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Old 08-27-2009, 07:18 AM
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Default Re: Friction motor on hills

Originally Posted by mifletz View Post
Can a friction motor cope with a steep hill?

If you wanted a friction motor for short distance steepish hills, which one would you recommend?
My 43cc Dimension Edge 43cc had no problem with hills. Poor mounting and wooden drive wheel was bug hassle though. And note that friction bikes go nowhere if the road is even slighty wet.
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