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The FlowCut Solar Lawnmower Cuts Grass Using Sun Power

Posted By Jake Griffiths On July 20, 2010 @ 4:30 pm In Green Products,Solar Power | 1 Comment

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Had enough of pushing a heavy lawnmower across your grass when you have better things to do with your weekends? The flowCut solarmower [1] concept tackles this laborious task by using sunlight. All you have to do is leave the flowCut on your lawn, let it soak up the sun, and the photovoltaic panel [2] will power the engine and rotary blade, allowing you to put your feet up and relax.


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The flowCut detects when to turn and stop with the use of a laser sensor at the front and rear. It also tackles the task of feeding the lawn by collecting rainwater in a compartment filled with natural grass nutrients. With the flowCut lawnmower [4], the grass is always greener!

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[1] flowCut solarmower: http://www.designboom.com/contest/view.php?contest_pk=28&item_pk=33631&p=2

[2] photovoltaic panel: http://www.inhabitat.com/solar-power

[3] Image: http://inhabitat.com/wp-content/blogs.dir/1/files/2010/07/flowcut-solar-mower.jpg

[4] lawnmower: http://inhabitat.com/2010/07/15/primates-progress-a-chuggy-solar-powered-lawn-mower/

[5] READ MORE >: http://www.designboom.com/contest/view.php?contest_pk=28&item_pk=33631&p=3

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