Did you have to upgrade to stronger spokes with your setup? That was my main consideration for using the shaft kit. The stock spokes seem a little spindly.
Here's a link to a build very similar (but even more spartan) to your setup that I like. I hope it shows up. loady gets lazy - ADVrider
It's not that I mind pedaling. This is for a 72 year old man who doesn't always like pedaling.
Thanks for the info.