A Plastic Frame Pedelec Bike

blog post from Core77

I think most industrial designers would enjoy a challenge like this: To redesign a well-established object by using an entirely different construction to reduce the parts count. For their Magic Ride pedelec, Munich-based manufacturer Mocci's designers ditched the conventional tubular metal bike frame, and instead created a frame entirely made of recyclable polyamide. Gone too are the wheels and spokes, replaced by one-piece molded wheels. There's also no chain nor mechanical drive...


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