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May 19, 2008

Gym Rat

Do you enjoy working out at home? How about turning that sweat into electricity?

Adam Boesel has created a gym in Seattle that does exactly that. Boesel attached wind-generated motors to the spinning bikes in the gym and uses the electricity generated to power the gym's sounds system.

Apartment Therapy has taken this idea one step further, and has some ideas on how to take your home gym off the grid!

-- C.N


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