Energy & Sustainability

RazErBlades: Motor-assisted inline skates controlled by a force-sensing throttle built into a wrist guard.

Vehicle: Electric inline skate
Drivetrain: 2 wheel direct drive
Mechanical: 6061 aluminum skate frame, ABS and various plastics upper
Motor: 2 100 watt custom BLDC hub motors
Controller: Maxon 380200 DEC 50/5 BLDC control module DIGI XBee 2.4Ghz 802.15.4 radio modules
Battery: 2.6Ah 22.2 volt lithium polymer battery
Top Speed: 10 to 15 MPH
Acceleration: …Hopefully not that fast
Range: 3 to 5 miles
Curb Weight: 6 pounds (2.7kg)

[Thanks, ChArLeS!]

2 thoughts on “Powered inline skates

  1. Reminds me of an anime called Air Gear. They had really powerful powered inline skates that enabled them to do really extreme tricks. Bit more power and these are there.

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