31 Jan '16, 5am

Rocky Roads are No Match for the Shape-Shifting Roadless Wheel

Two things: IndieGoGo campaign has ended, so you won't be able to contribute. As far as the wheel goes, there's going to be some real difficulty finding a suitable material to use for the wheel covering. Something stretchy enough to handle the diameter change would more than likely be too flimsy when fully stretched out (assuming you can even find a material that stretches that much). The other option is forgo the covering and terminate each section with wire mesh or something similar.

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/africas-rural-roads-are-no-match-for...

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