Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Sign in | Create Account

The bicilavadora in Peru

MIT students and residents of an orphanage in Peru work on, and try out, the bicilavadora — a cheap, reliable washing machine powered by bicycle parts. The device can be constructed mostly using parts and tools that are readily available almost everywhere in the developing world.

Video: Gwyndaf Jones


Comments (0)

It looks like no one has posted a comment yet. You can be the first!

You need to log in, in order to post comments. If you don’t have an account yet, sign up now!

MIT News

MIT News

Category: News | Updated 2 years ago

August 30, 2011 10:35
All Rights Reserved (What is this?)
Additional Files

8193 times

More from MIT News

Death and the Powers

Death and the Powers

Added 4 years ago | 00:01:58 | 16540 views

C. elegans responding to a touch stimulus

C. elegans responding to a touch st...

Added 3 years ago | 00:00:11 | 5633 views

MIT Media Lab Medical Mirror

MIT Media Lab Medical Mirror

Added 3 years ago | 00:01:08 | 12624 views |

Bokode: focus demo

Bokode: focus demo

Added over 5 years ago | 00:00:19 | 17397 views

Solar wind interacting with interstellar medium

Solar wind interacting with interst...

Added almost 7 years ago | 00:00:05 | 15864 views

How rats use whiskers to explore surfaces

How rats use whiskers to explore su...

Added over 6 years ago | 00:00:20 | 11373 views