Posts Tagged ‘bicycle’
 
 
 
Bikes
 
15mm wrench ulock
15mm wrench ulock
15mm wrench ulock

Convert Your U-Lock Bike Lock With This Tool

When I'm on my bicycle I try to minimize my weight, which means leaving behind whatever tools or gear I don't need.  This U-Lock tool converts any Evolution and Gray Kryptonite lock into a 15mm hex wrench, perfect for cranking ...
 
Fitness
 
MongooseCachet2
MongooseCachet2
MongooseCachet2

And You Will Know Us From The Trail Of Dead Hipsters: The $150 Walmart Fixed Gear Bicycle

With raised hipster fists clenching PBR cans above a sacred dive bar, word has hit the streets that Walmart is now selling a fixed gear bike for $150.  Manufactured by 1980's BMX icons Mongoose, the bike is called the Cachet.  ...

 
Bikes
 
magtenlight-2
magtenlight-2
magtenlight-2

Magtenlight: Magnetically Powered Bike Lights

Dynamo powered lights have been around almost as long as the bicycle has had gears.  One problem?  Most if not all of them had to make physical contact with a spinning wheel to be powered, that is until now.  Enter the Magtenli...
 
Bikes
 
Sanyo Eneloop Bikes
Sanyo Eneloop Bikes
Sanyo Eneloop Bikes

Sanyo Refreshes Eneloop Bicycle, Now Captures More Energy

Too bad I'll probably never ride Sanyo's Eneloop Bike, but that can probably be said for the majority.  In any event, the company felt it necessary to update the recently announced bicycle.  Now, instead of just capturing power...

 
Bikes
 
Spokeless Bike
Spokeless Bike
Spokeless Bike

A Spokeless Bicycle

I've been seeing pics of this spokeless rear wheel bicycle all week, and now I'm conceding and posting on it.  That isn't to say it isn't cool as shit, though, because it totally is. It reminds me of the Hubless Chopper (as in ...
 
Bikes
 

Full Automated Bicycle Parking Garage (video)

[GR]wE4fvwTBtno[/GR] Tokyo, Japan has long been a place with a massive population and a small amount of land.  So as you can imagine they're always inventing new ways to store their worldly positions without displacing their li...

 
Fitness
 
inner-city-bike-1
inner-city-bike-1
inner-city-bike-1

Inner City Bike Designed Without Rider In Mind

OK, so while this bike looks interesting enough, it also looks really for lack of a better adjective, stupid.  With the last decade seeing rise to the fixed gear bike (much to my disdain), this bike seems to absolutely epitomiz...
 
Bikes
 
eurobike-e-werk
eurobike-e-werk
eurobike-e-werk

E-Werk Turns Your Bike Into A Power Plant

If you've ever wondered how you could do more to help save the planet with your morning bicycle commute, then look no more, o ecologically aware one; we've got the solution for you! It's called the E-Werk, and it's from Germany...

 
Battery
 
eneloop_bike_2
eneloop_bike_2
eneloop_bike_2

Sanyo Applies Enloop Battery Tech To Bike

Primarily used in consumer grade batteries, Sanyo's Enloop battery technology has been applied to a bicycle.  The Enloop bike can assist the rider for up to 100km by providing 70% of the power and tops out at 15km/h.  3 speeds ...
 
Mods
 
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traffic-loop-sensor-activator
traffic-loop-sensor-activator

A Device For Bicyclists That Can Trick Traffic Lights

Here in LA there are dedicated bike routes.  Hard to believe I know.  Unfortunately, city planners didn't take that meaning to heart and failed to include sensors sensitive enough to detect bicyclists at traffic lights.  This o...