Thread: 50 MPH Club
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Old 10-03-2009, 06:07 PM
caprirs302 caprirs302 is offline
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Default Re: 50 MPH Club

Lol, its not that important!!!

I have a schwinn speedo from walmart. I have not checked it with a car, so it may have been off a bit on 50, but I will GUARANTEE that I hit 40 on a flat. I ride with traffic on almost every ride on a busy road that has a speed limit of 35, and most people drive 40+. I take off faster than all of the cars that are driving normally, and I can take the lane because I match their legal speed with no problem ( I could use a bit more acceleration between 20 and 35, and long uphills aren't nice either)

FYI, I have a schwinn Ranger mountain bike, with a 68cc motor and a jackshaft shift kit.

Again, its not as important to me as it seems to be to you, I was just sharing. But if you want to feel what I feel, you go get yourself a schwinn ranger with a 68cc motor and a shift kit too!