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Expand / Configurable Family Bicycle

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Expand is a configurable family bicycle that encourages families to cycle instead of having to drive. It allows the user to configure it as a trailer-attached bicycle for grocery shopping, cargo bicycle for ferrying children or just a normal bicycle for family outing so that they may use it for different purposes. The front wheel segment may be expanded to convert it from a normal bicycle to a cargo bicycle. The bicycle is forkless to accomodate the space required in the front and uses a linkage system to maneuver the bicycle. The bicycle uses a combination of recycled aluminium and compressed acetylated wood to show its sustainable purpose.

University

North Carolina State University

North Carolina State University
Raleigh, North Carolina, United States

Design

North Carolina State University

North Carolina State University
Raleigh, NC, United States

Sean Jalleh