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Bamboo Water-Storage Bike / Bicycle

Bamboo Water-Storage Bike

In Africa, water is scarce. People often spend hours a day walking 5-8 kilometers, carrying heavy water tanks to transport muddy water.
We want to help African residents reduce the burden of getting water and get relatively clean water.
So we designed a bamboo bike that only uses metal on necessary parts. And bamboo is easy to get. Water can be stored in the wide front wheel. When the wheels turn, the muddy water will be filtered. The wide front wheel improves the stability of the bike, which makes it easy to ride.

University

Zhejiang University

Zhejiang University
Hangzhou, China

ChengYuKun Huang,
Zhejiang University

WenJie Xu,
Zhejiang University

JiLei Du,
Zhejiang University

NingYi Zhang,
Zhejiang University