Overcome any traffic jams allows unusual vehicle called "deltakat." Invented a new form of transport resident of Tomsk Vladimir Kovalev.
"The first model I put together in the summer of 2009 from parts of the curtain, the electric motor, metal corners, large wheels and two small ones. It turned out a cross between a skateboard and an electric scooter. The frame of the new vehicle triangular shaped like the letter? (Delta) of the Greek alphabet, hence the name — "deltakat" — said in an interview with RIA Novosti inventor.
A new form of transport at the height of 40 cm weighs about 25 pounds and runs on batteries. Learning how to manage the "deltakatom," according to the author of the invention, it is possible for 10-15 minutes: standing on the steps, you should try to keep the balance, balancing like a skateboard. The speed, which can reach 25 kilometers per hour, the driver controls the throttle to help.
Tomic project to create a "deltakata" was among the winners of the "Start" of the Fund for Assistance to Small Innovative Enterprises in Science and Technology (Bortnik Fund) in 2011.