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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,Environment,Green Transportation,Innovation,Kinetic Energy,Reader Submitted Content,Renewable Energy | No Comments
A dual purpose bicycle  (DPB) is a bicycle which can be used for both transportation  and for power production . 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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