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The thing about speed and gears, in my opinion, is more related to pedal cadence. Staying in 8th to see "how fast you can go" is useless and can cause joint issues if you are pushing hard at a low cadence.
Instead, find your preferred cadence and s…
I think the RAT and the EVO are the two great ideas of the last few years from TT. That, and the improved seat bar fronts so they don't poke us bigger folks - the seats that are only on the GT right now, I think.
I often wonder about summer training for Alaska dog sled teams. Hook the end of the line to the front of a trike and let em go for it . . . . I bet that trike would see speeds no rider could ever match!
I've actually read fairly recently that it is the wheels that have a lot to do with capacity. Specifically, the number of spokes. So, for example, a 36 spoke wheel will support much more than a 28 spoke wheel, etc.
I've also heard it said that th…
Also, if the tires are wearing or nearly "coming off" on turns - check the wheel alignment. They say to sit in it and have the distance between the tires measured, once in front of the tires and once in back. With weight on the trike, you should see…