Re: New to forum; new build; couple of questions
A little mechanical (chain) noise is to be expected. You're correct that the drive train of a motorized bike will not be as quiet as a factory, single speed cruiser. It's just the nature of the beast.
Go fire that puppy up and enjoy. Ride safe, have fun. Let us know how things go.
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