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    Only one bike I can think off is the woosh rambletta. My wife has one and loves it, I would buy one but if i bought another electric...
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    Myself and my wife have just cycled round the Isle of Cumbrae, her in her woosh Rambletta and me on my normal bike. Last time we done...
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    overlander reacted to flecc's post in the thread e scooters - a menace? with Like Like.
    You are missing the point since you fail to understand the reason for pedelec law being in place: Authorities around the world have...
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    overlander replied to the thread Hiya!.
    Hi Terry, Not much goes on with regards to meetings around here (glasgow), but if you just get out you always meet tons of folk. What...
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    Slight clarification; doesn't significantly change the advice above. The 'must put in effort' is a feature of torque sensing as opposed...
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    I would agree with Steven, get any of the main crank drives and you will be ok. But do not get hung up on the torque figures. I have a...
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    overlander replied to the thread By way of introduction - Hi!.
    I would not get too hung up on the torque figures your ride is relatively flat. I use a shimano E7000 regularly on a route with over...
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    overlander reacted to vfr400's post in the thread Hello with Like Like.
    The 250w is a label, not a measure of performance. You can get very powerful 250w systems and very weak ones. For climbing hills, you...
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    overlander replied to the thread Swytch on the beach.
    The way I look at this is similar to vidtek, who cares ? The whole bike and kit came to less than £700 already had a lot of use out of...
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    overlander replied to the thread Swytch on the beach.
    Woke up this morning and a little surface rust appeared on the fork legs. Maybe there before but it just rubbed of with a dish cloth and...
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    overlander replied to the thread Swytch on the beach.
    Hi vfr Yes I kinda knew that, done a costal run on a Honda XR years ago. We stayed next to the sea for a week then headed home. The rust...
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    3 miles on the beach, even with electrics it was some workout . Would never have attempted it with no electrics was great fun.
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    overlander replied to the thread Locks.
    I use a D-lock and a cable both from kryptonite range. But the best defence is common sense, if the area looks dodgy then cycle on.
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    overlander reacted to vidtek's post in the thread Locks with Like Like.
    @GSV3MiaC It's an interesting point you raise with regard to emotional attachment to your bike. As a young man I loved my cars and...
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    overlander replied to the thread Hello from Cornwall.
    Welcome to the forum, there is a wealth of knowledge on here. You will never look back once you make the switch to electric. I am more...