The 23 craziest Japanese inventions you never knew existed


 

Source:- Article as appeared in justsomething.co

Japan has always been popular for being technologically one step ahead the rest of the world, but in this article you will see that sometimes they went a bit too far with fantasy.

In the following gallery you will admire some of the craziest Japanese inventions of all times. Some of them are absolutely clever but terribly uncomfortable or bad looking while some other are just totally absurd.
Between awkward ear enhancers, weird total body umbrellas and ridiculous chin rests for the daily metro journey, you will surely find the right thing for your needs.

The umbrella for the avid rain-avoider

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via japan-talk.com

Ear enhancer

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via dailyonigiri.com

Easy ear explorer

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via dailyonigiri.com

Mobile toilet paper. How did live without it?

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via spicytec.com

Metro chin-stick

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spicytec.com

The perks of having a baby

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via weirdasiannews.com

Never ending bubble wrap

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via travel.cnn.com

 Never miss a drop again

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via spicytec.com

Sound-catcher pillow

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Book-shaped pillow for jaded students

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Silent Karaoke

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Cupmen. It falls down when your noodles are hot

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Banana slipcase

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“Solar energy” lighter

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via dailyonigiri.com

Public transport helmet (Message: Wake me up at station “…” – Thanks oj, Jessie and Marina)

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via spicytec.com

When you’re too tired to stand up (notice the happy look on his face)

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via japan-talk.com

Hug-pillow for the lonely woman

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via nikibrown.com

Leg pillow for the lonely man

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via nikibrown.com

Butter grater

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Splash protector for the hairs

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via dailyonigiri.com

Expensive square watermelon

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via japan-talk.com