergy. 

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October 21, 2013
FlyKly Smart Bicycle Wheel

FlyKly Smart Bicycle Wheel is a lightweight, comfortable and highly efficient pedal assist that encases an ultra-thin electric motor and intelligent electronics within a robust housing, neatly fitted onto the spokes of a bicycle rim. The motor turns on when you start pedaling and begins accelerating to your desired speed. Simply remove your rear wheel, replace it with the Smart Wheel and you’re all set! Smart Wheel goes up to 20 mph (25 km/h) for a 30 miles (50 km) range and it weights only 9 lbs (4 kg). While cruising you can monitor your current speed, the distance, the time of travelling and the battery level using the FlyKly App. You can also remotely lock the motor and track it in case it gets stolen. It also comes with a Smartphone holder, charger and a smart LED light. Project seeks funding at kickstarter.

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October 9, 2013
BayCycle - Bicycle on the Water

The BayCycle Project is by San Francisco based Judah Schiller. This unique water biking gathered the attention of many people and now crowd-funding at indiegogo for two of the project for research, design and prototyping. This project also for raising awareness of water-bikes generally, before going on to develop its own design. Bicycle together with the shelf kits from Italian outfit SBK-KIT, takes only 10 minuets to assemble the BayCycle. If you want to do a magic by bicycling on the water, you will have to wait sometime until the original product reach the market.

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September 10, 2013
Rimac Greyp G12 Electric Bike

The Greyp G-12 is designed from the ground up to combine the best of both worlds – motorcycles and bicycles. It is a bicycle when you want it, or a motorcycle when you need it. It will reach 65 km/h without any assistance by the rider and reaches up to 120 km of range with a single charge. The motor can recharge the battery with up to 2 kW of power while braking which is more than enough most of the time. Brakes – hydraulic dual discs in the front and a single disc in the rear (both with 203 mm diameter) provide enough stopping-power for even the most demanding situations. The G-12 can be re-charged from 0 to 100 percent in only 80 minutes – from a standard 220V outlet. A full charge consumes just about 1,3 kWh of energy which cost less than 25 Euro Cent in Europe.

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August 3, 2013
Viks - Steel Tube Uurban Commuter Bike

Designer Indrek Narusk wanted a new commuter bicycle, but didn't want to buy one from the shop. So the option was to build a unique one. The images of cafe racer style motorcycles and minimalist classic lines started spinning in Indrek's head and started manufacturing Viks which is made entirely from stainless steel tubes using highest quality steel. All the crowns, dropouts and weldments are made from the same grade steel. Two identically shaped tube frames run alongside the entire frame. Joined at the head tube, seat tube and bottom bracket. The fork and handle bar is all in one piece making the Viks look extremely sleek and flowy from every point of view.

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July 23, 2013
Repair Rebel - Titanium Multi-Tool

Most multitools on the market today, are limited on the amount of features they can offer while still claiming a light weight. But, Repair Rebel is an all-in-one bike tool comes with 24 features. Repair Rebel is half the weight, has twice the amount of  features, and costs a fraction of what is on the current market! Titanium outperforms many steel components in durability, weight, and corrosion resistance. The Repair Rebel is a lightweight consolidated alternative to carrying numerous tools along on the job. It may be attached securely under a bike seat, in Bike bag, or attached to a backpack. Designed by Chicago based Thomas Smafield and will be available at kickstarter for funding.

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July 21, 2013
Rydon Pixio - Solar Powered Bike Light

The Rydon Pixio is a solar powered bicycle light by Dutch industrial designers at Rydon. Right out of the box the Pixio will shine for 2 years, but to make sure it always works we integrated a high-efficiency solar panel. Every beam of light that falls on the solar panel is used to charge the batteries. The special high retention batteries of the Pixio hold their energy for long periods of time. As a result the Pixio charges its batteries in the summer and uses the stored energy in the winter. With only 5 days of sunlight the batteries are fully charged again and ready for another 2 years. In the rare case the power runs low, just place the Rydon Pixio in direct sunlight and it will automatically recharge.

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July 6, 2013
A Second Look - Bicycle Mirror

‘A Second Look’ is designed by Annabelle Nichols which creates a relationship between modern life on the go and safety with attention to simplicity and style. Conceived as a high-quality urban bike accessory, influenced by a passion for cycling, the conception incorporates a rear vision mirrors integrated into a wooden bicycle bar with the intention of extending a cyclist rear vision. Seamlessly integrated into the wooden hand frame, rotation switches allow the motorist to indicate at night. In turn enhancing the visual relationship between motorists. The sleek white casing has been 3d printed allowing the focal point and angle of the mirror to be adjusted in CAD and custom made for the individual. Drawing functional elements from traditional motoring accessories, ‘A Second Look’ resolves the general miscommunication between style and safety in an elegant yet simplistic way. A metaphor of vision.

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July 3, 2013
Steam-O Bicycle by János Insperger

Designer János Insperger's 'Steam-O' is a modern cruiser inspired by the iconic steam locomotives of the past, applying the signature aerodynamic shape to its stark frame. In classic 1930s style, the bike sports a leather seat with spring suspension, an oversized headlight with chrome and bronze polish, and choo-choo style rims. The main feature, however, is a pushrod drivetrain like that of locomotives from the time. This unique power system and distinct attention to detail set it apart from other cruisers new and old. 

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June 17, 2013
Paravelo: The world's First Flying Bicycle

London based aircraft company 'XploreAir' has just launched a kickstarter project targeting £50,000 to finalize the design of 'Paravelo' which is the world's first flying bicycle. Paravelo is a conventional two-wheeled bike that transforms into an easy-to-operate aircraft requiring no licence to fly and capable of altitudes of up to 4,000ft. 'Paravelo' is a ridable aircraft that travels at 15mph on land and 25mph in the air. At the heart of the design is a bicycle that tows a lightweight trailer carrying a powerful fan. In order to fly, the bike docks with its trailer, a flexible wing is unfurled and an electric starter motor fires up the biofuel-powered fan.

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June 15, 2013
Closca - Street Style Foldable Bike Helmet

Wearing a sport helmet is very old fashion and I always wanted a trendy helmet which is simple, fashionable and fits to my bag. Closca is an innovative street style bike helmet that combines an innovative foldable system and an attractive aesthetics proposal. Closca is capable of reducing its volume to less than 50% of the initial one; allowing a final flat book-like shape with just one movement, with no complex mechanism and in less than one second. The folding system allows you to store the helmet in most messenger bags, back-packs, saddle-bags, shoulder-bags, etc. Wearing a bicycle helmet does not necessarily have to be incompatible with our looks using different interchangeable textile covers as Closca have been designed by experts following the latest trendy patterns. Seeks funding at kickstarter.

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June 5, 2013
Wooden Sandwichbike by Basten Leijh

Designer Basten Leijh believed that two wooden panels could deliver the funkiest ride and designed this beautiful wooden sandwichbike which was presented during the 2013 Salone del Mobile. Sandwichbike is a Dutch design originally that was inspired by the concept of flat packing and home assembly. Basten came up with a concept that, instead of a welded frame, it is engineered as a ‘sandwich’ of two weather coated frames of layered plywood. Bonded together by ‘smart cylinders’, the frames and components become a rock-solid piece of technology that is both durable and extremely attractive. Everything you need is in the box including the tools, so you can start assembling right away. In total, there are less than 50 parts. Bleijh is now taking pre-orders at Sandwichbikes

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