Wednesday, 13 February 2002 : "segway tradeoffs"Via Flutterby: The Post Office ran the Segway through some tests and has reported the major tradeoffs back to the media:
Scooter Awaits Stamp Of Approval [Tampa Tribune]
* Packing a load of 325 pounds, including the weight of the driver, the transporters allowed carriers to deliver much more mail between trips back to the mail truck.Now think if you didn't have mail to sort in the first place; if you were just going somewhere with maybe a small bundle... Once these puppies get cheap, they'll be awfully attractive.
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