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For more than a year, the FlyKly electric-assist wheel has been a crowdfunded curiosity. This week at the Consumer Electronics Show, however, the bicycle gadget went on sale to the public for the first time.

The price is pretty steep at $1,000, but we want one. Badly. The assist mechanism is incredibly smooth, and its customizability level high. The integrated app even comes with turn-by-turn direction capabilities.

We got an up-close look at the brand-new FlyKly model during the conference; see how it can save you from serious sweating in this video.

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