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The Orb is a one-wheeled motorized skateboard. Riders hold a trigger that is tethered to the ball to control the speed. The board is equipped with a set of training wheels for learning how to balance.

Design Team: Jihee Han, Sadie Scheffer, Ben Peters, Christie Lin, and Christian Segura with instuctors Amos Winter and Karlen Ruleman