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Connor Kmiec's Profile

  • Member for:
    1 year 8 months
  • Institution:
    Michigan Technological University

Biography

Connor Kmiec is a senior Mechanical Engineering student at Michigan Technological University. He is also a member of Velovations Enterprise, Michigan Tech's bicycle design enterprise, and the current team lead of the Ferro Pedal: Bluetooth Switchable Magnetic Bike Pedal project.


Connor's research projects

Ferro Pedal: Bluetooth Switchable Magnetic Bicycle Pedal

A pedal that behaves like a clip-less pedal, and can then be switched to a platform pedal on-the-fly, could prove to be a game-changing tool to mountain bikers across a range of disciplines. Our method of accomplishing this is with a Bluetooth switchable magnetic bicycle pedal.

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