Trike Prototype

9 02, 2013

2013 Whirlwind Wheelchair Newsletter

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Eric Thompson and his Whirlwind RoughRider overlooking Blackwater Canyon in West Virginia In this issue: Taking on the Lindy Point Trail Whirlwind Launches First Two WPACs Hand-Cycle Trike Prototype Ready to Ride Georgia Project Huge Success Will Power Ironside Download the 2013 Newsletter here.

19 04, 2012

ASME Student Project

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Members of San Francisco State’s Student Section of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) are working with Whirlwind on building a hand-powered front-wheel-drive tricycle as a club project. The club has been responsible for welding, fabricating, and contributing to the iterative design process through testing. “The team of undergraduate students is learning valuable skills