Yes, he DID try this at home!

If necessity is the mother of invention, then check out this video of a working bicycle made from CARDBOARD……….

Yes, it DOES work……

You may not know know the name Izhar Gafni, but he’s an Israeli inventor who spent over three years figuring out how to create an item that’s sustainable, as well as support the human frame, and be quite affordable—like, $20 in American money.

Similar to the process behind creating origami, it’s all in the bending and gluing of the cardboard pieces to create a viable product that meets three basic criteria—strong, durable, and most of all, cheap.

Driven by a “fascination to apply unconventional technologies to materials,” he has provnd his point by fashioning something that could change the transport habits of many people worldwide. Mass production is slated to begin in the next few months, So, the next time you get a cardboard box,…….


About got2care

A Midwest, big-city Cultural Creative feminist, who believes that caring and creativity go together. Interests in my blogs can include: the green lifestyle, writing, educational reform, literary topics, and being creative.
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