Folding electric bicycle : 12 inch or 14 inch wheels ?

Folding electric bicycle : 12 inch or 14 inch wheels ?

Folding electric bicycles can be found ranging from 12 inch to 16 inch in wheel size.Then how much inch wheels should you buy for folding electric bicycle ?

foldable electric bicycle picture in folding status

To start off with, there are the super compact folding electric bicycle with 12 inch wheel size. These are the smallest folding electric bicycles and are super easy to carry and store. The small size of the wheels means that you or the motor ( as the folding electric bicycle can be operate in three model: mechanical mode which is totally like a folding bicycle without any battery, electric mode working like a electric scooter, and self electric mode help you to climbing up ) would have to put more effort to over the same distance compared to a 16 inch folding electric bicycles,but you will feel easily when climbing up and the 12 inch mini folding e bike makes it more energy saving.Also, with a 12 inch folding electric bicycle, it is more flexible turning left or right but you would feel bumps on the road more easily compared with 16 inch folding electric bicycles.

The 16 inch wheel sized folding electric bicycle,you can have a faster speed, although a bit more electricity consumption.They break down less often, they are super comfortable to ride on, and it is a bit difficult for storage. This beats the purpose of a folding electric bike as folding electric bikes are built to be carried around easily.

So actually, Knight folding electric bicycles mainly provide 12 inch or 14 inch wheel size, for other size, you need to order in advance and wait for 10-15 days to have your wholly customized folding electric bicycle.

Avoid mistakes when buy folding electric bicycle

Mistakes you should avoid when buy folding electric bicycle

In our daily lives, many people have the wrong understanding of folding electric bicycle,we would to talk about folding electric bicycle again and hope consumer would avoid these mistakes when purchasing.

Knight folding electric bicycle 2017

Mistake 1: Buy folding electric bicycle means you are lack of money

Many people think that bicycles are travel equipment for poor , which also led to a number of folding electric bicycle is also associated with people this impression of cheap product. In fact, many developed countries in Europe and United States, bicycles, smart balance wheel and other travel equipment, is essential for each family, mainly for daily short trips, weekend leisure ride, etc., for them, this is a way of life , Rather than cheap means of life.

Mistake 2: The more expensive the better folding electric bicycle is

Regardless of the price level of electric folding bicycle, each model has its own characteristics, and thus also has its own end users, not the more expensive the better. When buying a electric folding bicycle, you should first consider what is your main needs for purchasing:
For leisure ride, or travel?
For daily use, how many driving mileage do you need?
Will other family members or friends use this folding electric bicycle too?
I want to explain for the last question because if there are other people using it, then we must consider our own needs and others, so we can select the most suitable folding electric bike. In response to this question, Knight folding electric bicycle has also made the corresponding solution, customer can adjust height of the handle bar and chair ensure that the user riding with most comfort.

Mistake 3: The smallest folding size the better

During the design of folding structure, not only consider how to fold the electric bicycle to the minimum size, but also need to consider is it difficult for folding, whether it takes too much effort, repeated folding operations will affect the stability of frame or not . A good folding electric bicycle shold be easy to operate without too much effort, and repeated folding will not cause surface paint get off , folding structure loosen and other issues, as long as with careful maintenance, you can use it for a long time.

Mistake 4: The lighter the better

Folding structure is designed to be portable easily, so many riders think the lighter a folding electric bicycle the better it is. In fact, this is not absolute. Bicycle weight mainly affected by the frame materials.Currently,the main material for the bicycle frame are: steel, aluminum alloy, carbon fiber etc.Carbon fiber is the lightest and most expensive, people familiar with the four wheel drive vehicles should know that how expensive a carbon fiber made part is, and if a folding electric bicycle made of carbon fiber entirely,this kind of folding electric bicycle price can be bear by only few people.Common folding electric bicycle frame made of aluminum alloy which ensures a long life time, strong enough and rust free.

However, you need to consider many points while purchasing a folding electric bicycle, of course, if you can have a testing riding, it will be better.

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