• Electric Folding Bike FAQ Q: Why would I use a folding electric bike over a regular folding bike? A: If you are using a folding bike to commute any distance that takes 20 minutes or more you are bound to sweat enough that you’ll need a shower when you get to work and back home. […]

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  • I now have a Brompton folding bike and can easily carry it in my car. I do not like to walk for more than 30 minutes at a slow pace. Most towns and cities I have visited in Europe will take a couple of hours to walk around and see everything. So, I got to […]

    Les Waller
  • I now have a Brompton folding bike and can easily carry it in my car. I do not like to walk for more than 30 minutes at a slow pace. Most towns and cities I have visited in Europe will take a couple of hours to walk around and see everything. So, I got to […]

    Les Waller
  • Here are some of the most common reasons bike riders use bike trailers: It’s often easier to cart around one bag off the bike rather than the complete suite of panniers. Bike trailers come in two main variations, those with two wheels and those with one wheel. Two Wheeled Trailers are better for around town […]

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  • Now that our daughter is married and loves to ride her bike I started to wonder how she could share the experience with her kids in the future. So, I started looking at ways she could bring her future kids with her when she goes out for a bike ride. I did not realize there […]

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  • What type of Pump do you need for a Road Bike? Even the world’s greatest tires lose air over time, so a big concern of mine was, “What Type of Pump do You Need for a Road Bike?” This is actually a two part answer. You need a good floor pump for home use and […]

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  • How to Choose Bike Tires for Folding Bikes? Having had experience with bikes in the past it is good to know the availability of tires and inner tubes before you need them. So, how to choose bike tires for folding bikes becomes an important question. First and foremost, check the tire size on your existing […]

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  • What is the Best Folding Bike Helmet? I have got the great Brompton folding bike for driving here and there and it packs up nice and small. However, I’ve got this big, clunking helmet that I am carrying with me into this small cafe. Are there any alternatives? Yes, there is a folding bike helmet! […]

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  • How to Take Folding Bikes on Buses There are plenty of times that I have ridden from our apartment to the downtown area and it is all downhill. The problem is that after walking downtown for several hours I am too tired to ride my bike all the way back up the hill. So the […]

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  •   The best way for me to tour the Rhine River would be to ride the train part way and ride my folding bike part way. So the question I have is, “Can You Bring a Folding Bike on a Train?” I have done some research and here is what I have found out about […]

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