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Gerridae / Ground Sensitive Harvester


Gerridae has a dynamic, and extendable counter-weight which provides a lighter counter-weight and better balance to the vehicle. Due to it’s light weight and increased ground contact area, it leaves remarkably less footprint in the nature. Light and airless tires are used on wheels and tracks to have more sensitivity to the ground and to make the vehicle even lighter. The flexible architecture of the vehicle provides an easily accessible cabin to eliminate injuries. Higher cabin positioning during work provides better visibility to reduce spinal diseases. Due to Gerridae’s compact design, it can be easily transported to the forest.


Umeå Institute of Design

Umeå Institute of Design
Umeå, Sweden

Ilteris Ilbasan,
Umeå Institute of Design

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