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Bicycle Bell Doubles As A Brake [Video]

Bicycle Bell Doubles As A Brake [Video]

ECAL presents funky and functional bicycle accessories at Milan Design Week 2013.

Leah Gonzalez

Projects by students at ECAL in Lausanne, Switzerland were revealed at Milan Design Week 2013 as part of the art and design school’s Savoir-Faire exhibition. Among the projects were smart and functional bicycle accessories that provided simple yet ingenious solutions for avid cyclists. The bicycle accessories included a bell that also functions as a brake, easy zip-tie hooks for bags and water bottles, zip-tie LED lights, a zip-tie bell, a snow chain, a cable style brake, and valve stem caps.

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The Savoire-Faire exhibition featured projects not only in product and industrial design, but also in photography, art direction, graphic design, and media and interaction design. The projects featured were selected by ECAL Director Alexis Georgacopoulos.

Scroll through images of some of the bicycle accessories below.

 

Watch this demo of the bike accessories below.

https://vimeo.com/63367264

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Images: ECAL/Nicolas Genta via Design Boom

PSFK Writer Leah Gonzalez
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