odo fioravanti designs nello detachable bike bell for palomar odo fioravanti designs nello detachable bike bell for palomar
oct 06, 2015

odo fioravanti designs nello detachable bike bell for palomar

odo fioravanti designs nello detachable bike bell for palomar
all images courtesy of odo fioravanti

 

 

 

‘nello’ is a small, magnetic bike bell created by milan-based designer odo fioravanti for palomar. made to be little enough for carrying in a pocket, but loud enough to be heard, ‘nello’ is capable of producing 80 decibels of sound with every ring. an elastic strap provides easy fastening, and is topped with a magnetic mount for the bell. to activate, a user only needs to lightly tap on the top of the sphere. ‘nello’ is capable of making three distinct sounds, which are cycled through every time the bell is detached from its magnetic support.

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the bell is activated by tapping the top

 


video courtesy of palomar


a magnetic support makes it possible to easily attach/detach ‘nello’


mounted on the bars 

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detail of ‘nello’ 


‘nello’ easily fits in the palm of a hand 

odo fioravanti nello detachable bike bell palomar
or pocket 

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color options: grey, black, and red 

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‘nello’s’ parts, including two sizes of straps

 

 

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