olaf folds from backpack to trolley, scooter and skateboard olaf folds from backpack to trolley, scooter and skateboard
sep 29, 2014

olaf folds from backpack to trolley, scooter and skateboard

olaf folds from backpack to trolley, scooter and skateboard
all photos by janez marolt

 

 

 

as a vision of urban mobility, olaf puts a spin on your usual commuting experience. its multifunctional facets allow it to act as a carry-on, airline-approved suitcase, trolley, kick-scooter and skateboard.

 

an instant pedal transformation system forms all 4 functionalities: an ergonomically designed backpack, with added hidden wheel cover pockets to keep your back clean when worn on the body; a kick scooter bearing a wooden deck and flexible curving based steering system; a skateboard with three large and narrow wheels and high-quality bearings; and a trolley with a lengthily double telescopic handlebar and sturdy chassis.

 

 


olaf upgrades your travel experience: it’s a business carry-on kickscooter or an urban backpack kickscooter

 

 

 

with two design variations — the business and urban model — olaf is fit for both fun and functionality, and — although the two models differ from one another in their intended use, they are both unisex, unisize and can bear up to 100kg (220lbs). the project is currently seeking funding on kickstarter, here.

olaf scooter longboard backpack
kicking the scooter into the backpack frame allows it to fold up at the flip of a foot

olaf scooter longboard backpack
olaf folds in half to act as both a longboard and a backpack

olaf scooter longboard backpack
the sturdy backpack/scooter cruises around the city streets

olaf scooter longboard backpack
an ergonomically designed backpack hides hidden wheel cover pockets to keep your back clean when worn on the body

olaf scooter longboard backpack
taking to the street

olaf scooter longboard backpack
used as a scooter

olaf scooter longboard backpack
doubling as a trolley to carry your own personal bags

olaf scooter longboard backpack
the olaf business model

  • Possibly a small revolution in “drag with” luggages. And finally with proper wheels!

    Ladislav Kubo says:
  • Wonderful Idea. Needs To Become Reality! I Would Love To Have One!

    Borislav Svetoslavov Todorov says:
  • Absolute winnah.
    Just show me how me armani jacket doesn’t get a muddy wheel on it when I sling it over me shoulder, and I’ll buy half a dozen to match my wardrobe.
    Excellent.

    mackenzie collins says:
  • @mackenzie collins:
    “an ergonomically designed backpack hides hidden wheel cover pockets to keep your back clean when worn on the body”.
    But I’m missing mudflaps – on wet surface it probably becomes all a bit dirty.
    I never fancied to use a trolley or a skatebord, but with this thing I might become a fan. It’s cool for city shopping when using subways/metros.

    Dirk16 says:

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