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Convert an Electric Washing Machine into a Pedal-Powered Appliance!

If you're dreaming of going off-grid, or you just want a fun project, this is for you! All you need is a failed, irreparable electric washing machine and

Reusing a Defunct Top-Loading Washing Machine by Converting It to Pedal Power - Step-by-step: 8 Steps (with Pictures)

Reusing a Defunct Top-Loading Washing Machine by Converting It to Pedal Power - Step-by-step: We've been using pedal power for over 15 years ever since our front loading washing machine failed electronically. The first conversion we did was quite simple and when this machine finally sprung a leak in the drum, which was irreparable, we had …

creamcycle ice cream bike by leifcycle, via Flickr

What are two things kids like best? Bikes and ice cream! How about a bike that makes ice cream? Whoa. Ramp up the fun at your child’s next birthday party – or create a utopian experience by putting an Ice Cream Bike under a tree at the company picnic. Starting with a simple recipe for

Pedal Power

Een pedaalaangedreven krachtbron in huis kan een waardevolle aanvulling zijn op andere hernieuwbare energiebronnen zoals zon en wind. Daarbij moet wel beseft worden dat het opwekken van elektriciteit erg inefficiënt is en dat het mechanisch aandrijven van apparaten -- indien mogelijk -- de voorkeur geniet. Hieronder vind je een verzameling links naar plannen voor de bouw van energiefietsen waarmee je elektriciteit en/of mechanische energie kan opwekken. Niet alle handleidingen zijn gratis…

BICITRACTOR B300 (POC21 Version, Wait for the Next Version in February If You Want to Build One) : 10 Steps (with Pictures) - Instructables

BICITRACTOR B300 (POC21 Version, Wait for the Next Version in February If You Want to Build One): What is Bicitractor? The Bicitractor is a pedal-powered farming tractor with electric assistance, made by farmers for farmers. It is intended for SMALL AND MEDIUM vegetable farms. It allows for different agricultural tasks that require working a max…

DIY Build Your Own Bike Generator « Adafruit Industries – Makers, hackers, artists, designers and engineers!

Build Your own generator with the help of your bike. via Rachel Arndt of Popular Mechanics I’m a cycling enthusiast, and when the weather is bad I use a bicycle trainer in my apartment. But r…


My name is Bill Goldthorpe. I've been building small boats like these since 2006. When I first got the idea to build a pedal powered kayak, I searched the internet for plans or information. What I...

pedal mill complete with pulp

[Note October 2009: the pedal mill has been substantially updated since 2007, including tandem bike power. See posts from Sept-Oct 2009 for details on the upgrades, eg. ] The pedal grinder is fina…

The wheels of the Grazor, as can be seen above, are designed to provide grip on slippery grass while the steering handles by the seat also have brakes. A series of chains drive the wheels and the rotating blades

London based designers Seymourpowell based the carbon fibre Grazor (pictured) on a tricycle with mower blades attached to the front. They say it could come with a £3,000 ($4,630) price tag.

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When you look inside this unusual aircraft, you see it is powered by the pedaling of a pilot rather than engine power.
26 passenger pedal powered party paddlewheel boat.
One of the most important decisions you’ll need to make when choosing an ebike is whether you want to go with a pedal assist (pedelec) or throttle-controlled model. This guide outlines the differences between pedal assist Vs throttle ebikes and lists the pros and cons of each power delivery system. We’ll cover ride quality, performance, efficiency, ease of use, cost, and much more.
This Kids Pedal-Powered Forklift is a dream gift for any boy aged 3 and up. Being over 50 inches high, this toy will make your little rascal feel like driving a real Linde forklift.  The forklift is pedal-powered so your kid can roam the perimeter looking for things to lift. With the lifting capacity of a little over 6 pounds, the forklift can lift quite enough.