Monthly Archives: July 2013

Fat Tire Swap and Flat Repair

Fat Tire Swap and Flat Repair. These new fat tire bikes are something special.  Many have been enjoying the fun they have to offer, and even more dream about someday owning and riding one.   The bigger tires they use require … Continue reading

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IZIP E3 Compact—Fold and Go, Lots of Go

IZIP E3 Compact—Fold and Go, Lots of Go. Here is a folding E-bike you’ve seen on my pages before.   I got a chance to ride a prototype earlier in the year and mentioned it in a post that highlighted many … Continue reading

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Four Folding Bikes for Four Friends—Bicycle Bliss?

Four Folding Bikes for Four Friends—Bicycle Bliss? After a wildfire put the hurt on our chosen campground for this year’s get-together, Barbara and I asked our old friends if a stay at our place would be better.   Some barbequing, time … Continue reading

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E-bikes and Turbo Bob in the Local Newspaper

E-bikes and Turbo Bob in the Local Newspaper. This week I was featured in our local newspaper (The San Diego Union Tribune) on the front page of the business section.   Weekly on Monday they try to highlight a mover and … Continue reading

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AutoBike—Advanced Technology Makes Cycling Simpler

AutoBike—Advanced Technology Makes Cycling Simpler. The new AutoBike Voyage is something that many bike riders have been waiting a long time for.   With a NuVinci N360 Harmony drivetrain, a brain to control it and a generator front hub to supply … Continue reading

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