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This Bicycle Light Needs No Batteries Or Friction To Light Up

One of life’s hassle is, not surprisingly, changing batteries or recharging, in the case of rechargeable batteries. Bicycle light is no exception and that’s is precisely why there is the friction-based dynamo and solar powered bike lights. There is really nothing wrong with either, but the Reelight NOVA is a more high-tech option that does away with batteries and requires no friction or solar to power it. It is powered by Eddy currents, AKA Foucault currents, that is basically localized electric current induced in a conductor through a varying magnetic field. Continue reading This Bicycle Light Needs No Batteries Or Friction To Light Up