28 Dec '17, 4am
Retired ITE lecturer created another genius contraption: A hoverboard wheelchair
Genius retired Institute of Technical Education (ITE) lecturer, Tan Ban Ho, is the creator of the two-seater e-wheelchair . Advertisement The 73-year-old first bought a S$600 unicycle in September 2016 to aid in his outings with his wife, who is wheelchair-bound. Riding the unicycle was a substitute for walking. Unicycle wheelchair innovation However, in slightly over a year after getting his unicycle, Tan continued to improvise on his prototype to come up with a fully controllable two-seater e-wheelchair. via I Feel Young SG It turns out, Tan, who has knowledge of electronics, was not done. He has also recently unveiled a hoverboard wheelchair that he put together by himself. Story continues below Some Articles That Could Use Traffic Chinese billionaire picking rubbish off Chongqing streets by himself past 3 years A one-man anti-littering effort. Nicole Seah joining Worke...