Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob
VISIT OUR OTHER SITES: THE AWESOMER | 95OCTANE

Like Us on Facebook

Technabob is reader-supported. When you buy through links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission.
As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. Disclosure.

Magicwheel: 20 Mph on a Single Wheel

 |  |  |  |  |  |  |  July 23, 2007


This dramatic looking mode of transportation is said to be the modern day replacement for the skateboard.

Magic Wheel

Using a single large bicycle (or I guess that would be unicycle) wheel in front and a smaller caster in the rear for steering, it lets you achieve speeds up to 20 miles per hour, simply using your own leg strength to kick off.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M1OGHuGSPAw

According to the inventor of the wheel (I always wanted to say that,) its designed as an alternative to skateboards, scooters and roller blades, and is a great way to get around quickly. While it takes a bit of getting used to balancing on the wheel, it’s supposed to take just a couple of hours to get the hang of it.

Magic Wheel is accepting pre-orders now for £119 (appx. $245 USD plus shipping.) They expect to start shipping a fresh batch of them this August.

[via Telegraph via Spluch]



Nature Sounds of Forza Horizon 5

Nature Sounds of Forza Horizon 5

Star Trek’s Funniest Moments

Star Trek’s Funniest Moments

LEGO Mangle Rack Mechanisms

LEGO Mangle Rack Mechanisms

Lotus Emira GT4 is Built for the Race Track

Lotus Emira GT4 is Built for the Race Track

Bronco Replacement Hard Top Availability Improves, Shipments to Resume

Bronco Replacement Hard Top Availability Improves, Shipments to Resume

2022 Toyota Tundra Gets a Rugged Redesign, New Engines, Suspension, and Much More

2022 Toyota Tundra Gets a Rugged Redesign, New Engines, Suspension, and Much More

Advertisement