SplinterBikeSplinterBike a bicycle made completely from wood that is capable of hitting a top speed of 31 mph! The cycle uses exclusively wooden components.

SplinterBike

From axles formed from hardwood ekki to cogs, wheels and a frame built from birch ply to “metal bearings” made of oily ironwood. The pedals and handlebars were constructed from an old broom handle.

The design team believe that the bike has the potential to set the speed record for wooden bikes.



SplinterBike

SplinterBike

via gizmodo  via splinterbike