Japanese Transforming Two Story RV Car Truck Thing
October 30, 2009, 1:09 am
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Watch the video dummy.


Design Corner


July 12, 2009, 2:08 am
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From Wikipedia:

In coastal engineering, a Tetrapod is a four-legged concrete structure used as armour unit on breakwaters. The Tetrapod’s shape is designed to dissipate the force of incoming waves by allowing water to flow around rather than against it, and to reduce displacement by allowing a random distribution of Tetrapods to mutually interlock.

I want one.

Mini Velo Bicycles: They Are Cute And I Want One
August 24, 2008, 3:01 am
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“Minivelo” bicycles are bicycles with small, 20″ wheels but with road
or city / hybrid bike design influences rather than the BMX bike look.


Apparently these are the shit in Japan. With more and more people on bikes these days because of our fuel crisis I’m the sure the demand will reach the tipping point and we will see these regularly in America.

via Bike Hugger and Dahon and cyclelicious

Automated Underground Bike Parking in Japan
August 18, 2008, 1:52 am
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via Urban Velo