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  1. MaxPete liked Paul Sutton's post in the thread Got an open mind? Consider this..

    JRay77, you've really got me worried about state control now. What if all those electric beavers go down???

    Jan 20, 2021 at 8:29 AM
  2. MaxPete liked JRay77's post in the thread Got an open mind? Consider this..

    Servo motors, electric brakes and drives with parameters.....Do they need encoders? Fans and heat sinks. I/O boards. Seals everywhere...

    Jan 20, 2021 at 8:29 AM
  3. MaxPete liked Rasputin's post in the thread Got an open mind? Consider this..

    What would you do with all that time you would usually spend maintaining a bike with a proper engine? Can’t see the fun in just plugging...

    Jan 20, 2021 at 8:29 AM
  4. MaxPete replied to the thread Got an open mind? Consider this..

    Sh!t - now THAT is funny! ....and you old buggers beat me to it....:D

    Jan 19, 2021 at 9:52 PM
  5. MaxPete liked gggGary's post in the thread Got an open mind? Consider this..

    Aren't those usually advertised in the back of "men's" magazines?

    Jan 19, 2021 at 9:51 PM
  6. MaxPete liked GLJ's post in the thread Got an open mind? Consider this..

    Now you have my attention.:rolleyes:

    Jan 19, 2021 at 9:51 PM
  7. MaxPete liked Jim's post in the thread Got an open mind? Consider this..

    There's also an outfit out west testing an electric Beaver. [ATTACH]

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  8. MaxPete liked JRay77's post in the thread Got an open mind? Consider this..

    I just can't wrap my head around electric motorcycles. It's like "Van Halen" without Eddie. Peanut butter without jelly. Masturbation...

    Jan 19, 2021 at 9:51 PM
  9. MaxPete liked Jim's post in the thread Got an open mind? Consider this..

    Didn't get much notice because of worldly events, but last summer saw the worlds first certified electric airplane. [ATTACH]

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  10. MaxPete liked gggGary's post in the thread Got an open mind? Consider this..

    Jim there's a flying Electric 207 Caravan...

    Jan 19, 2021 at 9:50 PM
  11. MaxPete liked Jim's post in the thread Got an open mind? Consider this..

    Ever since the first wheel was made, people found ways to make it faster. Yeah... expect a whole cottage industry of go fast stuff.

    Jan 19, 2021 at 7:35 PM
  12. MaxPete liked GLJ's post in the thread Got an open mind? Consider this..

    Have to wonder if the aftermarket parts will be just "foo foo" parts or will their be some performance parts? More voltage = More power!

    Jan 19, 2021 at 7:35 PM
  13. MaxPete liked Jim's post in the thread Got an open mind? Consider this..

    Yeah.... with that in mind... yes, I'd buy one. I'd never get rid my XS and I've spent my lifetime working on recip engines, they're...

    Jan 19, 2021 at 7:34 PM
  14. MaxPete liked GLJ's post in the thread Got an open mind? Consider this..

    Back to Gary's original post. As of right now I have no use for a e-bike. I prefer my polluting IC 650 or BMr. That being said down the...

    Jan 19, 2021 at 7:34 PM
  15. MaxPete liked JRay77's post in the thread Got an open mind? Consider this..

    "Got an open mind, consider this..." I've said similar things to women. Like "Let's keep an open mind. Take a deep breathe and try to...

    Jan 19, 2021 at 7:34 PM
  16. MaxPete liked jetmechmarty's post in the thread Got an open mind? Consider this..

    Most of the gasoline has ethanol in it. We (the consumer) get about $0.30 per gallon subsidy on E10. I know corn is subsidized, but I...

    Jan 19, 2021 at 7:34 PM
  17. MaxPete liked ThatXS650Guy's post in the thread Got an open mind? Consider this..

    Yeah. It looks liker you are taking a bunch of blue-hairs to Bingo :laugh2::laugh2::laugh2:

    Jan 19, 2021 at 7:34 PM
  18. MaxPete liked gggGary's post in the thread Got an open mind? Consider this..

    You calling my MAGA van boring? :boxing: [ATTACH] :smoke::pimp:

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  19. MaxPete liked ThatXS650Guy's post in the thread Got an open mind? Consider this..

    Boy not me. I was a car guy way before I was a bike guy. My go-to ride is my classic Bronco. If not that I'm in my Triumph GT6 or 1965...

    Jan 19, 2021 at 7:33 PM
  20. MaxPete liked Jim's post in the thread Got an open mind? Consider this..

    I was thinking about coal and oil industries. I don't really know anything about corn.

    Jan 19, 2021 at 7:33 PM
  21. MaxPete liked jetmechmarty's post in the thread Got an open mind? Consider this..

    Are you including the corn industry within that? The GMO corn industry?

    Jan 19, 2021 at 7:33 PM
  22. MaxPete liked jetmechmarty's post in the thread Got an open mind? Consider this..

    My sentiments, exactly. If a car doesn't have a clutch pedal, it's just transportation. I'll never buy a toy that doesn't have an old...

    Jan 19, 2021 at 7:33 PM
  23. MaxPete liked Jim's post in the thread Got an open mind? Consider this..

    Well, without goin' too far down a rabbit hole, we still subsidize the fossil fuel industry to the tune of billions annually, so.......

    Jan 19, 2021 at 7:32 PM
  24. MaxPete liked Ratranger's post in the thread Got an open mind? Consider this..

    Yeah. I buy what will do the job the best, for the best price. Wife's car brand new was $17k, with 25k miles on it now over 4 years...

    Jan 19, 2021 at 7:32 PM