5 Incredibly Innovative Bicycle-Powered Machines
Bicycles are the greenest, most efficient way to get from one place to another. Why not bring that concept to other off-the-grid tasks and use the pedals to power.
Keep healthy with some exercise and a smoothie. Or treat yourself to a tasty margarita. Whatever your pleasure, no electricity is needed with a Bicycle Blender. This specific model, the Fender Blender Pro is available from Rock the Bike for $1,700.
Bicycle Washing Machine
If only we could all be as innovative as the engineer who put this concept together. The pedal-powered washing machine is made with a Maytag tub and gears, powered by pedals and a 16” bike wheel.
Bicycle Coffee Machine
Ever thought about opening your own coffee business? Well, with Velopresso you can take your coffee shop on-the-go, and power your espresso machine without electricity. Just add beans, and run a successful business by pedaling your way through it.
This new and innovative desk allows you to pedal for power. Take your work off-grid, and generate 100 watts of electricity. The smooth pedaling can also pump 5 gallons of water per minute, grind a variety of grains, operate an air compressor, hydraulic pump, and variety of small shop tools.