urban adam. e-bike concept includes detachable battery and speaker urban adam. e-bike concept includes detachable battery and speaker
may 06, 2015

urban adam. e-bike concept includes detachable battery and speaker

urban adam. e-bike concept includes detachable battery and speaker
all images courtesy of springtime

 

 

 

the amsterdam design house springtime, developed an e-bike focused on the student lifestyle named ‘adam.’ (where a’dam is short for the captial city). the team researched different cycling behaviors in the city for days, finally coming up with a single-speed 20 inch bike that incorporates a front wheel hub motor designed to assist the rider in tough tiresome times. it includes a detachable battery located on the handlebar that is also an adaptable speaker and power cell. the project has no substantial plans to bring ‘adam.’ to the market.

urban adam. e-bike concept includes detachable battery and speaker

a detailed look at the detachable battery block with the built in speaker

 

springtime-adam-ebike-desigboom-03
the battery houses the screen for navigation 

 

springtime-adam-ebike-desigboom-04
the e-bike without the the battery pack

 

handsome hipster modern man working home using laptop
the portable multi purpose speaker  

 

springtime-adam-ebike-desigboom-06

being durable, the battery pack can be taken anywhere in the city 

 

springtime-adam-ebike-desigboom-07

the e-bicycle in the urban environment

 

    have something to add? share your thoughts in our comments section below.

    comments policy
    LOG IN
    designboom's comment policy guidelines
    generally speaking, if we publish something, it's because we're genuinely interested in the subject. we hope you'll share this interest and if you know even more about it, please share! our goal in the discussion threads is to have good conversation and we prefer constructive opinions. we and our readers have fun with entertaining ones. designboom welcomes alerts about typos, incorrect names, and the like.
    the correction is at the discretion of the post editor and may not happen immediately.

    what if you disagree with what we or another commenter has to say?
    let's hear it! but please understand that offensive, inappropriate, or just plain annoying comments may be deleted or shortened.

    - please do not make racist, sexist, anti-semitic, homophobic or otherwise offensive comments.
    - please don't personally insult the writers or your fellow commenters.
    - please avoid using offensive words, replacing a few letters with asterisks is not a valid workaround.
    - please don't include your website or e-mail address in your comments for the purpose of self-promotion.
    - please respect jury verdicts and do not discuss offensively on the competition results
    (there is only one fist prize, and designboom usually asks renown professionals to help us to promote talent.
    in addition to the awarded designs, we do feel that almost all deserve our attention, that is why we publish
    the best 100-200 entries too.)

    a link is allowed in comments as long as they add value in the form of information, images, humor, etc. (links to the front page of your personal blog or website are not okay). unwelcome links (to commercial products or services of others, offensive material etc. ) will be redacted. and, ... yes, spam gets banned. no, we do not post fake comments.

    (393 articles)

    (93 articles)

    technology news