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pratt B/C/V/C/B summer design studio

Aquaduct by IDEO

Aquaduct by IDEO. this concept tricycle that purifies water as the rider pedals, at the Design Indaba conference in Cape Town last month. Called Aquaduct, it was developed to help people in the developing world who have to make long journeys to collect water, which is often unsafe to drink.The tricycle has a large water tank mounted over the rear axles. Pedalling draws water through a filter to a second, removable, tank mounted in front of the handlebars.

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