The MiniBrake is smart bike brake system designed to increase safety for kids when they're cycling. If you look away for even a second, kids are experts at disappearing from your sight, as well as your grasp and it's not always possible to keep them out of harm's way.
MiniBrake is a two piece remote-controlled system that allows parents to literally put the brakes on a kid's bicycle. There are several safety features worked into the MiniBrake, including automatic stops when the device's battery is low, when kids are further than a 164' range and when there's an object blocking the communication signals between the remote control and the brake.
The cycling safety device is currently raising funds on Indiegogo, aiming to raise a total of $75,000 for the project.
Kid Safety Cycling Devices
More Stats +/-
Insanely Slim Motorbikes
Customized Creature Bike Seats
Lithe Aluminum Bikes
Cargo Carrier Bike Accessories
Portable Cyclist Coffee Holders
Free 2018 Report & eBook
Get the top 100 trends happening right NOW -- plus a FREE copy of our award-winning book.
Our Research Methodology
This article is one of 350,000 experiments. We use crowd filtering, big data and AI to identify insights.
MiniBike's Remote-Controlled Bike Brake Makes Cycling Safer for Kids
- By: Laura McQuarrieApr 23, 2014