@ellotheth Looks like a decent effective frame to mount a generator so exercise need not be wasted.
@AskChip This is totally a thing people have done: https://www.popularmechanics.com/technology/gadgets/how-to/a10245/pedal-power-how-to-build-a-bike-generator-16627209/. Mine is a "smart" trainer and I don't have a regular power meter for my bike, so I think I'd need some additional investment if I want a generator AND all my training metrics.
@ellotheth I repaired the power converter for a professional class exercise bike once. It had readouts to display miles and watts generated. However, for all the bells and whistles, it fed the power to a huge resistor and dissipated that generated energy as heat.
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