Remember high school math: Force = mass x acceleration.I'm sure I will not be breaking any speed records on 100 lb trike.
I've been brainstorming about a rear break now . I think I,ll pack aRemember high school math: Force = mass x acceleration.
Meaning, it takes as much braking power to stop a 100 lb. bike @ 5 mph, as a 50 lb. bike @ 10 mph, as a 25 lb. bike @ 20 mph.
I suggest brakes are the #1 safety device. (my $0.02)
I can't take credit for that one, I first saw how @léocwc did it and then made my own variation based on his idea. Here's a link to my thread. And here's a link to his original thread (scroll to the bottom).