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Old 07-23-2016, 01:20 PM
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Default Re: direct drive an 18T fixie sprocket?

Originally Posted by Risonmor View Post
I have just finished my flying horse 66cc motor and put it on my Redlines 1st year fixed gear addition. No tensioner 10/18 motor side 46/18 pedal side. I start it up at 15 mph and assist it to 20....
Your experience matches my 3year old prediction.

Pedaling a bike up to 15-20mph after every stop sign or traffic slowdown sounds like a lot of work to go 30mph, when the stock kit will do that with a five foot pedal start.

But, whatevs. I'm not judging.
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