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    Watt Wagons Ultimate Commuter Pro

    The Rohloff is one of the things that I consider essential to this bike's whole purpose of making something as maintenance free as possible. I'd only consider a Pinion as a replacement. Yeah, this is all brain storming.
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    Watt Wagons Ultimate Commuter Pro

    Potential places to shave costs: Fixed front fork instead of a front suspension. Let the Kinnect do more of the work. Material costs in frame as mentioned before. Different screen. Not knowing what the costs are, but maybe something like the 500c or the 750c? I assume those are cheaper but I...
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    Watt Wagons Ultimate Commuter Pro

    Post #12 covers the use of Ti in the frame.
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    Best ebike on the market if money is no issue?

    Either a Rodriguez ePhinney Ridge Custom or a Watt Wagon.
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    Watt Wagons Ultimate Commuter Pro

    That all makes sense and you probably made the right choice given all those factors. Is there any information you can share about the water resistance/proofing? I'm up in the PNW where it rains a ton and it was one of the reasons I was heavily looking at waterproof products like the Luna Cycle...
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    Watt Wagons Ultimate Commuter Pro

    After finding out about this, I'm just shocked that a company actually built the exact same bike I specc'd out and was ready to build on my own. The only difference between your bike and the one I was about to build is the handle bar, frame, lights, and rear rack and the frame I had picked out...
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    Watt Wagons Ultimate Commuter Pro

    Whoops. Guess we can close this thread.
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    Watt Wagons Ultimate Commuter Pro

    Has anyone ever heard of this company or bike? This looks exactly like what I've been looking for. https://wattwagons.com/products/ultimate_commuter_pro
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    Pacer GT

    The US distributor is: LeGrand Crewse legrand@lectriccycles.com P 949-398-4617 www.lectriccycles.com
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    Juiced Bikes Introduces the New CrossCurrent S2

    Looks good, still waiting for a belt drive version of this or the X one day.
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    Goggles that fit over eyeglasses?

    I got prescription inserts to protective glasses that are impact resistant. (Link Removed - No Longer Exists)
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    In Seattle? Might want to join the Cascade Bicycle Club Ebike World Record Ride

    https://cascade.org/E-world-record-attempt Join us for the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ ride for most ebikes on a ride! Saturday, September 15, 2018 Magnuson Park, Lot E-5, Seattle WA Ebike World Record Ride: 2 p.m. Ebike Expo: 12 – 3 p.m. Be a part of history! Grab an ebike and join us...
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    Interbike @ Reno Tahoe

    https://www.bicycleretailer.com/north-america/2017/08/03/interbike-heads-reno-tahoe-2018-show
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    Belt Drives vs. Chain for Electric Bikes, Pros & Cons

    Supplemental link: https://www.rodbikes.com/articles/gates-belt-drive.html