Reinvented Wheel Can Roll Smoothly Down Stairs [Video]


Softwheel is making it possible for wheelchairs and bikes to ride over bumps and steps without the rider falling off.

Leah Gonzalez
  • 29 april 2014

Startup Softwheel is all about going out of the box to reinvent the wheel. They develop wheel-based suspension technologies designed to give bike and wheelchair users a more comfortable ride.

The company’s selective suspension technology acts when the wheel encounters an impact that is above a specified threshold, which can be pre-set by the rider and changed any time.

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