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    Senior Member edwong3's Avatar
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    2010 Dahon Boardwalk Pedaling Efficiency

    Hi,

    Any of you own a single speed Dahon Boardwalk? How does it pedal? Does it feel that it freewheels well or is it sluggish?

    I know there is a degree of subjectivity in answering those questions but I'd like to get a general concensus of how efficient the single speed drivetrain of that bike is.

    Thanks in advance.

    By the way, have a...(The rest edited out)
    Last edited by edwong3; 07-03-10 at 02:04 PM. Reason: To keep the peace in the forum!
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    Quote Originally Posted by edwong3 View Post
    ...By the way, have a Happy 4th for those of us in the USA!...
    Riding a Moulton would probably change Washington's opinion about the Brits.

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    Senior Member edwong3's Avatar
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    By the way, have a...(The rest edited out)
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    Now maybe we can keep politics at a minimum and get straight answers to my original post.
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    Mine is a 2005, but it seems to pedal and freewheel fairly well. Flex in the handlebars/stem riser is the most noticeable problem.

    Lou
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    Nice little bike for the price. I had my own 2003 model since it was new. It served me well in that department.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Foldable Two View Post
    Flex in the handlebars/stem riser is the most noticeable problem.

    Lou
    (Tonight from Cooperstown, NY)
    Hey thanks for your insight! Do you think that Dahon has improved the stiffness of the handle post for the newest model?
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