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1. (WO2018164847) AUTO-BALANCING VEHICLE WITH INDEPENDENT WHEEL CONTROL

Pub. No.:    WO/2018/164847    International Application No.:    PCT/US2018/019158
Publication Date: Fri Sep 14 01:59:59 CEST 2018 International Filing Date: Fri Feb 23 00:59:59 CET 2018
IPC: B62K 11/00
B62D 61/00
Applicants: CHEN, Shane
Inventors: CHEN, Shane
Title: AUTO-BALANCING VEHICLE WITH INDEPENDENT WHEEL CONTROL
Abstract:
An auto-balancing transportation device having first and second wheels that are independently drivable. The device includes foot platforms, a control circuit and sensors. Device control is preferably achieved through the position or weight distribution of a rider's feet. The wheels may be arranged in parallel or non-parallel and the foot platforms may be located on the interior are exterior side of the wheels. The wheels may be coupled to one another in a manner that affords tilting, thereby increasing stability when executing a turn, among other benefits. Various embodiments and features are disclosed.