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Don’t need waves to ride the Onean electric surfboard

19 August 2015

Surf.

The Onean company has designed two commercial electric surf boards that allow surfers to cruise over the water surface or to undertake extreme performances. These boards offer a silent and environmentally friendly way to ride rivers and ocean fronts.

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Discussion starters

  • Characteristics of technology: Use this and other examples to discuss examples of creative and critical thinking that have supported technological innovation (level 5).
  • Characteristics of technological outcomes: Use this and other examples to identify a technological product and describe relationships between the physical and functional attributes (level 2).

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Keywords: surfboard, electric, construction and mechanical, characteristics of technology, characteristics of technological outcomes

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