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The D-Bike is a Build-It-Yourself Bike That’s Assembled Like a Jigsaw

Posted By Gaurav Sood On October 31, 2012 @ 5:20 pm In Bicycles,DIY,Green Transportation,Innovation,Reader Submitted Content | No Comments

 Wei-Chih Hsu, build-it-yourself bike, diy bike, D-Bike, flat-pack cardboard kid's bicycle , puzzle bike, jigsaw bike, 2012 Red Dot Design award winner [1]

Designer Wei-Chih Hsu [2]‘s build-it-yourself D-Bike is a flat-pack, cardboard kid’s bicycle that is assembled much like a jigsaw. All of the bike’s components are punched out from a pre-cut, reinforced honeycomb cardboard sheet, and then simply fixed into their correct spots to create a sweet new two-wheeler for a tot! The D-Bike is a 2012 Red Dot Design [3] award winner.

+ Wei-Chih Hsu  [2]

Via Damn Geeky [4]

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[2] Wei-Chih Hsu: http://www.coroflot.com/weichihhsu

[3] 2012 Red Dot Design: http://en.red-dot.org/product-design.html

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