WAY OUT STUFF!
World's Smallest Caravans
"The QTvan, which features a bed, kettle, TV, radio alarm clock and can be towed by a standard mobility scooter, has been pitched as the ideal way to bag a spot for the Royal Wedding." (Read More)
"Note: Location of the events are unknown. Full titles read: "A CYCLE CARAVAN !" L/S' of a man and boy riding bicycles through the picturesque countryside towing a small caravan behind them. M/S's of the man entering the caravan and boiling a kettle. L/S of the pair drinking a hot drink. C/U of the boy brushing his hair and smiling.." (Watch the video!)
"That's Alexander Main in the above photo in the midst of building his bicycle RV, which he now lives in. When he parks it at night he refers to it as 'lawn surfing'."
Tourist Trailer for Youngsters Is Towed by a Tricycle (Oct, 1938). Read more.
Cycle-Skates from 1923
Why don't these still exist? (Watch the Video.)
Bicycle tricks from the 1950s.
Harry Kramer, a 76-year-old street entertainer, performs bicycle tricks on Main Street in Travelers Rest, South Carolina. This newsreel footage is from the 1950s and is still entertaining after all these years.
H3T architects: bike sauna
"constructed out of light and durable materials, the prototype explores the possibilities of portable architecture with a clear social function" from DesignBoom.com.
kevin cyr: home in the weeds
"new large-scale installations that continue to explore the idea of shelters at different stages or circumstances, each one serving a different function, expressing ideas of mobility, concealment and protectionism" - from DesignBoom.com.
Keep the kids in shape and save bucks and the environment!
Moving A Huge Gate With A Tony's Trailers BinPicker
With a little ingenuity and a BinPicker, even moving this massive gate was no problem. Lincoln says "Hi Tony not the most usable pic, but I thought it was cool. We had to get this big heavy gate way back in the woods, and the trailer was perfect, with someone walking behind to steady the gate. That's my cousin in the picture."
Tandem Cargo Tricycle (1940) & More Vintage Dutch Carrier Bikes
From No Tech Magazine.
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