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Zboard | Weight-sensing Electric Skateboard

Sometime ago we showed you the "Fiik Skateboard" an electric skateboard controlled by a remote in your hand. The ZBoard however, is a hands free electric skateboard. The ZBoard is weight-sensing, to ride simply lean forward on the front footpad to accelerate and lean back on the rear footpad to brake. The boards go on sale from April 2012, but are available now for pre-order.



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FINGERSURFING

Fingersurfing is another fun project on Kickstarter. The idea, developed by two Danish surfer brothers was conceived on the backseat of a car during long surfing trips. The brothers passed time sticking their hand out the window and surfing the wind with different flat objects like pea pods under their fingers. They imitated surf moves and with time and experience became "pro finger surfers". The brothers have now took the concept and developed the model designs and...
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SELF-INFLATING VEST | BY PATAGONIA

Patagonia have published information on the development of a new self-inflating vest. Following the footsteps of Billabongs Floatation Wetsuit, Patagonia have developed a lifejacket style design that is light weight and can be worn under any wetsuit. At the right moment pulling the cord and filling the chamber with CO2 from the removable cartridge, the vest quickly and safely helps disoriented, exhausted athletes to the surface. The Vest is still under development,...
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NIGHTSUP

 NightSUP is company based in Miami that specialises in making illuminated paddleboards.  Adding lights to a SUP enhances safety of moonlight paddling trips and provides an incredible and beautiful way to view nature and wildlife. The company sells paddleboards with pre-installed kits or installs the kit on your existing board by integrating a permanent LED system that is glassed into the rails of the paddleboard, creating a 40-foot circumference of light ...
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