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Eon Board adds an electric motor capable of 22 MPH speeds to any skateboard

Submitted by TNW News on August 15, 2016 - 6:33pm

Personal movement devices like Segway’s Mini Pro, hoverboards, and electric scooters are starting to gobble up an increasing amount of marketshare from those that used to walk or ride a bike to work. Eon Board is trying to join their ranks. Designed by Unlimited Engineering, the board uses a low-drag in-wheel motor and replaceable battery pack to propel a skateboard at speeds of up to 22 MPH with a range of 15 miles on a single charge. Through a system dubbed ‘regenerative braking,’ the board will also be able to partially recharge itself each time you slow down. Perhaps even more…

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