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Buffalo Electric Bike by Freway—Singletrack Sweetheart

Buffalo Electric Bike by Freway—Singletrack Sweetheart. It’s been close to a year since I reviewed the Freway VR-01, and even at that time there was talk of this upgraded offering. It was a long wait, yet well worth the months … Continue reading

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Maker Batteries: Build Your Own Lithium-ion Battery Packs—A Kickstarter

Maker Batteries: Build Your Own Lithium-ion Battery Packs—A Kickstarter. These are exciting times for lithium batteries. They are light, powerful and efficient. They too can be pricey, so finding a way to have the packs meet you exact needs and … Continue reading

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NiteRider Lumina OLED 950 Boost (and Swift 350)—Morphed to Perfection

NiteRider Lumina OLED 950 Boost (and Swift 350)—Morphed to Perfection. When my wife and I first started bike commuting 10 years ago, we decided to let NiteRider guide our way during the dark hours. Sure, I had owned bike headlamps … Continue reading

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Index of Articles—March 2016 to September 2016

Index of Articles—March 2016 to September 2016. March 2016 1.  ULTIMATE COMMUTER E-BIKE BUILD—Part #7—How I Met My Goals. 2.   Moto Reflex Pedals—Comfort King. 3.   Ride Scoozy 350—An E-bike That Makes Sense. 4.  San Diego Electric Bike Expo—The Experience & the Trends. April … Continue reading

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KTM Macina Cross 10 CX4 E-bike—Souped-up Scrambler

KTM Macina Cross 10 CX4 E-bike—Souped-up Scrambler. As I threw my leg over this sleek E-bike for the first time, it seemed to be just another electric-assist mountain bike. Although there is nothing wrong with that, I am more of … Continue reading

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Flaunt Vicko Electric Bike—Making the Grade

Flaunt Vicko Electric Bike—Making the Grade. Today’s title on the Vicko from Flaunt has two meanings. Of course part of the reason you ride an E-bike is to make it up the rises (grades) in the road easily. The Vicko … Continue reading

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Electric Bike World Record Ride—Ravi on his Stromer

Electric Bike World Record Ride—Ravi on his Stromer. Something different today. I normally write a full post of my activities, or a review on a bike or product. Here I want to tell you of a unique individual you can … Continue reading

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