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Old 08-01-2013, 01:42 PM   #1
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I have a friend that did something similar back in 2003. He builds custom downhill bikes. The only downside is the cost. Good MTB components will cost big $$$, so after a buying a motor, custom frame, and MTB parts - you could have just bought a nice dirtbike with a warranty.

But, I get it. Your own custom Motoped would be super sexy!

Edit: I just was looking at their website and they have a list of parts with pricing. Those prices are for cheap parts that will break the first time you make a good jump. Anyone that knows MTB parts knows what I'm saying. It's still a cool project though. Just unrealistic pricing.

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Old 08-01-2013, 02:38 PM   #15
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offroad moped. Not exactly ground breaking... but I guess that's cooler than street moped.
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I like it. Most things custom are cool. It is a bit of an investment with no chance of getting your money back. Sounds like most of my projects.
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Old 08-01-2013, 03:33 PM   #17
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I'd ride a moped if I could get away with riding it on the top of the around G. Bush park... that would cut my commute significantly. Though "no motor vehicles allowed", and I think I'd be pressing my luck.

Maybe an electric version (yes, I know they make them)
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Old 08-02-2013, 07:11 AM   #18
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cool concept...
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Old 08-03-2013, 06:04 PM   #19
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derbi and aprilia both investigated this....i posted 3 years ago or so...

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Old 08-03-2013, 06:12 PM   #20
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