Arto Joutsimäki and two friends started their German tour with a Arcus velomobile and two trikes yesterday. They are retracing the bicycle tour Finnish photographer I. K. Inha did in 1886. I went to Ratzeburg to accompany them on their … Continue reading
Posted in Cycling, Recumbent Trike, Travel, Velomobile
Tagged Arcus, Arto Joutsimäki, Azub Tricon, Blue ICE, cycling, fairing, HPV Scorpion, ICE trikes, recumbent trike, tour, travel, velomobil, velomobile, velomobile fairing, velomobile shell
If you had a look at the web links on the right side, you might found the link to John Hawks blog. I’m following his blog for a couple of years now and greatly enjoyed his online course ‘Human Evolution … Continue reading
Climate change ain’t no Chinese hoax, guys.
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Once upon a time, Ortlieb sold a waterproof shoulder bag that can be converted to rather perfect recumbent bike rear panniers with little effort and cost. Once converted, the X-Press panniers provide a lighter, bigger and maybe a bit less … Continue reading
Tagged bag, cycling, DIY, messenger bag, Ortlieb, Ortlieb X-Press, Ortlieb XPress, pannier, panniers, QL-1, Quick Lock, Quick Lock-1, recumbent, shoulder bag, waterproof, X-Press, XPress
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Today I made a little test tour to Lübeck. 69 km to have some ice cream at the Holstentor. 162 km in total at a 25.4 km/h average. Total consumption was 1300 Wh plus change or 7.9 Wh/km. Still had … Continue reading
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ICE Trikes created a real beast of a trike (they did a Monster once), the White ICE Cycle. Images: ICE Trikes Based on the ICE Sprint frame they custom designed a big wheeled trike for Maria Leigerstam’s attempt to be … Continue reading
Tagged Antarctic expedition trike, Antarctica, big front wheels, big wheels, Expedition, ICE Sprint, ICE trikes, Maria Leigerstam, recumbent, recumbent trike, South Pole, tadpole trike, travel, trike, White ICE Cycle
Yesterday I happily stumbled across the free charging station of SenerTec in Lauenburg right at the point where my battery’s hit half empty and I had to decide what to do next. Go back home the same way or continue … Continue reading
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Looks like Australian Evolve trikes is finally ready to start producing their unique folding trikes beginning with the compact 16″ wheel model. Later on it’s planned to release a 20″ wheel model with rear suspension as well. Thats what I … Continue reading
Tagged 16" wheel, 16" wheels, commuter trike, e2, Edge Recumbents, Edge Recumbents e2, Evolve trikes, folding trike, recumbent, recumbent trike, small, suitcase trike, tadpole trike, travel, travel trike, trike, Video
At the Endless Sphere ebike forum French User evelorution posted his pretty sophisticated but relatively easy to use online Electric bike trip simulator based on Google Maps. Very cool that he included recumbent two wheelers and recumbent trikes to the … Continue reading
Posted in Cycling, ebike, Recumbent Trike, Technical Stuff, Travel
Tagged Bicycle Speed and Power Calculator, cycling, e-bike, e-trike, ebike, Ebike range simulator, Electric bike trip simulator, etrike, Hub Motor and Ebike Simulator, recumbent trike, travel