Electric Zero S Bike
steven at bixbys.net
Wed Mar 28 13:00:11 PDT 2012
Hey now, I'm a fan of Coke Zero!
Personally, I think the name is appropriate - zero emissions, etc,
etc. Of course, that sidesteps the whole issue of having a
significant amount of emissions & nasty chemical processes involved
in manufacturing such a machine, as well as the after-the-sale
emissions from the power plants which eventually provide the juice for
I'm into electric-motor powered devices - R/C aircraft, robotics, etc.
The instant-on power and full torque at idle is a bit intoxicating.
Surely youse guys have heard about the electric dragster KillaCycle
and other more recent machines? That monster rips off an easy
7-second quarter mile, in part to that massive amount of torque
available, even if it's only for a few seconds duration.
Like Charles sez... YMMV. Or YILMV (Your Interest Level May Vary).
On Wed, Mar 28, 2012 at 12:06 PM, Art Johnson <art-j at shaw.ca> wrote:
> Chas does have an aftermarket pipe, thankfully not as loud as a straight-pipe HD.
> On a GPz stocker, the wind noise at 120kph rules. Earplugs anyone?
> Zero, not a great name. Like Coke Z. GPz(ero) Must be DilbertMarketecture.
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