Originally Posted by essah
I just installed my first friction drive, I've pumped the tires, checked everything else, but I cannot get this bike to reach top speeds for nothing. I am using a clutch from this kit as my throttle. It spins the roller pretty fast but could this be reducing my speed, or something. I'm trying not to have to buy the lever style throttle from offline
You should start a new thread for your question. It would also be good to give more information on what the motor is and pictures are always a big help. Is this home made, a kit, what?