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Interbike 2014 in Videos

Interbike 2014 in Videos. It was another big year in the bike world evidenced by the showing at this year’s international bike show in Las Vegas. I decided to mix it up some this time and concentrate on posting videos … Continue reading

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Electric Bikes in Portland and Bend, Oregon

Electric Bikes in Portland and Bend, Oregon. This summer we made plans for some family fun (my sister-in-law’s birthday) in Portland. Being one of the big bicycle hubs in our country, I knew some two-wheeled excitement would be mixed in. … Continue reading

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Introduction to Electric Bicycles—Fall 2014

Introduction to Electric Bicycles—Fall 2014. Once again it is time for this fun and informative event.   I host this evening here in San Diego at the SDG&E Energy Innovation Center.   It happens every spring and fall since the year  2012. … Continue reading

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Brompton Pedal Over-fold Fix and BromFoot 2—Worth the Time and Money

Brompton Pedal Over-fold Fix and BromFoot 2—Worth the Time and Money. Yes it happened in a flash, taking some of the beautiful white paint with it. As I was carrying this Brompton H3L one day, my leg hit the folded … Continue reading

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IZIP E3 Twn:exp—Modern Looks and Performance

IZIP E3 Twn:exp—Modern Looks and Performance. If you are looking for an E-bike that will take you to the future, this could fill the bill. As Currie Technologies is now part of an big European E-bike firm, they have introduced … Continue reading

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Prodecotech Oasis Step-through—Beach Cruising American Style

  Prodecotech Oasis Step-through—Beach Cruising American Style.   As my wife and I rode two brand-new Prodecotech bikes on the coast this weekend, we enjoyed the day. It made me realize that as many E-bikes from this company I’ve ridden … Continue reading

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ORP Smart Horn—Lights, Sound, Action

ORP Smart Horn—Lights, Sound, Action. You are looking a bike riding kind of guy who rings his bell a lot. Not for getting people out of the way as much, but to multiply the fun factor of riding a bike. … Continue reading

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