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Best of BionX 2012

January 12, 2013

Well, the 2012 year has come to an end, not without producing some pretty exciting new BionX bike conversions.  Here are a few of my favorites: 1)  The Tern Link D8 BionX Bike On its own, the Tern Link D8 is a very impressive folding bike.   8 gears, nice hinges, small folding size, and […]

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BionX Bike Share?

December 6, 2012

In November of 2010, BionX participated in a 4 week bike share trial in Sacramento California.  Partnering with Ecotron Systems, which was tasked with designing the e-bike docks, BionX donated a fleet of e-bikes to the Sacramento campus of the California Energy Environmental Protection Agency to test a new bike share model, designed to make […]

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Gepida Reptila 1100 vs the BionX 48v Special Edition Kit–And the Winner is…

April 12, 2012

With the great opportunity to have both of these top-end E-bikes in my garage (thanks to NYCeWheels), I have had a chance to ride them both enough to get a feel for their good and bad qualities. To save you the trouble of scrolling to the bottom of the page to see which one I […]

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E-Brompton and BionX—Apples and Oranges

March 28, 2012

By Turbo Bob When the subject of this post came to light, the title came even quicker. Just like these two fruits are similar, they are so very different. And so it is with the E-Brompton and the BionX E-bike conversion kit. Both are good, good for you, and serve a very utilitarian purpose. Yet […]

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BionX, a Ground Based Flying Carpet

March 22, 2012

By Turbo Bob The closest thing you can get to flying on your bike is the addition of a BionX E-bike conversion kit. You’ll be gliding along effortlessly with the power and smoothness that normally only comes in a dream. I’ve lived this dream and you can too. NYCeWheels offers BionX kits in four different […]

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48V BionX kit – Easy E-Bike

June 18, 2011

Easy E-bike? Yes, that’s what the BionX electric bike kit offers, and it’s exactly what it delivers. If you can change a rim and tire, and make simple adjustments, you can convert your bike to an electric-assist powerhouse. That’s what I just did, and I’m loving it. Within hours of the two boxes arriving, I […]

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Electric Bikes make Cycling Accessible for (almost) Everyone!

November 5, 2010

The other day a cyclist I work with noticed the BionX PL-350 electric wheel on my bike, and told me I was “cheating.” That’s an unfortunate way to look at it – true, the BionX helps me a bit, but at least I’m riding a bike. In fact, it’s thanks to my BionX that I […]

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Beat the heat with the BionX electric bike kit

July 8, 2010

With this present early July heat wave beginning to feel more like the dog days of summer, you may be tempted to put off your outdoor exercise and park yourself inside your house in front of the air conditioner. But don’t! There is a better way to stay cool – beat the heat on an […]

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Cruising Connecticut with the BionX bike

June 28, 2010

Years ago, Connecticut’s towns and cities were well-served by numerous passenger and freight railroads.  As time went by, however, people showed a preference for the personal automobile, and the suburbs grew to accommodate the demand for new homes, offices and schools.  Meanwhile, manufacturers showed a clear preference for the faster delivery times offered by trucks […]

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