03 Jun Cardboard Bike Creator May Soon Start Peddling His Product

After capturing the imagination of people around the world last year with video of a bicycle made almost entirely out of cardboard, Israeli inventor Izhar Gafni is now hoping to capture money from folks who would like to own one. Cardboard Technologies is launching a Kickstarter campaign that offers “limited and exclusive access” to those interested in getting […]
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07 May 2013 Invention Awards: Cardboard Bike

A $30 ride made of recycled packaging, bottles, and car parts. One day in 2009, Israeli engineer Izhar Gafni sat in a quiet library designing a machine to extract seeds from pomegranates when his mind drifted to cycling, his favorite pastime. Gafni admired bikes made from sustainable bamboo, but their high cost seemed prohibitive. […]
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