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Post Corona Post

Post Corona Post

I wish to express my compassion to all direct and indirect victims of the Coronavirus pandemic. Restrictions are lifted in fast tempo now in Czech Republic, similar as in most other European states. The virus has worldwide caused a lot of sorrow and triggered a deep economic crisis. Let’s hope that no second wave will follow and that ...

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Newsletter end 2017

Newsletter end 2017

In this newsletter we look back on 2017 and uncover some perspectives for next year. One year ago, we moved in the new building in Brno-Lišen and there is not one day that we do not realize how lucky we are to work in this perfect place. Moving in a modern place was needed to become more efficient and enable to grow, both conditions for ...

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Exchange of front suspension arms

Exchange of front suspension arms

Direction rods and suspension arms of the front wheel suspension are made of hollow 8mm tube with welded M6 threads at each side. This construction combines light weight with rigidity and strength. Since this type of rods have been implemented 5 years ago, 3 of them broke. It is always the same, short, front arm and it breaks at the same ...

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Increasing the stiffness of the WAW velomobile composite structure with the aid of FEA (Finite Element Analyses) – Master thesis summary

Increasing the stiffness of the WAW velomobile composite structure with the aid of FEA (Finite Element Analyses) – Master thesis summary

  First let me introduce myself. My name is László Balásházy, and I work as a mechanical engineer at Cadterv.hu. I graduated last June at Budapest University of Technology and Economics (located in Hungary). I was specialized in polymer engineering which includes composite technologies and design as well. I studied automotive engineering ...

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1700 KM / 1000 miles in one week.

1700 KM / 1000 miles in one week.

  How it all started: The initial motivation that got me into the velomobile business was the intention to develop a human powered vehicle for comfortable traveling over longer distances, in harmony with own body and environment, allowing to fully admire and enjoy the wonderful nature, places and people on the track. Travelling as such ...

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WAW nr. 300

WAW nr. 300

This morning another mile stone was reached: WAW 300 was delivered at TNT with as final destination Adam in the USA. Adam got the lucky number by chance as the numbers are given in the sequence of ordering but we were very happy that such an order was the winner. WAW 300 is indeed a very complete, mature and beautiful velomobile that we were ...

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Professional location for Katanga

Professional location for Katanga

When Katanga started its activities 5 years ago the only certainty we had was our high motivation to develop a healthy business active in the velomobile sector. Nobody was able to predict how the evolution would be. To limit fix costs, all office work was done in our Home Office and all production, storage and assembly work in a cheap ...

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