OwnerDavid Roden
Owner's Other EV1991 Solectria Force
LocationAkron, Ohio US map
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Vehicle1979 General Engines ElectroPed
(OEM Electric)
MotorBosch Permanent Magnet DC
DrivetrainFriction puck to front wheel
on-off switch
BatteriesConcorde 1234, 12.00 Volt, Lead-Acid, AGM
System Voltage24 Volts
modified with homebrew charge controller
HeaterDown parka <g>
Top Speed15 MPH (24 KPH)
Seating Capacity1 adult
Curb Weight75 Pounds (34 Kilograms)
Tires2.00-16 Moped tires
Additional FeaturesFront drum brake and rear coaster brake. Headlight, taillight, brakelight. Breaks down to fit easily in a car
The ElectroPed is an electric moped, rather than an assisted bicycle like the Zap. The rider pedals to start off, then engages the one-speed motor drive with a hand lever. Pedaling is sometimes necessary on steep hills. I am considering putting this vehicle up for sale. Email me if interested.

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