I’ve by no means managed to kill two birds with one stone, however now at the least I can do my laundry and train on the identical time. The BiWa, or Bike Washing Machine, is a stationary bicycle designed by the scholars at China’s Dalian Nationalities College. Pedaling turns the drum and generates electrical energy to energy the monitor; surplus electrical energy is saved for future use within the battery.
“Bike Washing Machine combines a stationary bicycle and washer, you possibly can train whereas on the identical time concurrently washing your garments,” states the design description on Tuvie. “Whenever you trip this bike, the pedaling movement causes the drum of the washer to rotate, on the identical time, the superfluous electrical energy is generated which can be utilized to energy the show display or saved for future use.”