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In the News (Tue 23 Apr 19)

  
  Segway Personal Transporter - Deutschland
Wir empfehlen, dass jeder potentielle Besitzer eines Segway HT einige grundlegende Eigenschaften mitbringen sollte.
Ohne fremde Hilfe auf den Segway HT aufsteigen zu können, was in etwa der Fähigkeit entspricht, ohne fremde Hilfe oder Geländer eine Treppe zu besteigen.
Segway kann ihnen ihre Seriennummer nicht nennen, bevor ihnen der Segway zugestellt wurde.
www.segway.de /faq.php   (1584 words)

  
 W E L C O M E :: S E G W A Y O F W E S T B R O O K!
Segway HTs are in some of the world's leading corporations and service organizations including the U.S. Postal Service, National Park Service, the City of Atlanta's Ambassador program, Michelin, GE Plastics, and Delphi Automotive Systems.
We believe that, in time, the Segway HT will lead to a reconfiguration of the way communities are built by significantly extending people's walking zones, thereby enabling better use of space and the transportation infrastructure.
The Segway HT has redundant systems and sophisticated alerts built into its design, and many thousands of hours of use have demonstrated that the Segway HT is safe when used appropriately.
www.segwayofwestbrook.com /pages/faq.htm   (1913 words)

  
 Seguros para Segway HT
Sin embargo, nuestra oferta de seguros está sujeta a algunas limitaciones.
Para obtener una cotización de seguros para Segway HT en español, llame al 1-800-SEGUROS en los siguientes horarios: de lunes a sábado, de 7:00 am a medianoche (EST), o domingo, de 10:30 am a medianoche (EST).
Ofrecemos seguros para Segway HT en todos los estados, excepto Washington, D.C. y Massachusetts.
www.progressiveseguros.com /SegwayHT/home_seguro_segway.aspx   (167 words)

  
  Thoughts about the Segway HT: Why it's not just a scooter
Some people try to evaluate the Segway with respect to living designs that were optimized for the car (not the rich diversity of a place like Greenwich Village), for example Mike Langberg's detailed first person account of using one in the Mercury News ("Segway scooter handles well but can't conquer sprawl").
The Segway is perfect for some of those, but more importantly, it shows that the automobile (being covered, and taking up lots of space for a single driver) is not the only personal mode of transportation that works in cities.
The Segway web site shows pictures of it holding grocery bags, Dean is often shown on TV with a big briefcase on the fender, and their web site says it is designed to pull 300 pounds and I've seen pictures of carts behind one.
www.bricklin.com /segway.htm   (1980 words)

  
  The Segway Human Transporter
The Segway HT is not a medical device; if you can't easily stand upright or endure some jostling on varied terrain, it will not solve these problems for you.
Segway's onboard computers constantly compare the data from all five gyros to determine if any of the five is supplying faulty data--in this condition, it can compensate and use data from the remaining sensors to continue balancing through a controlled safety shutdown.
Feedback from the motor back to the Segway HT is provided by redundant, noncontact analog hall sensors that sense the positions of magnets with no moving parts other than the motor shaft itself.
www.urbandharma.org /udharma5/segway.html   (1974 words)

  
  Segway LA   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Segway Human Transporter (HT) is the result of years of research and development led by Kamen with the goal of building something that would make a unique and lasting contribution to society.
The Segway HT has redundant systems and sophisticated alerts built into its design, and many thousands of hours of use have demonstrated that the Segway HT is safe when used appropriately.
The Segway HT is designed to be operated by a wide range of people after receiving orientation—no special skills are required.
www.segway.la /faq.php   (1179 words)

  
  Segway HT at AllExperts
The Segway HT is a two-wheeled, self-balancing transportation device invented by Dean Kamen and unveiled in December 2001.
The Segway HT is designed to be used on sidewalks, other pedestrian areas, as well as bicycle lanes on city streets depending on local laws.
Stripped of the handle, the Segway HT becomes a universal robotic platform that is still capable of balancing whatever is installed and of moving around as easily as with a human.
en.allexperts.com /e/s/se/segway_ht.htm   (3449 words)

  
 Segway HT - Definition, explanation
The Segway is designed to be used on sidewalks and other pedestrian areas, hence its footprint is not much bigger than that of a human being.
Stripped of the handle Segway becomes a universal robotic platform that is still capable of balancing whatever is installed and of moving around as easily as with a human.
The inspiration behind the Segway HT came from the balancing technology of Kamen's innovative wheelchair, the IBOT, which can climb stairs, and prop itself up onto two wheels, to raise the user into a nearly-upright position.
www.calsky.com /lexikon/en/txt/s/se/segway_ht.php   (1584 words)

