TITLE

Mobile phone charger is a real wind-up

PUB. DATE
July 2002
SOURCE
Engineer (00137758);7/19/2002, Vol. 291 Issue 7608, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the launch of a wind-up mobile phone charger that uses human energy to power a phone in Great Britain. Purpose of developing the FreeCharge concept; Versatility of the unit for various phone mobiles; Method of operation.
ACCESSION #
7360723

 

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