The Glion Dolly foldable lightweight adult scooter was manufactured by Glion Scooters which is a private, as well as an independent company that was established in 2015. The company has its headquarters based in Holdrege, Nebraska. The company has a revenue of $5.2M and 76 employees.
- It takes 3.5 hours to fully charge
- Has a top speed of 15 mph
- It’s folded like a suitcase no need of carrying it around
- It’s able to stand up by itself
- Easy to store
Build and Design
The Glion Dolly is manufactured using 6061-T6 aluminum. It’s coated with powder so as to prevent it from corrosion. Glion has 8 inches tires fitted with honeycomb Interiors that were developed by the military. This design ensures that the tires will not go flat. The tire is designed in such a way that they’ll not need regular maintenance. The scooter weighs around 28 lbs. The Glion scooter is able to stand by itself without support. It also has a trolley handle that enables one to pull the scooter just like a suitcase when it’s folded. Glion Dolly also has a kickstand, a bright headlight, fenders, and a tail reflector. Glion can support weight up to 250 lbs.
The Glion breaking system is well secure and smooth. Glion has an anti-lock electronic brake which is put inside the rear hub motor.
Handlebars and controls
On the handlebar, the scooter is equipped with a battery indicator that enables the rider to monitor the battery’s life. It also has a bell meant for alerting pedestrians to give way. All handlebar controls are water resistant. The right-hand side of the handlebar, there is a twist-grip accelerator. While on the left-hand side, there is a twist-grip brake that enables the scooter to stop.
The Glion Dolly obtains its power from a 36V 7.8 Ah battery that’s made using the lithium ion. The battery can be recharged. Glion has a 250W hub motor that is brushless. The hub motor is found in the rear wheel. It takes 3-4 hours for the Glion battery to get fully charged. The battery is modified to have a charge and discharge cycle of more than 1000 cycles. This implies that the battery is able to last for about 3-5 years before any replacement can be done.
Range and Performance
Glion Dolly adult scooter is equipped with enough power provided by the 250W hub motor. This enables the scooter to reach up to 15mph. The acceleration provided by the scooter is relatively fast as well as smooth. Glion has neither gears nor chains which enables it to move silently and this gives it enough boost.
The scooter is said to have a maximum range of 15miles. This range can be achieved if the rider is not too heavy and rides along a flat and smooth surface. With a single charge, the machine is able to go for about 7-10 miles.
The Glion Dolly adult scooter can be folded and unfolded with ease. The scooter can be folded to a smaller size that is 36x8x12 inches.