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Old 07-23-2010, 11:44 AM
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Default Re: Why did I join this great Motorized Bicycle forum?

Originally Posted by BarelyAWake View Post
While I agree w/you somewhat fm2200, I gotta point out that the only "intention" of any hobby is to amuse the hobbyist & there's a world of difference between the quest for performance and riding like a fool... one doesn't inherently necessitate the other

Heck - 'round here it's mostly the folks w/no motor at all on their bicycles that risk "accidents and death (by) pushing for more speed"
I think it has something to do with where one lives and what he uses it for.

If you live in a way flat part of Texas and you need to drive 25 miles to work on a road with little traffic then one might want some speed.

If you live in W.V, you might just want a torque machine that will get you up the hills and real good brakes to get you down the hills because almost any bicycle, even one without a motor will go 50mph or faster in W.V. !

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