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Old 04-13-2010, 12:12 AM
rockhopper rockhopper is offline
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Default Re: Poll: What is it?

Originally Posted by twowheeledfox View Post
I think it depends on the way you build them. If you just slap a China kit on a bicycle, it's bicycle with a motor.

If you work on the motor a bit, adjust things properly, have lights, mirrors, speedo, front suspension etc it's a moped, and if you have all of the above plus gears (like a SBP kit or a Lifan) than it's a homebuilt motorcycle.

My build will be the last when it's done, and the only relation to a bicycle will be frame and pedals (latter to keep it legal-ish without insurance and reg).
Is there really a Lifan motor option out there for a bicycle? Or did I misunderstand your post?

Last edited by rockhopper; 04-13-2010 at 12:16 AM.
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