  
 Segway by BOSSBi.com
Segway's onboard computers constantly compare the data from all five gyros to determine if any of the five is supplying faulty data--in this condition, it can compensate and use data from the remaining sensors to continue balancing through a controlled safety shutdown.
Feedback from the motor back to the Segway HT is provided by redundant, noncontact analog hall sensors that sense the positions of magnets with no moving parts other than the motor shaft itself.
Our engineers were so obsessed with the details on the Segway HT that they designed the meshes in the gearbox to produce sound exactly two musical octaves apart--when the Segway HT moves, it makes music, not noise.
www.bossbi.com /scooter/segway/iseries.php   (1317 words)

  
 USPS - June 4, 2002 - Postal Service Testing Of The Segway™ Human Transporter Enters New Phase, Expands To Six ...
The new phase of Segway HT testing begins June 10 in Norman, OK, and will roll out to five additional locations as follows: Memphis, TN, in mid-June; Bronx, NY and San Francisco, CA, in July; Chandler, AZ, and the sixth site, which has yet to be decided, will begin in August.
It was found that the Segway HT reduced the physical stress of carrying up to 35 pounds of mail and it decreased the time used to walk between delivery addresses.
While Segway LLC provided the units to the Postal Service at no cost during the feasibility testing, the Postal Service made the decision to purchase 40 Segway HTs to move forward with this phase of testing in the additional locations.
www.usps.com /news/2002/press/pr02_045.htm   (657 words)

  
 Segway Store USA - FAQ
Segway is not currently seeking investors but we do recommend that if you are interested in investing in the future of technology, you become involved with FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology).
We believe that, in time, the Segway HT will lead to a reconfiguration of the way communities are built by significantly extending people's walking zones, thereby enabling better use of space and the transportation infrastructure.
Segway HT can be set to a top speed of up to 12.5 mph (20 km/h), about three times faster than a quick walker.
www.virtualaustralia.com /smartvision/segwaystore-us/faq.html   (1080 words)

  
 Segways - Segway Info - Segway HT Human Transporter, Information on Segway HT   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Segways are no larger than in size than an average adult and can help you gracefully navigate any path you would normally walk.
Everyday people are using Segways to commute to work, run errands, explore their neighborhood, visit friends and family, and have lots of fun doing everyday things.
Segways are worth every penny, but when you don't have that kind of money to spend a less expensive alternative may be your best choice.
www.urbanscooters.com /cgi-bin/urbanscooters/segway-info.html   (455 words)

  
 Speed-Sports.com: Segway section
Segway HT balances whether you're traveling at 10 mph, carrying a heavy load, slowly maneuvering in tight spaces, or standing perfectly still.
The Segway HT e Series is for businesses only, optimized for delivery with its electronic parking stand (e Stand) and enhanced cargo carrying capacity.
The Segway HT was designed to be easily stored and to seamlessly combine with other forms of transportation.
www.speed-sports.com /segway   (790 words)

  
 CAP/ADID Transportation & Parking: Segway Pilot Project
Segway HT balances through a technology called dynamic stabilization, which uses gyroscopes, and tilt sensors, software and circuit boards, and high- powered electric motors.
Adoption of the Segway HT was part of a three-year pilot project to gather data and evaluate the functionality of the transporter relative to pedestrian travel.
If the Segway HT is pedestrian- friendly, it could offer viable options for mobility in a dense urban area.
www.atlantadowntown.com /TransParking_Segway.asp   (326 words)

  
 CAP/ADID Transportation & Parking: Segway Pilot Project
Segway HT balances through a technology called dynamic stabilization, which uses gyroscopes, and tilt sensors, software and circuit boards, and high- powered electric motors.
Adoption of the Segway HT was part of a three-year pilot project to gather data and evaluate the functionality of the transporter relative to pedestrian travel.
If the Segway HT is pedestrian- friendly, it could offer viable options for mobility in a dense urban area.
www.centralatlantaprogress.org /TransParking_Segway.asp   (326 words)

  
 Segway Ht
The Segway HT is the world's first self-balancing human transporter that allows people to go anywhere a person can walk.
Using a Segway HT instead of a traditional wheelchair or an expensive iBOT (that costs 4-5 times as much as a Segway HT) allows them to easily travel around the city, while easing social interactions.
However, Segway HTs cannot be marketed as medical devices, because Segway HTs have not been approved by the FDA as a medical device and because Johnson and Johnson has exclusive rights to the medical uses of the balancing technology found within the iBOT and Segway HT.
www.lycos.com /info/segway-ht.html   (608 words)

  
 Segway HT model i167 (i Series)
The Segway Human Transporter (HT) i Series model i167 was the company's best-known product, a result of years of research and development led by Kamen with the goal of building something that would make a unique and lasting contribution to society.
The Segway HT i167 (code-name, "Ginger") reflected Dean's belief that science and engineering can be harnessed to improve people's daily lives and community.
Segways include one key (fl) for "beginner mode," where the vehicle has a lower maximum speed and slower turning rotation, an intermediate (yellow) key, and one key (red) for "experienced mode." Segway plans to offer programmable keys down the road, which well let users store particular operation settings.
www.msu.edu /~luckie/segway/i167/i167.html   (2198 words)

