Helmet Reeks of Cheese When You Fall

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Apparently bicycle helmets are supposed to be used for multiple crashes. There’s a point at which the helmet is structurally damaged on the inside and should not be used again. Unfortunately most cyclists who’ve reached the “breaking point” so to speak have probably been hit one too many times to realize it. So ...

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Bicycle with a Monster Truck Wheel

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The Monsterbike certainly doesn’t look like the easiest thing in the world to pedal but clearly speed is not what they’re going for this. It’s a “regular” pennyfarthing bicycle (you know, those old timey ones with the giant wheel in front and small wheels in the back) taken to the extreme by attaching ...

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Gyroscopic Bicycle Wheels Eliminate the Need for Training Wheels

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Learning to ride a bicycle is something almost every kid went through and chances are you learned with a pair of training wheels. And once you got good on the training wheels, you would take them off and basically learn to ride again. Because training wheels don’t really “train” you, they just convert ...

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Joby Gorillapod Bicycle

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I’m pretty certain that the Joby Gorillapod flexible tripod is not actually strong enough to work as a real bicycle but this display piece kinda makes you think- what if? It would be an incredibly flexible folding bike. You could twist the frame so that the bike just rides in circles like ...

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City Bike is So Minimal It Doesn’t Need a Chain

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Design firm JRuiter + Studio has designed this super minimalist “City Bike” that takes the complicated bicycle down to just it’s essential core components. The designers had a complete rethinking of what was needed on the frame of the bike, eliminating parts that were not absolutely necessary. While practical on some levels, with ...

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Suitcase for your Bicycle

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You’ve got to really love your bicycle to take it on a plane with you. I’m not even sure if you’re really legally allowed to bring them unless they’re in some sort of container, likely oversized and you know the airlines would love to charge you lots of extra money for that. The ...

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Folding Wheels on a Collapsible Bicycle Concept

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Bicycles that fold or collapse are usually constrained in size by their largest parts- the wheels. So in creating a design for a bicycle wheel that can fold up compactly, Victor Aleman has created a concept for what could be one of the smallest full sized collapsible bikes ever. Look at his design ...

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Bicycle That Projects it’s Own Bike Lane (Delivery Truck Parking Spot)

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Here’s a great safety concept- a bicycle that projects it’s own illuminated bike lane onto the ground. The LightLane is ideal for traveling by bike at night in areas where there is no lane to give you some added visibility to drivers and maybe help to prevent some accidents. Of course drivers are ...

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