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Introduction To Electric Bicycles, Fall 2014—A Full House Soaks Up the E-bike Spirit

Introduction To Electric Bicycles, Fall 2014—A Full House Soaks Up the E-bike Spirit. Since the day I envisioned this event, my goal has been to fill every seat with people wanting to learn more about E-bikes. Not only did every … Continue reading

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Buying a New E-bike—A Personal Experience

Buying a New E-bike—A Personal Experience.   Whether you’ve had a bike lately or not, you may have found that an electric-assist bicycle raises your interest. Once the desire hits, getting that new E-bike can be as easy or hard … Continue reading

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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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