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Dual Purpose Bicycle Provides Transportation and Pedal Power!

Posted By Job S. Ebenezer On October 4, 2012 @ 4:30 pm In Architecture,Bicycles,Green Transportation,Kinetic Energy,Reader Submitted Content,Renewable Energy | No Comments

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A dual purpose bicycle [1] (DPB) is a bicycle which can be used for both transportation [2] and for power production [3]. The modification consists of a free wheel, a bottom bracket and a “V” pulley. The DPB can power a rice thresher, a peanut sheller, a circular saw, a wooden lathe, a piston pump and many other implements that require rotary motion.

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[1] dual purpose bicycle: http://www.technologyforthepoor.com/PedalPowerReport/PedalPowerReport.htm

[2] transportation: http://inhabitat.com/transportation/

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