Tag: Bike

Face shields for bike helmets? A Newton 10-year-old turns a good idea into a business

Sam and his dad, Carlos Delgado, frequently ride their bikes around trails near their Newton neighborhood and the Charles River.

“I asked my dad, ‘So motorcycle helmets have visors, why don’t bike helmets have face shields?’” Sam said.

The school assignment, which asked students to create and present a prototype for their idea, required Sam to get creative with resources and materials in his house.

“We don’t have any machines,” Tirsa Delgado said, deeming the process “pretty simple.”

Encouraging his son to launch a business out of the school project, Carlos Delgado applied for a provisional patent for the product in July and bought the domain bikefaceshield.com. The patent was approved in August under Sam Delgado’s name.

The idea to sell the face shields began when Sam asked to buy a new toy.

“I wanted to give him a life lesson: ‘If you want a new toy, why not just

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New bike lanes protect Logan Square cyclists but keep customers away, some business owners say

Milwaukee Avenue in Logan Square is now home to the city’s newest public safety initiative for bicyclists: bike lanes protected with plastic curbs and bollards.

The street is one of the most heavily traveled routes in all of Chicago, with nearly 500 accidents in less than five years, according to Ald. Daniel La Spata (1st). Chicago’s traffic safety data shows two-thirds of crashes from 2014 to 2018 on Milwaukee Avenue involved people walking and biking. The $320,000 bike lane expansion project funded by the Chicago Department of Transportation is expected to dramatically lower that number.

“Almost 500 crashes in five years is not sustainable. That’s not healthy, particularly as we see an uptick in increased cycling during this pandemic, an uptick that we want to see stay,” La Spata said Friday afternoon at the unveiling of the enhanced bike lanes.

“That said, it was imperative, not only to restructure our

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Global Carbon Fiber Bike Market 2020 Key Business Strategies, Technology Innovation and Regional Data Analysis to 2025

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Sep 29, 2020 (CDN Newswire via Comtex) —
Global Carbon Fiber Bike Market 2020 by Manufacturers, Regions, Type and Application, Forecast to 2025 now available at MarketQuest.biz provides information and the advancing business trends related to the market. The report delivers a thorough analysis of the status of key players in the competitive landscape while including their portfolio and geographical expansion endeavors. The report provides a product overview and highlights of product and application segments of the global Carbon Fiber Bike market. The report breakdowns the global Carbon Fiber Bike market size, industry share, growth, key segments, CAGR, application, type, application, and key drivers. Research further studies the market development status and future trends across the world.

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The report covers market size with respect to valuation as sales volume and providing a precise prediction of

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