X

EU Visitor Notice: This Website Uses Cookies

This website uses cookies to improve user experience, to provide analytical data to better serve our visitors, and to serve advertising to fund our operations. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Privacy & Cookie Policy.

Your preference will be saved for 90 days, or until you clear your browser cookies.


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

Inverted Umbrella: Protects from Rain, Folds Outside-In to Keep You Dry

by Hazel Chua
Advertisement

The weather’s been pretty erratic lately. The day could start out crazy hot, and it could be raining by the time the sun sets late in the afternoon.

A handy thing to have either way is an umbrella. The best thing to have at this point is the Inverted Umbrella.

Inverted Umbrella

On the surface, it’s not that much different from current designs of umbrellas when opened, but it’s construction is what makes it special. It’s also what gives it its most-desired feature: reversibility.

When you come out of the rain, sometimes you still end up getting wet because of the droplets splattering all over when you close the umbrella.

Inverted Umbrella

But imagine reversing the entire thing so you can squeeze the water out into the drainage where it belongs, while the you and your clothes remain dry. Cool, right?

inverted_umbrella_3

The Inverted Umbrella is a concept design by Ahn Il-Mo, Kim Tae-Han, and Seo Dong-Han.

[via Yanko Design]

Deals in The Technabob Shop



Making a Soundwave Boombox

Making a Soundwave Boombox

Doctor Who Series 11 (Trailer)

Doctor Who Series 11 (Trailer)

Nicolas Cage on His Famous Roles

Nicolas Cage on His Famous Roles

Advertisement
Some Chevy Colorados Deploying Airbags While Off-Roading

Some Chevy Colorados Deploying Airbags While Off-Roading

Race Driver Takes Rental Van to Nürburgring to Break a Record

Race Driver Takes Rental Van to Nürburgring to Break a Record

2018 Ram Power Wagon Mojave Sand Edition Ready to Hit the Trails

2018 Ram Power Wagon Mojave Sand Edition Ready to Hit the Trails