  
 AMERICAN COUNCIL OF THE BLIND
The Segway HT is the first electric powered self-balancing scooter that remains upright through a persons center of gravity and other physical principals.
Segway representatives have stated that they do not allow persons younger than 16 years to test drive the Segway devices during their demonstrations.
Segway representatives demonstrate a Segway riding over the top of a persons hand without injury; however, this is irrelevant to the real injury hazard of the device colliding head-on into a pedestrian.
www.acb.org /pedestrian/segway020806.html   (3338 words)

  
 Facts About Segway HT
The Segway HT does not have an engine, brakes or a steering wheel — it accelerates and decelerates by responding to a person's center of gravity, and turns with a mere flick of the wrist.
The Segway HT takes up about as much space on a sidewalk as a person — its width is similar to an average person's shoulder width.
People who buy the Segway HT participate in special orientation classes offered around the country, but operating the Segway HT is actually very easy because its gyroscopes sense subtle body movements and use them as cues for moving forward and backward.
www.progressive.com /segway/segway_facts.asp   (315 words)

  
 Segway HT - i Series
The control shaft is adjustable to the comfort of the rider and allows the Segway HT to fit in the trunk of many cars.
The Segway HT's inertial sensors constantly monitor the rider's position relative to gravity.
That's why we made the Segway HT light enough to handle, small enough to store in the trunk of a midsize sedan, and collapsible enough to fit in tight storage spaces.
www.segwayofdetroit.com /segway-iseries.htm   (639 words)

  
 Segway - About Segway - Media Center - Press Releases
The Segway GT is perfect for the avid golfer who's looking to speed up his or her game.
The Segway PT i180 models and other Segway products can be purchased at any of the more than 80 Authorized Segway Dealerships in the U.S. and Canada or by calling Segway Inc. direct at 866-4SEGWAY.
Segway markets a full line of zero-emissions Segway PTs for sidewalk and cross-terrain use that deliver impressive energy efficiency – equivalent to 450 miles per gallon/191 kilometers per liter of fuel.
www.segway.com /about-segway/media-center/press_releases/pr_030105c.php   (1159 words)

  
 Fleets and Facilities Segway Evaluation - FAQ
Because the Segway HT requires trained technicians to maintain them, it's likely the City will invest in training its employees to provide maintenance and repair of the Segway HTs in its fleet.
A: The batteries on the Segway HT are Nickel-Hydride batteries.
One of the reasons for a test project is to determine if the Segway HT is effective, with the current battery technology.
www.cityofseattle.net /fleets/segwayfaq.htm   (906 words)

  
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The Segway HT™ is a perfect example of Delphi's ability to apply our extensive electronics and system engineering expertise to a new market segment," said Battenberg.
Segway LLC is a Manchester, NH, based business founded by renowned inventor and entrepreneur Dean Kamen to transform the way people work and live.
Segway is funded by Credit Suisse First Boston Private Equity, one of the largest managers of alternative assets in the world, through Credit Suisse First Boston Equity Partners, L.P. and associated funds, and Kleiner Perkins Caulfield & Byers, the leading venture capital firm helping entrepreneurs build sustainable technology businesses.
www.delphi.com /news/pressReleases/pressReleases_2001/pr6576-12182001   (720 words)

  
 Segway HT - Glasgledius   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Segway Human Transporter is a self-balancing motorized scooter with two wheels on a single axle.
The Segway HT has electric motors powered by batteries which can be charged from house current.
The Segway HT has been known by the names Ginger and IT in the past.
www.glasglow.com /E2/se/Segway_HT.html   (263 words)

  
 Segway in Canada - Lithium Ion Batteries
However, air shipment of a Segway HT with lithium-ion batteries installed must comply with certain packaging, labeling and documentation rules and require the shipper of record to be certified for hazardous materials.
Additionally, air, sea, and ground shipments of lithium-ion batteries that are not installed on the Segway HT must also comply with these packaging, labeling and documentation rules and require the shipper of record to be certified for hazardous materials.
What this means to you as a Segway customer using lithium-ion batteries, you cannot take a Segway HT with lithium-ion batteries (or lithium-ion batteries by themselves), by air (passenger or cargo).
www.mysegway.ca /resource/lithium.php   (652 words)

  
 Segway LLC Recall to Upgrade Software on Segway® Human Transporters   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Incidents/Injuries: Segway LLC has received three reports of falls that may be related to this condition, including one report of a consumer who sustained a head injury requiring stitches.
In addition, Segway LLC is including all e167 (“e Series”) and i167 models sold to commercial users, and all p133 (“p Series”) models sold to consumers in test markets.
Segway HTs have also been made available to the public by authorized rental agents.
www.cpsc.gov /cpscpub/prerel/prhtml03/03553.html   (254 words)

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