The new scooters rely on the same concept and similar technology as the Segway. Built-in gyroscopes help keep the rider stable. To maneuver, riders shift their weight and their feet. Here Logan Meis, who recently moved from Salina, Kan., to Overland Park, uses his scooter outside his apartment complex.
The new scooters rely on the same concept and similar technology as the Segway. Built-in gyroscopes help keep the rider stable. To maneuver, riders shift their weight and their feet. Here Logan Meis, who recently moved from Salina, Kan., to Overland Park, uses his scooter outside his apartment complex. TAMMY LJUNGBLAD tljungblad@kcstar.com
The new scooters rely on the same concept and similar technology as the Segway. Built-in gyroscopes help keep the rider stable. To maneuver, riders shift their weight and their feet. Here Logan Meis, who recently moved from Salina, Kan., to Overland Park, uses his scooter outside his apartment complex. TAMMY LJUNGBLAD tljungblad@kcstar.com

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