Mountain biking is a form of extreme sport that demands more than average dexterity and strength. The sport is difficult and challenging but what you get is the feeling of literally having conquered the world. But whatever sweet satisfaction you may have, aren’t there times when you sigh and wish that only if the sport was not to tough on you? Well if you feel this way, then there is a solution to it. Try a motorized mountain bike.
With a motorized mountain bike you will experience similar thrills but you will get a little more help on the tough parts like moving up steep hills. And its very easy to make a motorized bike for yourself. Sounds impossible? But its true! You really can build a motorized bike.
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The first thing to know is that although possessing a motorized mountain bike will increase how much distant you can go and rougher terrain you can tackle, it would not mean doing nothing at all. So dont have the expectation of traveling more than what you already are familiar with.
Be prepared to buy a motor that already has a mounting kit, the expense of which can range between $500 and $800. Also you need an engine sized from 25cc to 49cc and some of the best manufacturers are Mitsubishi, Honda and Komatsu. If you get your bike from one of these manufacturers, you can expect nothing better, rest assured.
You will see several engines made particularly for bikes, enabling easy installation and navigation. Once the engine is placed, follow the installation procedures and you are ready. It will only take a few hours, so relax!
Where to Find One
Be certain that you look into every available option when you go in search of a motor for your bike. Meaning that you should make sure to scour not only all the stores in your locality, but also similar stores in cities around your area and then some more, in order to see what options those stores may have available. Check all the available options before making a purchase. This means going out to as many stores as possible within your vicinity and in your knowledge.
Also, online stores are another option these days. Reputable websites, like e-bay, give discounts. Take care when you purchase online and finish your homework because this may save you a lot of money when buying over the virtual counter. You will find a lot better prices on the internet than at your neighborhood brick and mortar store.