Posts Tagged ‘pedal power’
 
 
 
Green Energy
 
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The Power Box Pedal Generator Fits In Your Backpack

It's one of the little annoyances of camping; you don't have any handy outlets to charge things with. You can bring a massive battery, but those only last so long, and when it comes to weight, that's not exactly a camping-frien...
 
Offbeat
 
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Pedal Power: Run Your Laptop While Working Out

Using a bicycle to create electricity is nothing new; we've all seen pedal generators and bike tools that harvest energy from our sweat. But the Pedal Power makes it a bit more usable around the house. Stationary Desk, Moving F...
 
Toys
 
Pedal Powered Forklift
Pedal Powered Forklift
Pedal Powered Forklift

Pedal Powered Fork Lift

Kids hate cleaning their room.  If you've got one of those troublesome tikes then you know that the process to convince them to do so can be as agonizing as pulling teeth.  Unless of course you've got one of these, the Working ...

 
Autos
 
Pedal Powered Submarine
Pedal Powered Submarine
Pedal Powered Submarine

The Scubster Is A Pedal Powered Submarine

This is a pedal, yes pedal powered submarine, the Scubster.  We're not sure on how you control the level of buoyancy, or should we say depth, but it's built using a customized gear mechanism and belt drive from a Strida bike. T...
 
Cars
 
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San Jose Students Build A Flintstone, Solar Powered Prius (video)

Engineering students at San Jose State University built a rickshaw like car -they're calling it a 'human powered hybrid vehicle' - that can be powered by plugging it in, solar power or, drum roll, pedal power. It runs on a smal...