Affordable FUBi Fixie rides like a full-size bicycle, but can fold down in seconds

March 14, 2016 by  
Filed under Eco, Green

Comments Off on Affordable FUBi Fixie rides like a full-size bicycle, but can fold down in seconds

Folding bikes are convenient, but they often come with tradeoffs like lowered riding performance and higher costs. The FUBi Fixie wants to change that by letting you transform your full-sized bicycle into a folding bike at an affordable price. Designed for single-speed or fixed gear bicycles, the FUBi system uses all standard parts with the exception of its frame that folds down in seconds without the need for any tools. The frame is rigid, tested for safety, and makea handling and storing your bicycle a snap. Head over to the Kickstarter , where you can get your own FUBi bicycle for an early-bird price. + FUBi Fixie Kickstarter The article above was submitted to us by an Inhabitat reader. Want to see your story on Inhabitat ? Send us a tip by following this link . Remember to follow our instructions carefully to boost your chances of being chosen for publishing!

View original here:
Affordable FUBi Fixie rides like a full-size bicycle, but can fold down in seconds

Grow a miniature green wall at home with the IVY planter

March 14, 2016 by  
Filed under Green

Comments Off on Grow a miniature green wall at home with the IVY planter

Ever wanted a green wall in your home, but have too humble of an abode? The IVY planter is designed to help you grow the living wall of your wildest dreams, even in the smallest of spaces. Designed by Helbert Suarex and Remi Melander of System Design Studio in Spain, the IVY is a modular structure with interlacing panels that helps climbing plants grow in beautiful patterns. Thanks to this lovely invention, climbing ivy is no longer reserved for the outdoors. The article above was submitted to us by an Inhabitat reader. Want to see your story on Inhabitat ? Send us a tip by following this link. Remember to follow our instructions carefully to boost your chances of being chosen for publishing!

See the original post here:
Grow a miniature green wall at home with the IVY planter

Bad Behavior has blocked 2129 access attempts in the last 7 days.