"Thanks djm and Eric,
I have a dyno that I have been powering my lights off for years. I am building up a new bike this winter. I will be adding a USB charger to the dyno setup to charge GPS and phone. "
Wow what a fantastic opportunity. I love the self-supported aspect of this ride, but with no support allowed, logistics will be a challenge.
I hope you share your planning for this ride and riding goals, I'm sure others will be…"
"Oh, my. For endurance riding, choice of power source is a major consideration. Will you have a generator? Support to supply external power or replace batteries? Do you only need nav or want to display other inputs (e.g.:…"
"I rode the Hub City in August. It's not as flat as one would guess for northern Illinois but is a very nice route. Def not just corn and beans scenery. Can get a bit breezy out there! Feel free to contact me offline for more details."