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    Schwalbe Marathon Plus 700x38 - £8.50 or cheaper @ Halfords with code

    https://www.halfords.com/cycling/bike-parts/bike-tyres/schwalbe-marathon-plus-bike-tyre-700x38c? 700 x 38c only at this price add code CYCLING15 to knock off 15% Collect in store with British Cycling membership for another 10% off
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    Aldi folding ebike, on sale now £499

    OK, so it's got a small (6.6ah) battery, but interestingly, rear motor hub instead of front hub as usually found at this price point. Digital LCD, 36v, adjustable height handlebars, 7 speed, alloy frame and best of all 3 yr warranty. Not much not to like at this price Edit SOLD OUT in Black...
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    What's the most efficient speed?

    I was out riding today on my yosepower conversion, cruising at about 18mph and pulling about 200w at the rear wheel. Hit the throttle and it upped it to 20mph but now pulling 400w. It got me thinking, as in a car, the most efficient miles per gallon is at a steady 56mph, what's the most...
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    Raleigh Pioneer ebike half price £650

    https://www.jejamescycles.com/raleigh-pioneer-electric-cross-bar.html
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    Carrera Vulcan-e - sub £700 after discounts

    Hi all Carrera Vulcan-e now available for under £700 after discounts: Bike is currently £1000 Go through quidco.com or topcashback.com to Halfords site (3% cashback) Reserve online for store pickup, add code 15carrera at basket (takes it down to £850) Collect in store produce your British...
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    Recommendations for conversion

    Hi all 2 year ebike rider Crossfire-e owner here, pleased with that as a commuter/tourer, but now, after finding my beloved 1999 GT Avalanche at the back of the garage, am looking to convert that for a off road hack, something I can use on bridal paths, coast paths, places where the Crossfire-e...
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    Buy a Gtech eScent e-bike and get a City Sport and spare battery FREE

    Buy a eScent MTB, and add a eBike City with extra battery free, plus save £200 on the eScent bike. Do the following: Go to Gtech site Add eBike eScent to basket Add eBike city to basket - spare battery added automatically Go to checkout input voucher code EBIKET3
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    A2B Obree ebike 14.5ah on offer half price £799

    https://www.groupon.co.uk/deals/a2b-obree-electric-bike-3?CID=UK_AFF_5600_225_5383_1&z=skip&utm_medium=afl&utm_campaign=206616&mediaId=1379993&utm_source=GPN&nlp=1
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    Shimano BT-E6000 418w Steps Battery - Rack Mount £299 (New)

    Noticed this while browsing, seems to me a resonable price if your bike uses this https://www.tredz.co.uk/.Shimano-BT-E6000-Steps-Battery-Rack-Mount_80008.htm
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    Ex-trial Gtech Sport ebike £595 on Ebay (Gtech official ebay store)

    Not my cup of tea, but if anyone's in the market for a Gtech ebike, I saw these on Ebay saving £400 on new price. Comes with 1 year warranty “REFURBISHED. These products are non-faulty returned eBikes that have been returned via the 14-day no-quibble free trial. the product is then put through...
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    Raleigh Black Friday 1/2 price ebikes - Be quick !

    Half (RRP) price, some nice deals, the Strada Electric at £1250 with Steps and Di2 electronic gears looks very nice for the price. Prices from £650 https://www.raleigh.co.uk/bikes/electric/sort-by/price/sort-direction/asc
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    New Bosch drive Halfords Carrera bikes

    Hi all Just noticed this on the Halfords site http://www.halfords.com/cycling/bikes/electric-bikes/carrera-crossfuse-mens-hybrid-electic-bike (Ladies version also available) Looks like they are moving upmarket with new Bosch mid drive but only 400w battery, and pretty pricey at £1600. So a...
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    Calling winter warriors ! Bike gear at Aldi this Thursday

    https://www.aldi.co.uk/c/specialbuys/dates/2017-09-28?sort=popular&q=%3Apopular%3AtransactionalStatus%3Atransactional%3AtransactionalStatus%3Anontransactional%3AEvent%3ACycling&page=0 Loads of winter riding gear at Aldi from this Thursday (28th). I'm hoping to pick up some Merino wool socks...
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    New Halfords Carrera Vengence E Bike £800

    Hi all Just noticed this on the Halfords site. Bafung rear hub motor and what apperas to be the same battery as the crosffire-e/Vulcan (11.6ah) Not LCD display and cheaper spec (mechanical discs) than the Vulcan, but £200 quid cheaper. Add some discounts (BC 10%, Quidco etc) should see it sub...
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    Carrera Vulcan E-MTB put through it paces video

    Looking good, seems to hold up well. Perhaps Halfords should replace their lame video on their site with this one lol Yours for £1k minus discounts/flash sales (British Cycling 10% off etc), ideal for the cycle2work scheme...
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    Charge to 80% or 100% ?

    Hello all Bit of background..My daily commute on my Crossfire-e uses approximately 40% of the battery. I have a timer plug that can run the charger for 2, 4, 8 hrs etc and then turns off the charger. I re-charge to 100% after using the bike ( I recharge it from 60% to 100% every day), so have...
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    New e-bike owner

    Hello all Just picked up my first e-bike from Halfords, the Carrera Crossfire-e. Managed to get a great deal on it, £720 after British Cycling membership discount on top of current Halfords 20% off all bikes. I'm a long time cyclist, own road and hybrid bikes already, the e-bike purchased for...