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Morgan Built Pashley Bicycles to Sell From 1495 Pounds - autoevolution

The line of bikes will comprise two models, known as the Pashley-Morgan 3 and the Pashley-Morgan 8. As said, both will be hand-crafted, using Reynolds 631 tubing. Both will have frame mounted race plate, distinctive S-bend seat stays, and unique track ...

Morgan's Latest Creations Lose One More Wheel (And Engine) - Carscoops

It features a SturmeyArcher three-speed hub and dynamo front hub,, with a domed headlight – all yours for £1,495, or about $1,900 at current exchange rates. Step up to the Pashley-Morgan 8 and ... “People often refer to Pashley as 'the Morgan of the ...

Morgan and Pashley Cycles team up on hand-crafted bicycles - Lucire

The 8 features a frame-mounted race plate, black leather grips with Morgan aluminium end caps, and matching mudguard and chainguard. It has an eight-speed Shimano Nexus internal geared hub and a dynamo front hub, a classic domed headlamp, and a ...

Regenerative Braking Charges Your Phone - Hackaday

Way back when, if you wanted lights on your bike, you'd head off to the local bicycle store and purchase yourself a bottle dynamo. This would consist of a magneto that was attached to a bracket on the back of the bike and would rotate by rubbing ...

B'Twin Hoprider 900 - road.cc

For some time now, sports supermarket Decathlon's own brand, B'Twin, has been putting the lie to the notion that only expensive bikes are good bikes; its road models in particular have been the bargain hunter's dream. ... The Hoprider 900 certainly ...

Blaze Rebranded to 'beryl' and Launches Next Generation Bicycle Lights - Bike Europe

At Eurobike beryl will launch a new line of lights for aftermarket, bike share as well as OEM, including the Laserlight Wired. The product has both standard dynamo and e-bike variations. In addition to the laser projection, Laserlight Wired has a 300 ...

Scrapped Motors Don't Care About Direction - Hackaday

The way I learned about AC motors hands-on was using a dynamo from a bicycle. I used it to sync my nipkov disc to the net. Although it wasn't strong enough to drive the disc, in combination with a DC motor is kept the whole thing running and the dynamo ...

The occurrence of magnetism in the universe - Phys.Org

Similarly to a bicycle dynamo converting motion into electricity, moving conductive fluids can generate magnetic fields. The so-called magnetic Reynolds number (the product of the fluid's flow velocity, expansion and conductivity) primarily determines ...

So it turns out rim dynamos don't suck anymore - BikeRadar.com

There are three versions of the Velogical dynamo available. As I intended to use the Velogical dynamo on my demi-go-fast Surly Steamroller test bike, I opted for the red 'Sport' model, which is designed to work from speeds of 10kph / 6.2mph and above.

Ride Bike, Charge Phone - Hackaday

There was a time, when bikes had a dynamo to run the light. 6V AC. With bridge rectifier, a cap and a regulator you get 5V. Mine has it even in the wheel hub, no drag when no power is needed. Some people think they are “environmentally conscious” and ...

Dynamo One Off Road Hybrid Electric Bike Hits Kickstarter - Geeky Gadgets

A Italian design team headed by Matteo Para based in Milan, have created a new hybrid motocross motorcycle combined with an electric bike to provide everything you need to explore the wilderness and enjoy off-road fun, without any additional stress.

These bicycle brakes add battery-free lighting - Treehugger

The latest iteration of a compact contactless bicycle dynamo lighting solution is smaller, lighter, and smarter than ever. By taking one of the major pain points of bike lights, batteries, completely out of the equation, Magnic Light is helping make it ...

magic magnic microlights illuminate your bike wheels with physics - Designboom

the system is the world's smallest contact and frictionless bicycle dynamo, which is integrated with lighting inside the brake shoe of a calliper brake. the patented technology functions by following the practice of eddy current induction; a magnetic ...

Magnic Light's New €1 Million Kickstarter Campaign Introduces Revolutionary All-in-1 Cycling Lights - PR Newswire (press release)

The core part is the world's smallest non-contact bicycle dynamo, that is integrated together with electronics and lighting system in the brake shoes. The worldwide patented technic developed by the German company Magnic Light is based on eddy current ...

WATCH: Clint Dempsey scores impressive goal in charity match with stunning bicycle kick - SoundersFC.com

... benefitted Hurricane Harvey victims, with all of the match's proceeds going to the relief fund. Organized by former Houston Dynamo and United States national team star Stu Holden, the star-studded rosters included Dempsey, Landon Donovan, Mia Hamm, ...

11spd: This week's best new bike bits - BikeRadar.com

Remember those awful bottle dynamos that ran against the tyre and powered your awful pre-LED lights? This is not one of those. The Velogical is a delightful little gadget which runs against the rim of one of your wheels, producing enough power to run ...

Shimano electronic gears could soon charge themselves - BikeRadar.com

While the patent (EP2535257 A1) was filed way back on 8 November 2011, it makes for incredibly interesting reading and, alongside the dynamo-equipped jockey wheel, describes a vision for a broader electronic eco-system that could also power a bike ...

Herrmans opens licensing on rear smart light - Bike Biz

The H-Cargo is suitable for both dynamo and e-bikes with a carrier of 120mm or 95 mm. The dynamo version works with 6V/3W and 6V/1.5W dynamo, and features Standlight function. H-Cargo E will run on any battery from 6–12V (DC). The H-Cargo rear light ...

Dynamo Retail Group Acquires Dutch Franchise Formula Fietscity - Bike Europe

AMERSFOORT, the Netherlands – Europe's second biggest dealer cooperative Dynamo Retail Group has acquired the much smaller Dutch franchise formula Fietscity (bicycle city). “Their category management introduction presented Dynamo Retail Group ...

Meet this farmer who designed water mill to produce electricity on his own - Oneindia

Siddappa Hulajogi who is a farmer from Somapur village in Gadag district of Karnataka, has designed a water mill to generate electricity of his own. Earlier he has also designed a mobile recharging unit using a tractor battery and also designed a tape ...

Bicycle lighting is illumination attached to bicycles whose purpose above all is, along with reflectors, to improve the visibility of the bicycle and its rider to other road users under circumstances of poor ambient illumination. A secondary purpose is to illuminate reflective materials such as cat's eyes and traffic signs. A third purpose may be to illuminate the roadway so that the rider can see the way ahead. Serving the latter purposes require much more luminous flux and thus more power.

Headlight mounted on the handle bar of bicycle
Early bicycle lighting: candle lamps, oil lamps and carbide lamps
Early bicycle lamps and two early bottle dynamos (1935)

Bicycle lighting is illumination attached to bicycles whose purpose above all is, along with reflectors, to improve the visibility of the bicycle and its rider to other road users under circumstances of poor ambient illumination. A secondary purpose is to illuminate reflective materials such as cat's eyes and traffic signs. A third purpose may be to illuminate the roadway so that the rider can see the way ahead. Serving the latter purposes require much more luminous flux and thus more power.

Many jurisdictions require one or more bicycle lights to be fitted to bicycles ridden at night — generally a white light in the front and a red light at the back.