moped

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    Ohio moped ( motorized bike) licenses

    Hi does anyone know the laws for a motorized bike i built in ohio? Do you know if i have to get it registered or if i can get it registered? And if so how? And what are the requirements to get it registered? If anyone can help I would appreciate thanks.
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    anyone in NJ?

    In NJ they consider motorized bicycles mopeds that requires registration and insurance. I called the NJMVC twice and got 2 different answers. The first was that i have to register it as a moped and I was quickly rushed off the phone. So after an hour or two of research on how to register a...
  3. C

    Pulled over in NC

    Well, looks like my days of riding my bikes around town may be over, at least for now. I certainly knew they were numbered from the start. Finally got pulled over today on my 66cc OCC Stingray. .shft. I was about 100 feet from my house and had been riding for about 20 seconds and looked behind...
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    Dayton Ohio

    Greetings, Rashid here in Dayton Ohio. I saw interesting ideas here so I'm here to learn and dialogue. I'm a moped/minibike rider and have been in the world of small displacement bikes for a while. Looking forward to sharing and learning. PEACE.trk
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    Moped/Mofa Laws/Regulations in Germany

    Hi, I hold an american drivers licence and I am moving to Berlin. Before I move I am installing a motor kit into my bicycle. I have a few questions regarding laws to ride it in public roads. 1) Should I get a 50 cc or 80 cc? 2) Since I have a drivers licence already what else will I...
  6. 2door

    Another Fender Crash Story

    I'm not a newbie. I've been around for a while and those who know me know that I'm sort of a stickler for safety and a little anal retentive about some things like fenders. You've heard me and others preach about the hazards of running fenders on a motorized bike. I do use fenders, front and...
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    Northeast Moped Racing

    Hello, Just in case you guys didn't know, there's a racing league in upstate new york for vintage mopeds. Last year was the inaugural season and it was a blast. This year we're hoping even more people show up! The reason I'm posting here is because I know that out on the west coast they have...
  8. J

    Northeast Moped Racing

    Hello, Just in case you guys didn't know, there's a racing league in upstate new york for vintage mopeds. Last year was the inaugural season and it was a blast. This year we're hoping even more people show up! The reason I'm posting here is because I know that out on the west coast they...
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    Utah Confusion

    I have been researching this past week on what is legal for me to ride in Utah. Today I decided to write the DMV and make sure I can ride a "moped" as is defined here In response I got the following: 1. The definitions for registration are below. Keep in mind that local law...
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    RAW Motor Horsepower?

    All of the RAW motors say 5-6HP, when there are the same type of engine as the Skyhawk GT5 which is only listed as 2.5 HP. Is the RAW Engine really 5HP? The California Moped Registration requires that the engine be less than 2 Gross Brake Horsepower. If I get this engine will I be able to...
  11. anim8r

    Michigan: Assembled Vehicle, Moped, or Stealth Mode ??

    It seems that these are the 3 ways of dealing with the legality of your motorbike in Michigan. a) you can get an Assembled Vehicle title, which could apparently go into some weird areas of law & licensing b) you can go ahead & call it a moped, which I think might limit your top speed to 25...
  12. J

    Electric Bike Generator Issues

    Hello! I have a 1/8 hp motor that we were hoping to use as a generator. It is supposed to turn at 810 rpm when supplied with 230 V and 2.7 A. When we spun it at 810 rpm, we only got 4 V though. Are we doing something wrong or is the motor defective? Or does the motor not respond the same...
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    Puch Moped drumbrake Hubs

    Hubs sold, thanks