just thinking

Discussion in 'Electric Bicycles' started by warm, May 25, 2009.

  1. warm

    warm New Member

    i have a trek 7500 with a 350pl bionx on it. been thinking about putting gas on it to. ele. around town gas out of town. the bionx has regen. sound good ?sound bad? will it work ?

  2. sounds good,like a hybrid car,and yes it will work.

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  3. bamabikeguy

    bamabikeguy Active Member

    I'm thinking about doing the reverse some time this summer, put some "e" in one of my city bike builds.

    Just for handy reference, what is the estimated weight of electric? Somewhere I read it worked out to be a pound per mile, i.e. 20 mile capacity was 20 pounds, 40 miles=40 pounds.

    And, is there any battery carrying, pannier looking, readily available attachment that would fit behind the seat? Similar to the way I do my saddlebags?
  4. Mountainman

    Mountainman Active Member

    should turn out to be

    should turn out to be
    the best of both motor biking worlds

    looking forward to some pictures once project is complected (if you would)

    ride that MB THING
  5. bluegoatwoods

    bluegoatwoods Well-Known Member

    Cabinfever, you've just proven to me that my motor will indeed fit in my Roadmaster.

    I'd had my doubts about it. I could see that it was gonna be tight.
  6. warm

    warm New Member

    the bionx is on the back wheel but it looks like it is set up for disk brake . can i put a gear on that? is there a lot of stress on the gear?
  7. Mountainman

    Mountainman Active Member

    should be a sound spot to place gear

    that's where I was hoping to hook one up
    looks like a strong place to me

    was talking with MotorBikeMike a while back
    seems that he said it was a good spot -- might wish to double check with him ??

    ride that motor bike thing
  8. Happy Valley

    Happy Valley Active Member