May 10, 2008

Monowheel.

Designed by Ben Wilson, this monowheel was made for the XXIst Century Man exhibition at 21_21 Design Sight in Tokyo.

Monowheel (5) 1
Monowheel (5) 2

Monowheel (5) 4Kerry's V8.

Monowheel (5) 5Anothe cool looking one!

Here is the Uno:

Uno (2) 1
Uno (2) 2The Uno weighs about 120 lb & there are no controls except for an on-off button. To go forward all you got to do is push your body weight forward & to back up, just lean back on the seat. One other thing the farther you lean, the faster it accelerates.

Monowheel (5) 3How about this one?

And if you want to check some more of these monowheels, here is the gallery.

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