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R3E | R3E
Skateboard platform using a highly integrated single motor/transmission/suspension/steering/wheel module. Notably NOT using a hub motor, and they have a stupidly compact small transmission as well.
compact  transmission  integrated  electric  wheel  automotive  transportation  research  technology  steering  skateboard  EV 
july 2019 by asteroza
MICHELIN Uptis
Apparently all rubber, rather than the polyurethane spokes of the Tweel, so it should be quieter and have better ride comfort
Uptis  runflat  airless  tire  wheel  tweel  Michelin  automotive  technology 
june 2019 by asteroza
Saarbrücken research team uses artificial muscles to develop an air conditioner for the future | Universität des Saarlandes
Using nitinol shape memory alloys as the thermal medium/matrix in a thermal wheel rotary air heat exchanger, where the wheel itself is the HVAC system!
rotary  heat  exchanger  thermal  wheel  air  entropy  nitinol  shape  memory  alloy  metal  conditioner  heater  HVAC  mechanical  materials  science  research  technology  cooling  heating 
march 2019 by asteroza
Press releases | Volvo Trucks
Looks like the low slung Steinwinter tractor-trailer, featured in the Highwayman TV series in the 80's...

It's an interesting retrofit solution for the existing 5-th wheel trailer fleet, though I would have expected a better windbreak in front of the trailer front end.
Volvo  concept  design  truck  cab  tractor  autonomoous  cargo  5th  wheel  trailer  vehicle  transportation  UGV  unmanned  electric 
september 2018 by asteroza
ROWHEELS Revolution 1.0 - Rowheels
Pull, not push, type geared wheelchair wheels
pull  wheelchair  wheel  geared  hardware  health  medicine 
july 2018 by asteroza
belybel.com/eng/
Apparently they have a Z-scooter variant called the Z-one that is a unicycle one wheel electric scooter...
self  balancing  electric  scooter  segway  unicycle  one  wheel  vehicle  transportation  vespa 
july 2018 by asteroza
Aircraft Tug – Anthony DiPilato
DIY wheel tug for very small general aviation aircraft
DIY  wheel  tug  general  aviation  aircraft  ground  handling  UGV  ROV 
june 2018 by asteroza
Barbecue: Le roi de la grillade, c'est lui - Suisse - lematin.ch
A wheel, a wheel of meat! So this thing apparently perfectly grills 200 sausages an hour automatically, with almost no smoke.
Switzerland  automatic  grill  rotisserie  cooking  hardware  wheel  sausage  meat 
may 2018 by asteroza
Global Air Cylinder Wheels (GACW) | Air Suspension Wheel (ASW) for mining, forestry, agriculture, construction and the military
Interesting airless tire system, using internal pneumatic shock absorbers for suspension and decoupling the wheel between lateral and vertical forces
airless  tire  wheel  pneumatic  shock  absorber  transportation  technology  research 
january 2018 by asteroza
Musai
elastomer tire, but kinda heavy/friction/slow, and if you bust a spoke (which seems to happen a fair bit with these), you gotta cut the tire off to get at the spokes...
airless  elastomer  tire  bike  bicycle  wheel  parts 
january 2018 by asteroza
REVOLVE
Interesting concept for a folding wheel, using segmentation and lateral folding. Does this allow conversion between skinny tall wheels and short fat wheels (pseudo-fatbike wheel alternative?)
collapsible  folding  wheel  airless  tire  concept  bike  bicycle  wheelchair 
january 2018 by asteroza
The Wheel | AWS Open Source Blog
haha oh wow, more like the business unit WHEEL OF DEATH
AWS  business  management  meeting  scheduling  wheel  wheel-of-death  amazon 
december 2017 by asteroza
Superelastic Tire
But don't most shape memory alloys (nickel titanium based) have a critical temperature where they change memory?
NASA  shape  memory  alloy  chainmail  compliant  flexible  metal  nickel  titanium  tire  wheel  space  technology  automotive  research 
november 2017 by asteroza
Michelin Kicks Off Movin'On 2017 :: Michelin North America Newsroom
Not the twheel, but similar ordered structure, built up using 3D printing.
printing  fabbing  wheel  tire  hub  rubber  Michelin  3D 
june 2017 by asteroza
Home Page - NexoTires
not a tweel, but might as well be
airless  bicycle  bike  tire  wheel  Delicious 
december 2016 by asteroza
KOMATSU : Komatsu Develops Innovative Autonomous Haulage Vehicle and Will Unveil...
Mine UGV truck, AWD with all wheel steering, and can run the same backwards and forwards.
komatsu  UGV  mine  cargo  haulage  drone  truck  reversible  AWD  all  wheel  steering  mining  vehicle  transportation  Delicious 
september 2016 by asteroza
Study and research news | Universität des Saarlandes
Interesting alternative medium for thermal wheel heat exchangers, using shape memory alloy fibers, which have a convenient property of mild stress causing them to heat up.
rotary  adiabatic  thermal  enthalpy  wheel  heat  exchanger  shape  memory  alloy  metal  fiber  store  cooling  research  technology  Delicious 
february 2016 by asteroza
Hybrid-Electric Military Motorcycle - Logos New Website
If they make a good multifuel series hybrid, I can imagine a lot of civilians who would be interested. BRD is making the base electric motorcycle chassis, but the multifuel rotary series hybrid generator engine maker is Cubewano (based off an UAV engine they made for a military secret UAV project). The SilentHawk being a two wheel drive motorcycle is interesting as well, but that suggests the possibility that a boost electric hub motor in the front, with a conventional ICE mechanical drivetrain with integrated generator for the back would possibly work as well. But the description was series hybrid so both wheels would be electric.
SilentHawk  hybrid  series  electric  stealth  motorcycle  silent  rotary  engine  SpecOps  military  vehicle  transportation  multifuel  ICE  AWD  2WD  two  wheel  drive  Delicious 
january 2015 by asteroza
Color wheel | Color schemes - Adobe Kuler
This also seems to be able to extract colors from photos too
adobe  online  color  wheel  web  service  palette  tools  graphic  design  Delicious 
july 2014 by asteroza
SoftWheel | Wheel .Reinvented
Uses a compressible piston spoke design. How does it affect handling and performance is not clear. A wheelchair wheel and a bike wheel, while outwardly similar, have very different needs and environments.
bike  bicycle  compressible  piston  spoke  wheel  concept  suspension  Delicious 
may 2014 by asteroza
Track N Go | Track N Go
Interesting track system that goes over the wheel, rather than replaces it outright.
offroad  tracked  propulsion  wheel  driven  track  system  aftermarket  car  automotive  accessories  snow  addon  removable  secondary  hardware  Delicious 
january 2014 by asteroza
Superpedestrian
Preceded the FlyKly, but essentially the same aftermarket bike mod to replace the back wheel with a self contained electric assist motor with battery pack, and regenerative motor braking.
Copenhagen  wheel  electric  motor  assist  bicycle  bike  accessories  aftermarket  retrofit  replacement  hardware  electronics  devices  transportation  Delicious 
december 2013 by asteroza
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