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Luminous Sharpener / Self electricity-generating light sharpener

Luminous Sharpener

In those extremely poor areas, electricity is not fully covered.Luminous Sharpener provided a very simple and effortless way for poor children to get light. It makes sure that poor children have a equal right to study in the evening.When you shake the handle to sharpen pencil ,its built-in generator will generate electricity to charge the battery inside and power the light.You can also shake the handle just for charging,1 minutes of shaking enables the lamp to glow for 1 hour.

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NingboTech University

NingboTech University
Ningbo, China

Shouning Zhang,
NingboTech University