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by Mr T
29 May 2019, 5:25pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: early Hope disc
Replies: 5
Views: 322

early Hope disc

Has anyone got one of these disc rotors in good condition they would like to sell? It is an early Hope disc.
This one has a crack in it at the top in the picture.
I didn't really want to buy a new caliper hub and disc and rebuild the wheel if I can just replace the rotor.
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by Mr T
29 May 2019, 4:39pm
Forum: Electric bikes
Topic: eBike Conversions - Go on, show us yours!
Replies: 58
Views: 5075

Re: eBike Conversions - Go on, show us yours!

Just fitted a Bafang Mid drive ti my tandem tricycle. We just need that extra bit of help with the hills. We are going to ride the Way of the Roses in a couple of weeks time so will be able to git it a good test. So far it is very good. We have been up couple of big hills with it and on reaching the...
by Mr T
28 May 2019, 8:01pm
Forum: Non-standard, Human Powered Vehicles
Topic: Should You Install E-Assist On Your Trike/Bike?
Replies: 31
Views: 6738

Re: Should You Install E-Assist On Your Trike/Bike?

I have recently fitted a motor to our tandem trike. Personally I don’t need one on a bike but we are both 71 and my wife struggles a lot on the tandem on the hills. We haven’t done a lot of riding with it yet, but the three hilly rides we have done have been far more pleasurable. We have only tuned ...
by Mr T
9 May 2017, 9:40pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Info please, re Italian 'Alan' aluminium road-bike framesets
Replies: 54
Views: 22643

Re: Info please, re Italian 'Alan' aluminium road-bike framesets

Going back to the first posts, I have two ALAN cross bikes. One dated 1995 the other 1997. The later one I bought as a frame New in January 98 for my 50th birthday. I have competed in local and national cross events on it every year since, and the three peaks cyclo cross 13 times, about 9 of them on...