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109175

Re: Ebike of the Week

http://www.statisticbrain.com/commute-statistics/ Here's more recent data. The largest group is 1 to 5 miles but it's only 29%, not 50%.
andrsnj1
6:52 PM
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109174

Re: Ebike Laws

Absolutely, as long as you use good judgement and obey the speed limit.
andrsnj1
3:54 PM
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109173

Re: Ebike Laws

My pickup can go over 100 mph. Do you think it would be suitable for in town roads limited to 25 mph? On Jun 26, 2017 7:03 AM, "andrsnj@... [power-assist]"
Gordon Hoffman
10:26 AM
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109172

Re: Ebike of the Week

I have been using this stat for years, and I was afraid I'd have to find it .... here it is in a document from a California bike commute page citing Bicycling
m13wang
10:26 AM
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109171

Re: Ebike Laws

https://durangoherald.com/articles/168396-ebike-trial-approved-by-durango-city-council Too many ebike classes, too complicated. Just limit the wattage to about
andrsnj1
6:14 AM
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109170

Re: Ebike of the Week

https://www.curbed.com/2017/6/20/15834514/rent-transportation-commute-affordable-housing Show me the data about 5 mile commutes.
andrsnj1
Jun 27
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109169

Re: Ebike of the Week

Which ebike sites are you referring to? Around here the consensus is that it's too dangerous to ride a bicycle due to the impaired drivers on the road. They
andrsnj1
Jun 27
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109168

Re: Ebike of the Week

I have a Merida with a 3 speed transmission and a crank drive motor. I converted it to lithium batteries and installed a 4QD controller. It goes a little over
andrsnj1
Jun 27
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109167

Re: Ebike of the Week

Yes do not assume that not a lot of people do not use their ebike to commute to work just because you only see 1 ebiker in your area. I'm on other ebike groups
Vinh N.
Jun 27
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109166

Re: Ebike of the Week

Hello everyone, allow me to put my 2 cents in as well for the commute to work and back. I live in Glendale, AZ and travel about 2.9 miles (one way) away from
Econotech
Jun 27
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109165

Re: Ebike of the Week

Let me add my vote for commuting. I drove my recumbent with electric assist 17 miles each way to work for years until I changed jobs and would have had to go
narrowistheway
Jun 27
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109164

Re: Ebike of the Week

This is Mark at Ridekick (bicycle trailer with electric assist). Based on customer feedback from all around the USA, it's around 50/50 use for commuting OR
m13wang
Jun 27
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109163

Re: Ebike of the Week

http://www.chicagotribune.com/suburbs/niles/news/ct-lwr-electric-bikes-expo-tl-0629-20170626-story.html I don't believe that most ebikes are used for
andrsnj1
Jun 27
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109162

Mid Season

68 miles, 968 watt hours, 17.8 mph average speed. Longer days means longer rides. The pace was fast from the start and the route was very hilly. I was fighting
andrsnj1
Jun 26
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109161

Re: Ebike of the Week

Actually, they're claiming 50 to 100 km, 31 to 62 miles.
andrsnj1
Jun 26
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