Recent content by Jons

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    Whoosh Karoo

    I bought a Karoo around February this year and to date I have covered 4000km. I bought it to get back into cycling after a lay off due to knee injuries and use it as my main method of commuting. My commute was originally 20 miles each way so I bought a spare charger which I keep at work...
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    Yep, yet another request for advice on what to buy, please

    Test rode a Giant mountain bike today at Tredz, Cardiff. Wow. Not having ridden an ebike before I was very chuffed with how it performed and my knees were fine. Got me wondering yet again whether to go for a new bike or a kit. In reflection, probably still a kit (from Woosh, seems best value and...
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    Yep, yet another request for advice on what to buy, please

    Thanks for the replies. Woosh, I missed the kits you mentioned. If I remember rightly, initially I did look at the price of the crank drive kits but then dismissed them as I think I would prefer one of the front wheel kits and then started looking at Panda and others. I would be doing a lot of...
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    Yep, yet another request for advice on what to buy, please

    Commencing November I am due to start another job. The distance is 20 miles each way (with the opportunity to re-charge a battery at work if required). I can either go over main roads or a mix of back lanes, tarmac cycle tracks and some main roads. Until 4 years ago I used to commute on my road...