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An Invisible Bike Helmet that keeps your Skull and Hair Intact

Posted By Jamie Hall On August 25, 2012 @ 10:22 am In Ecouterre | No Comments

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After nearly 7 years of research and design efforts Swedish industrial designers Anna Haupt and Teresa Alstin give you the impossible: an invisible bike helmet [2]. Well, sort of—in actuality the Hovding [3] is a collar with sensors that spring into action when typical movements associated with a bicycle crash are detected. Read on to see how this fashion-forward piece can protect not only cyclists from accidents, but preserve their hair-dos too.

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[1] Image: http://inhabitat.com/an-invisible-bike-helmet-that-keeps-your-skull-and-hair-intact/invisible-bicycle-helmet-1/

[2] an invisible bike helmet: http://www.ecouterre.com/inflatable-airbag-collar-protects-helmet-free-cyclists-from-broken-skulls/

[3] Hovding: http://www.hovding.com/hovding.php

[4] READ MORE >: http://www.ecouterre.com/worlds-first-invisible-bike-helmet-goes-on-sale-video/

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