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Forum: Eastern Canada 09-17-13, 05:16 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 668
Posted By Loyal
NL Mountain Bike Video

Hey all . . .

I thought I would share a recent video of a MTB run that a few of us did a little while ago.

Hope you enjoy !


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XGxvUJ808ts
Forum: Electric Bikes 04-10-13, 04:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 553
Posted By Loyal
Here is the direct link so you can see the whole...

Here is the direct link so you can see the whole video.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vzbLFRIppLA
Forum: Electric Bikes 04-09-13, 04:15 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 553
Posted By Loyal
EVGlobal 36v SX restoration (with video)

Hey All . . .

I'm getting my EVG back on the road after years of collecting dust. This is probably going to be a three part video. The one below is general overview of the bike, clean-up and...
Forum: Electric Bikes 04-01-13, 04:35 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 532
Posted By Loyal
Nothing to do with the fuse. I found out that I...

Nothing to do with the fuse. I found out that I had to test the current (amps) while having it attached to a battery. Going to Vlog it and post the link for others.

And it works . . . yea !
Forum: Electric Bikes 03-31-13, 12:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 784
Posted By Loyal
We have an Interstate battery here locally (NL)...

We have an Interstate battery here locally (NL) however the options are limited for 6v and 12v batteries.

I found BatteryBuyer.com . . . more batteries but the shipping is bad.

Saskbattery have...
Forum: Electric Bikes 03-29-13, 03:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 784
Posted By Loyal
Thanks for the information and the link . . . it...

Thanks for the information and the link . . . it was an interesting read.

I never thought of battery usage in that manner. The stock EVGlobal 36v battery was 8amp (if memory serves), therefore it...
Forum: Electric Bikes 03-28-13, 04:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 532
Posted By Loyal
36v charger . . . is it working?

I'm getting my EVGlobal 36v sx back on the road. How can I tell if the charger is working.

The light comes on when I plug it in, however when I put a volt meter across the terminals I get...
Forum: Electric Bikes 03-28-13, 04:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 784
Posted By Loyal
Lawn Tractor Batteries

I bought by EVGlobal 36v sx in 2004, used it for a year and then covered it up in the garage until last weekend. I'm getting it back on the road.

I was at walmart an noticed 12v lawn tractor...
Forum: Mountain Biking 02-14-13, 06:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 300
Posted By Loyal
I have gone twice with some success. ...

I have gone twice with some success.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Th7a3Ja7wUA&list=PL3xH6AKVUIyhWn7swgL0fB69FUGMRRruN&index=18
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Forum: Mountain Biking 01-20-13, 04:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 300
Posted By Loyal
Winter off-road MTBing - hints and tips

I went to the winter cycling thread and most of the posts seem to be about road cycling in the winter. Not much on off-road riding.

I started XC this year and just love the sport. Its the first...
Forum: Mountain Biking 01-16-12, 06:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 751
Posted By Loyal
I don't have any particular bike in mind yet, I...

I don't have any particular bike in mind yet, I still scanning the advertisements. Good idea though . . . check the manufacturer's web site.

I like your broad stroke explanation . . . that will...
Forum: Mountain Biking 01-16-12, 05:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 751
Posted By Loyal
Mountain Bike Frame Geometry

Hey All . . .

I have been riding the pavement for a couple of years and now want to try off-road. I'm interested in XC. I'm doing my research . . . hardtail vs full, 29 vs 26 and new vs used.
...
Forum: Winter Cycling 11-15-09, 06:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 539
Posted By Loyal
LOL . . . hip and nerdy. Thanks for the link...

LOL . . . hip and nerdy.

Thanks for the link . . . great resource
Forum: Winter Cycling 10-14-09, 04:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 628
Posted By Loyal
Geeze . . . out here in the Atlantic people would...

Geeze . . . out here in the Atlantic people would be looking for $80-$100 for that. I don't $50 to to bad, but then again . . . I'm new at this.
Forum: Winter Cycling 10-07-09, 04:23 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,155
Posted By Loyal
My main goal for this year . . . my first time...

My main goal for this year . . . my first time winter riding is to get something relatively capable for under $50. I don't want to invest a whole pile of $$$ if I don't like it. As mentioned in an...
Forum: Winter Cycling 10-06-09, 01:49 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 962
Posted By Loyal
I'm takling about clips/straps. What are...

I'm takling about clips/straps.

What are power grips?
Forum: Winter Cycling 10-04-09, 05:49 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 962
Posted By Loyal
Toe Clip or Not to Toe Clip?

This is going to be my first winter beating around on the snow and ice.

What are your opinions on having toe clips?

One side of me says "good idea as it will stop my foot from slipping off...
Forum: Winter Cycling 10-01-09, 04:36 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,155
Posted By Loyal
I'm gonna be staying off the roads and stick to...

I'm gonna be staying off the roads and stick to the trails and ponds. I barely trust drivers around here during the summer. :-)

I picked up the bike from my co-worker and it is a CCM Pursuit that...
Forum: Winter Cycling 09-24-09, 04:51 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,160
Posted By Loyal
Well I just pick up my winter beater yesterday. ...

Well I just pick up my winter beater yesterday. Its an 8 yr old CCM that a co-worker bought at Canadian Tire. He used it 2-3 times. The little rubber things are still on the tires. This winter...
Forum: Winter Cycling 09-21-09, 05:52 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,155
Posted By Loyal
I think the tires are ok. Not planning on buying...

I think the tires are ok. Not planning on buying tires, but if I do I will indeed keep that in mind.
Forum: Winter Cycling 09-20-09, 12:13 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,155
Posted By Loyal
I actually mentioned my plans for winter cycling...

I actually mentioned my plans for winter cycling to the crowd at work and a coworker actually has a cheap bike that he will give me. He bought it a couple of years ago and used it twice. Now its...
Forum: Winter Cycling 09-13-09, 05:10 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,155
Posted By Loyal
Opinions on first winter bike

I just started cycling this year with a Specialized Sirrus Sport and I want to extend my riding season so Iím considering winter riding. The Sirrus will be stored during the winter and I want a...
Forum: Electric Bikes 03-16-01, 05:24 AM
Replies: 190
Views: 21,137
Posted By Loyal
Thanks jb . . . Where I am "new" to the bike...

Thanks jb . . .

Where I am "new" to the bike scene . . . my bike termonology is a little rough. I have had my Kuahara (sp) for almost 8 years and have only ridden it occasionally. Now that Judie...
Forum: Electric Bikes 03-15-01, 05:18 AM
Replies: 190
Views: 21,137
Posted By Loyal
junebride . . . the system that you use attaches...

junebride . . . the system that you use attaches to the rear hub . . . correct? Does it use friction to power the rear wheel or is there another sprocket added to the hub to which the motor is...
Forum: Electric Bikes 03-12-01, 05:23 AM
Replies: 190
Views: 21,137
Posted By Loyal
Th Honda Insight and Toyota Prius are the 2 "big"...

Th Honda Insight and Toyota Prius are the 2 "big" electric/hybrid vehicles on the market. The Honda is a 2+ while the Toyota seats 4. Here in Canada they are both $30K+.

I have noticed 3 e bike...
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