Firefly is an open source personal transportation device designed to work on Indian roads.
When you run out of power, user should able to replace battery pack. This will allow us to have lesser battery pack inside the device. This will also reduce initial ...read more
In case of tire puncture, wheel should be easy to remove
The STM32 board however has only one 16 bit PWM timer, so I wonder how the brushless motor is being controlled
Useful for choosing our wheel diameter - http://www.municycle.com.au/selecting_a_unicycle_page.html
The MediCycle seems very relevant to conditions in India. Every day during my commute in Mumbai ...read more
Quickly collect all the data on wheel dimensions of popular cars, scooters, and bikes in India. We know these wheels work on Indian roads.
This should give us some sense ...read more
The entire unicycle will be modular so that you can mix and match configuration to build a unicycle that fits your need. Need to use it for short uses choose a small battery pack. Want to use it for longer distances, choose a shorter battery pack.
It should be rugged. We should be able to take more than average beating.
- Ease of hackablity
It should be easy to hack/modify the unicycle. Thats the key differentiator.
We use couple of channels for communication. We use
- Twitter for all social updates - @fireflyunicycle
- Newsletter* for updates via mail - http://eepurl.com/9xiQz
- Slack** - to engage with the community, to enable a discussion
- Blog - blog.makeystreet.com
* See our newsletters archive here - http://us4.campaign-archive1.com/home/?u=80ac318a380bca291063d6e4d&id=e173b4cac6
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