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Yes, Dan, I had the darnedest luck with friction drive.
I ran friction bikes for years, before switching to chain drive.
He's a horrible ranter/writer.
Half the time, I can't figure out what he's saying.
I really feel sorry for your 6 kids and their mother.
Here you are, spending money, time and energy that should be invested in your family....
History is repeating itself.
Of the tens of thousands of members on the two forums I've encountered throughout the many years, you take the cake...
MY life is more like Gladys Knight's
"Best Thing That Ever Happened To Me".
and I am truly grateful:)
I think one of my best breaks in life was...
From what you've described, your life must suck.
I feel for you.
I like it when people are happy and not hurting anyone else.
Believe it or...
I have absolutely no idea what you just said:(
If you ask me, NO CLUTCH will work if set up on the jackshaft.
Think about it. Rpms are LOST when you lower the gear ratio. If you have a...
Yes, Google is excellent.
It's you that's the problem.
You can't interpret the correct answers Google gives you....
or you're giving Google the...
YOUR QUOTE-"Although I'm still in track with my original speed wanted 32.86 I did some reading if I repeat I lose top speed.
So by race standards...
You should've paid more attention in school.....seriously.
The "calcs" for pulleys can be inches or mms on any calculator.
If you look...
BTW, there's nothing wrong with the calculator.
You need to know how to use it.
Besides, I guess you don't realize that applying
the gear ratio...
Gear ratios backwards?
I'm sorry. My bad.
So install the 15" sheave on the crank and the 3.2" pulley on the rear wheel.
Penny wise and pound foolish describes you.
A grooved shaft and pulleys won't cost much online.
Use large steel washers welded onto a flat plate...
You can get by with basic hand tools.
Stay away from Chinese engines, in your case.
Don't expect tem to last a year, and you won't be...
Chinese-made kit or Japanese engine with Staton, Golden Eagle or other kits, yes, rolling in 10 hours or less.
I don't think it's wise to build your first bike with a $1,000.00 engine.