Electric Bikes

Why Go Electric With A Powabyke?

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Why Go Electric With A Powabyke?

With 20 years experience the Electric Powabyke range has evolved from the early pioneering days of heavy lead-acid batteries and cumbersome steel frames into producing advanced lightweight nimble alloy frames with powerful Lithium Battery technology. In 2013 Powabyke celebrated its 15th anniversary! We love to work with the passionate UK suppliers, we have chosen to offer their range of folding electric bikes  The F100 Range comes in 4 colours, white, black, blue and charcoal. The Powabyke F100, the lightest folding electric bike in the Powabyke range weighing in at just 17kg. Ideal for users where space is at a premium, commuters,...

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How do Electric Bikes work?

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How do Electric Bikes work?

An Electric bike is just a bicycle with all the same components as any other, with the added advantage of the electric motor. There are 2 main components to the Electric element of e-bikes and they are the battery and the motor. Forget the motor for a minute when selecting your new electric bike and think about all the same things you would consider when buying a normal bike, what riding style are you comfortable with?  What type of bike, Mountain bike, Road & City, Folding Compact, Step over or step through, etc. Battery - Simply dictates how far you can go....

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Why Buy a RooDog Electric Bike?

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Why Buy a RooDog Electric Bike?

Why did we choose to work with RooDog Electric Bikes? Our first reason was the top class customer service this company offers, we believe that customer satisfaction is at the heart of what they do! Roodog Ltd was Established in January 2013 and is a family run business. Based near the beautiful seaside town of Hornsea, in East Yorkshire.  RooDog continuously carries out research and development into the requirements of the UK electric bicycle market. Helping them to consistently deliver an innovative, high quality, value for money electric bikes. All of their products are CE approved, and all tested to EN15194...

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Top 6 Reasons To Buy an Electric Bike!

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Top 6 Reasons To Buy an Electric Bike!

Top 6 Reasons To Buy an Electric Bike!   1 - Build your confidence in your fitness and ability. If you have ever felt that you would like to cycle more but haven't taken the plunge, having a bit of battery assistance could help you get started. 2 - The batteries recharge for pennies. The normal charge time for the battery is 3-5 hours depending on the manufacturer and uses very little power. Which is great for the environment!3 - They're great for dealing with hills! E-bikes really come into their own when it comes to tackling climbs. Usually fitted with a variety...

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What are the health benefits of electric bikes?

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What are the health benefits of electric bikes?

Electric bikes make cycling possible for a much wider range of people, by providing assistance up hills, with loads, over longer distances, they make it possible for less fit people to cycle greater distances and improve their fitness. For people who love the outdoor lifestyle but with physical restrictions such as bad knees, an electric bike would be a great solution. Did you know that you can use an electric bike to get fit? An electric bike allows you to exercise without putting excessive strain on your joints and muscles so that you can safely build your strength and fitness, even...

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