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Awesome LED Displays Let You Customize Bike Wheels With Cool Animations
By Louise Jane Cher, 13 Oct 2015
The ‘Balight’ by MakerScope is a cool gadget that lets you to customize LED displays on your bicycle wheels.
It is an x-shaped device that you attach onto your bike wheel, projecting unique designs through its 376 full-color LEDs. When you pedal your bike at speeds of more than approximately 12 kilometers an hour, it will produce a steady light display.
Using the Balight smartphone app, you can fully customize the wheel display with your own photos, or draw your own designs. These can be changed throughout your ride, via a Bluetooth device that is attached to your handlebar.
Apart from jazzing up your bike and making you more visible at night, the Balight also functions as a ride data tracker and anti-theft alarm. Its USB-charged battery can last up to 10 hours, and can also be removed for use as a power bank for your mobile.
The Balight device is shockproof, waterproof, and easy to install. It comes in various colors including yellow, red, green and black.
The project has already been fully funded within 10 days of its launch on Indiegogo, but you still can support it here.
Click play on the video below to find out how it works.
[via Indiegogo, Balight]
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