All posts tagged bamboo bike

Meeting the Bamboo Bike Master

Posted on November 7, 2016 at 3:13pm by russs.net Comments Off
Meeting the Bamboo Bike Master

Its not often that I get to meet someone with more experience than I in the confluence of bamboo, bikes, and solar all together.  However, the other day it happily happened!  I was able to drop in to a bamboo bike making workshop featuring renowned bamboo bike master maker, Craig Calfree.

Mark Donavan, the workshop organizer, and Craig Calfree (right) […]

Calling for Riders of the New Wave!

Posted on July 25, 2015 at 8:57pm by russs.net Comments Off

Our version 2.0 solar bamboo bike is complete!  While working hard on it the last month our team has mined the essential insights on how to make it better.  We are now ready to make our first production run.  If I can get 10 orders, we can bring the price down to 1000$US– a spectacular price for a super unique, […]

Prototype Bamboo Supercapacitor Solar Bike

Posted on August 6, 2014 at 7:50pm by russs.net Comments Off
Prototype Bamboo Supercapacitor Solar Bike

I am wrapping up my work in the Coordilleras.  I am super excited to conclude this latest project for two reasons:  One, it’s an awesome collusion of the latest green-tech and the oldest of organic traditions.  Two, its a gift for my Igorata lover who have never had a bike before!

The frame is from my old traditional bike before […]

I am Biking on My Bamboo Bike

Posted on September 23, 2013 at 9:50am by russs.net Comments Off
I am Biking on My Bamboo Bike

At last my bamboo bike is up and operational!  It took a little bit of time to transfer all the good components from my old bike to the new one.  Now, however, it is rocking and I am rolling!  HALLELUJAH.  My last bike’s frame was 3 inches too short (or rather I was 3 inches too tall for the largest […]