Levytator

Prof Jack levy has built and patented this unique working  freeform escalator model.  In this design the steps can revolve around their axis to deal with the various curvatures and has step risers in the front and back to deal with ascending and descending paths.

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The importance of freeform curvatures in architecture and urban design is crucial for the future of transportation and has been discussed for many years by inventors and those familiar with the art.

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About Michel

Researcher and developer of transportation technologies CTO of Helixator
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