TITLE

Reinventing Guess What

AUTHOR(S)
Olson, Parmy
PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;3/10/2008, Vol. 4 Issue 4, p57
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article features the collapsible bike wheel conceptualized and assembled by inventor Duncan Fitzsimons. Fitzsimons, who studied engineering at the University of Bath and industrial design at the Royal College of Art, was one of ten finalists for the Saatchi & Saatchi Award for World Changing Ideas. His bike wheel is aimed at couriers or commuters who might need to throw a folding bike into a trunk or overhead compartment. The latest prototype is aluminum and too heavy for commercial use, but when made with a carbon composite it could be lighter.
ACCESSION #
31496096

 

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