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ECAL's clever bicycle accessories
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apr 18, 2013
ECAL's clever bicycle accessories


ECAL’s clever bicycle accessories
‘bell brake’ – marceau avogadro
image © ECAL /nicolas genta

 

 

presented during milan design week 2013, the bicycle accessories are part of ECAL’s ‘savoir-faire’, which showcases new projects
in industrial and product design. led by designer rotterdam-based chris kabel, the series of objects and attachments provide clever
solutions for the daily cyclist. the collection includes a bell + cable brake, ‘zap-strap’ attachments such as LED lights, water bottle
and bag hooks – a rain deflector, snow chain and valve stem caps.

 

 


video courtesy ECAL

 

 

rain deflector – léa chetot
image © ECAL /nicolas genta

 

 

snow-chain – anaïs benoit dignac
image © ECAL /nicolas genta

 

 

cable brake – pierre bouvier
image © ECAL /nicolas genta

 

 


‘guidoline tressée’ – thomas grogan
image © ECAL /nicolas genta

 

 

zap-strap bell – renaud defrancesco
image © ECAL /nicolas genta

 

 

zap-strap rear and front LEDs – renaud defrancesco
image © ECAL /nicolas genta

 

 

zap-strap bag hook, water bottle holder – renaud defrancesco
image © ECAL /nicolas genta

 

 

valve stem cap – cyrille verdon
image © ECAL /nicolas genta

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