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Old 11-03-09, 06:03 AM   #1
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hi to all from raghav

hello everybody present
I am a student of Mechanical Engineering and would be participating in the ASME HPVC
I had joined this forum for technical guidance and information

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Old 11-03-09, 11:04 AM   #2
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Welcome to Bike Forums, Raghav. Have you designed human powered vehicles before?
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hi
sorry for not replying for so long. just had a busy week
no I have not built an HPV. This is going to be my first practical experience
we are planning to build a pivoting boom front wheel drive recumbent
I had read up on the net that there is a problem of wheel slip in FWD's
we calculated and realized that this should not be a problem on a level road
as I don't have any experience and am making this assumption out of theory
could you actually guide me about this from experience
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Welcome to the Forums.

You might get better answers if you posted this question in Recumbents subforum. They have experience if anyone around here. I hope you contribute too and share any findings you came across in your project.

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