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    Isn't a 28mph Bosch the drive we really want?

    Hi All - we are fortunate to have a new member on board - Chicagoland ebikes, who is a friend of the Bosch CEO of North America. He has been kind enough to pass on to the Bosch CEO what I consider the ultimate ebike mid drive specs - for the one that we REALLY all want. Not the neutered down...
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    Can Electric Bikes Be Safer than Normal Bikes?

    At least for responsible riders. I have had mine (an Izip Peak) now for over a month and I must say that I feel a LOT safer riding it on public roads than my non-electric bikes. Why? First, I can dart across intersections and roadways a lot quicker with the throttle assist. Ever get stuck in...
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    E-bike mirror - a good one!

    Hi All - just wanted to mention how pleased I am with the Mirrycle mountain bike mirror. It is made in the good ole USA and is of quality components. It is infinitely adjustable and has a great range of vision. It also folds out of the way for off-road use. Most bike mirrors vibrate or fall...
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    Peak Considerations

    Court and I tend to agree on the somewhat hidden merits of the Izip Peak electric mid drive mountain bike. Consider the following: The Peak is the only mountain bike that is classed as a high-speed pedelec in EBR's tests. It is rated (and warrantied) by Currie as a condition 3 hardtail - rated...
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    Peak and Dash Review

    Hi All - I have been getting a lot of great information from everyone on this forum, and want to share as well. I finally found a dealer with both in stock and took 4 back to back test rides (over 12 miles in all) so I feel that I can pretty much fill anyone in with information if they are...