Electric to Gas conversion scooter

Discussion in 'Photos & Bicycle Builds' started by Dockspa1, Apr 23, 2008.

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  1. Dockspa1

    Dockspa1 Guest

    A couple of members asked me to post pics of this Schwinn scooter conversion. Not much to it really but here it is.

    Thats a 2.8 HP Lifan motor.

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  2. HoughMade

    HoughMade Guest

    I bet that thing really moves!
  3. Alaskavan

    Alaskavan Guest

    That's a nice little build. With 2.8 hp, I'll bet that gets you out to the mailbox and back right smartly. Very clean build. It looks factory made.
  4. Dockspa1

    Dockspa1 Guest

    Thanks guys and ya, I was surprised about the low end torque. It even got away from me once. ( the BEAST)
    I have put a maroon trunk on yesterday and still have to weld foot pegs on front and a chain guard.
    I look like an elephant riding a mouse but somehow I don't care because it makes me feel like a little kid again.
  5. Dockspa1

    Dockspa1 Guest

    Feeling young is what this is all about, isn't it?
  6. datz510

    datz510 Member

    Almost looks like a motorized bar stool.

    Very cool build!!
  7. eltatertoto

    eltatertoto Guest

    cool little thing!! nice build doc!!

    That is the coolest thing I seen today.
  9. dchevygod

    dchevygod Member

    im doing one that will be street legal

    I'm using a 31cc 4stroke honda clone in the stock motors position. I put on a freewheel, beefier rims, bmx front brakes, good tires and grip tape on the deck. With 1.95-2.2 hp and 6500 RPM, 12.5 in tires, 6 tooth pinion gear, 81 tooth drive gear. Ill let u all know what kind of top speed I hit when its all together. Um im pretty sure the forks are backwards on your beast there LOL. I got a spare set of those rims if u bend yours with that heavy motor.