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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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IZIP E3 Metro—All New for 2014

IZIP E3 Metro—All New for 2014. Here is a re-designed E-bike from Currie Technologies with a lot of great features. With racks front and rear it is almost worthy of being called a cargo bike. Comfort, up-right seating and plenty … Continue reading

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Thule T2 Bicycle Rack—Major Up-grade for My Bike Needs

Thule T2 Bicycle Rack—Major Up-grade for My Bike Needs. As a child I never transported my bike (as far as I can remember). If I wanted to ride at the beach, I rode there to do it. It was just … Continue reading

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EG Electric Bikes—Easy Riding for Easy Money

EG Electric Bikes—Easy Riding for Easy Money. On a recent trip to Portland I got a chance to ride 3 of these smooth E-bikes from EG Bikes USA. It wasn’t my first exposure to this brand, but was my first … Continue reading

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