captainkickstandGranny Gear

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captainkickstand   on Sep 17, 2018
replied to Magura EELECT electric fork
I'm opposed--maybe 'skeptical' is a better word--to electric bicycle parts on philosophical grounds, too. The beauty of a bicycle lines in the fact that all of the parts can be manipulated by...
captainkickstand   on Jun 18, 2018
replied to Is the old fart in shape?
Agree with all of the above. A sizable majority of the population probably can't find at 10 mph for a hour on unpaved terrain. If you're having fun doing that, it sounds...
captainkickstand   on Dec 25, 2017
replied to Night riding lights
And I agree that more is definitely better. The other night I rode about half my ride without my helmet light because the battery wasn't fully charged and I wanted to save...
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So the idea that an e-bike rider needs a special helmet because of the greater power sort of puts the lie to the claim that an e-bike is no different than a...
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