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The 2 stroke China Girl (HT) engines are very simple. If you want to learn to tinker with engines, its a great place to start.
-There are a few states with very restrictive laws on motorized bicycles. Most states are more motor bike friendly..
-To me, electric kits have one really big advantage - You can get away with riding sidewalks and multi-use paths on them (at reasonable speeds).
-I like steel beach cruisers when it comes to adding a gas engine. They are comfortable and absorb engine vibration well.
-Your Raleigh MTB is well suited to an e-bike kit.
-Electric bikes are more reliable than gas bikes. The gas powered bike really requires that you enjoy a little tinkering.
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