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bicycle from pet bottles

Developing light en strong structures from trash: this is the challange we want to face in three, four days and then present the results on the last day of the Koppelting conference.

Concretely, we want develop and test smart structures with PET-bottles for every-day objects as a bike, an umbrella, a shelter for homeless people, a step-scooter and others.

It is a big challenge to put PET-bottles under air pressure and then to build smart minimal connectors. We are looking for this reason also for people with experiences with bikes, pneumatics and statics.

Here some examples of connected PET-bottles: