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Old 04-01-2013, 08:43 AM   #81
Foot dragger
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Location: chico,just below rag dump(nor-cal)
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Originally Posted by Ricky Chuck View Post
Dman, that is a pretty interesting business model upon first glance...developing plug-in batteries that are swapped out at certain locations, and if you are on a trip you just pop in, arrange for the swap of your depleted battery with a full one, and go on. Would be a sizable infrastructure build, and I think it would be easier to spend maybe 5-15 minutes at a "pump" where your quick-chargable batt was filled up, but still, potential business models are out there.
Batteries running 2500.00 or what ever they cost would make this tricky I would think?

Has anybody figured out how to wheelie one of these things?
Going through the woods and creeks would be tricky if the ft tire wont leave the ground.
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