February 28th, 2011 by Important Media Cross-Post
Take a close look at Daymak’s new Shadow eBike wireless bicycle and see if you can spot what they mean by “wireless”.
Did you see it, yet? I’ll admit: it took me a few glances to “get” the fact that this is the world’s first, electric-motor-equipped bicycle that is FULLY wireless, meaning: no delicate electrical connections exposed to the elements, no wires getting accidentally snipped at the local bike shop, and no short-circuit prone “in-frame” wiring. The entire slick and sleek electrical system integrates the battery, the electric motor, the magnetic regenerative brakes, the throttle, and the pedal-assist functions using 2.5 GHz frequency-hopping “spread-spectrum technology”.
Read more on our sister site, Gas2.org: The Wireless (!) Electric Bike That Charges Your iPhone.
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