Re: WOW ! I thought I was on my own...
Originally Posted by happycheapskate
Yeah, I did drill my frame, because it's a thick steel beach cruiser, but it was an all-or-nothing deal, and I didn't really like it. (drill it wrong and your bike is trashed).
I didn't know at the time that there was a $10-20 bolt-on adapter for that. Someone here will probably give you the link. Don't drill it! Especially if it's aluminum.
You mean this link? Motorized Bicycle OVERSIZED TUBING solved
It covers darned near all the possible mounting options that do not involve making extra holes in the frame.
The there is the SBP variety if you want to just buy a pre-made one.
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