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Old 05-08-09, 06:56 PM   #176
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Old 05-08-09, 07:06 PM   #177
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Here is my e-assisted bike:
The battery is in the black bag on the front rack,the motor is hiding behind the front panniers.
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Old 05-09-09, 08:00 AM   #178
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Here is my e-assisted bike:
The battery is in the black bag on the front rack,the motor is hiding behind the front panniers.
Nice!!!

Looks like you can carry alot!

Did it take alot to get used to the longer frame??
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Old 05-11-09, 04:07 AM   #179
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Thank you,
It didn't take as much getting used to as my wife's Day 6 did/does.
We have had the Day 6 since about the second week of March, I still am not used to it.
The steering on the Day 6 feels a little weird. I am not sure that I am ever going to get used to it
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Old 05-18-09, 04:16 AM   #180
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I've been useing my Schwinn E. Scooter..the new Battery's are A-OK..I have created multiple FUSE(locations)and one day I was out in the City-area and a FUSE did BLOW--it was the BATT-separater FUSE(20-amp)..I snapped in a new one and off I went..
http://cid-734b8f2abb2a1c06.skydrive...se.aspx/Public
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You can check my Photog--at the above Skydrive Acct.
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I re-assembled my scooter useing STP Oil Treatment--where ever a drop would go..
and its "coasting" abilty has increased(alot)..have a great week Folks'..
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Old 05-25-09, 09:23 PM   #181
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I like your bike.
Please tell us about your battery and motor.
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Old 05-25-09, 09:28 PM   #182
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I meant my above reply to follow Louispower's post dated 04-03-09.
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Old 05-27-09, 08:14 PM   #183
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Izip Express

This is near the top of Black Canyon, one of the steepest roads in California. Average grade of 8.6% over 1.9 miles with sections of sustained 18% incline, reportedly going up to 30%.

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Old 06-01-09, 02:50 AM   #184
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I meant my above reply to follow Louispower's post dated 04-03-09.
Hi Steven, we are a manufacturer of ebike kits in China, the battery is Lifepo4 36v/10ah and motor 36v/250w rear wheel powered. Note you are in USA you could findour dealer in USA by gogle "worldwide electric bikes". Thanks.
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Old 06-01-09, 10:06 PM   #185
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A Montague Paratrooper/BionX PL-350 with a repainted battery box (and a few other bike components changed).
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Old 06-06-09, 05:24 AM   #186
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So nice Bike !

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Old 06-24-09, 09:13 PM   #187
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Rayben Motors 500W/48V/SLA kit ($350 all-in)
Trek 4900 mtn bike with slick tire on the back
tops out at 50km/hr on the flat. Range at 38km/hr is about 30 km

I call it my elecTrek. What a blast!

edit - well almost 3 yrs later, it is still going strong with only occasional use. but those above range estimates are a bit liberal
I've since put on a 20AH LiFePO4 and get much more consistent performance. But still gotta be careful pushing it past 20km

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Old 06-29-09, 03:21 AM   #188
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Smile June-09

End of June..still riding a little--getting ready to film the fireworks here(CT)..useing my Scooter for Camera Projects..hope to build a scooter from scratch later..1000-watts/48-volt/..have a happy summer/

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Old 07-05-09, 04:42 PM   #189
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Lithium MTB

48V MTB from http://www.falconev.com
with lithium frame batt pack
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Old 07-06-09, 09:41 AM   #190
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Cool Li-Ion Batt Pack

I've looked at Lithium-ion Battery's and really can't afford them..
I've been able to find a Batt Pack for 300-400 dollars(USD)..but realibility has been in question..
I stayed with the maintanance FREE..SLA..Glass Mat-technology..
Right now I'm useing Interstate batteries that are really meant for a Computer back-UP system..UPS/
2 x 12volt..
18-amp each..and looking further..so far think that 20-amps is really TOPS..for my 24volt System..
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There is a Electric Bike that uses 34-amp batteries..
That would be the e-GO../
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The 18-amp batteries work very nicely..
But the Panasonic 15-amp battereis that were delivered with the Schwnn S-750 even out perform
the Interstate Batteries..my next batteries will be 20-amp..I'll try a differant series battery--but the battery POSTS are very important..
Funny how the Panasonic Batteries had SPADE-Connectors..
The Interstate Batteries have your standard Lead--Post/like a motorcycle battery..
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Maybe the size of POST-sunk into the battery maintains some point about the Regulated--Valve--
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Well..its gonna' be years for sure..
I'm useing my scooter for community travel(photo projects)..
I missed the Fireworks becasue I thought RAIN or Thunder/Lightning..
Stayed home--//
Have a great summer..waiting for the summer sun here in Connecticut..I need to drop some pounds..
Just staying inside..Mark M
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Old 07-08-09, 10:09 AM   #191
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bikes photo from US customers

Hi here are some photos from our US customer with fusinmotors ebike kit installed , looks really nice! he calls it "electric horse"






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Old 07-09-09, 12:05 PM   #192
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Howdy all! GREAT thread. Some really impressive builds here.

Thought I'd post a few I've done:











And, a REALLY nice build by a customer:



I'll look forward to seeing more pix from you all!
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Old 07-09-09, 11:57 PM   #193
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My first ebike, Currie Mongoose Retro Cruiser, cheap, but modified later to to 25mph on the flats.
It is history now, it no longer exists. Onward, upward, submarine, boating: that's my present ebike project.


December, 2006; I don't miss this got-my-feet-wet bike, not much. But, handsome, masculine? You be the judge?
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Old 07-10-09, 07:47 AM   #194
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But, handsome, masculine? You be the judge?
I got a kick out of your thread @ 'the other place' - you've certainly managed to bring your own thing to your projects, which is very cool.

I have to ask re: the ThudBuster - does the saddle level out with the riders weight on it, or do you just prefer the inclined position?
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Old 07-10-09, 01:24 PM   #195
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National Relacle - Electric Tricycle

My 1st Electric Tricycle - National Relacle - Nexus 3-Speed, Stainless Basket, Stainless Steel Rims / Spokes, and Umbrella Holder. (Sancycles Collection)

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With umbrella mounted

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Old 07-13-09, 11:10 AM   #196
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Electric KMX

Here's my baby:



10,000 watts, 1.1 kWh Lithium Manganese battery, 56 mph top speed.
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Old 07-17-09, 12:02 PM   #197
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Here's my new ebike:







-Fibreglass shell holding four 12V 10Ah SLA's, giving 48V
-36V 500W Goldenmotor
-48V 600W 28A ecrazyman controller
-Watts Up meter
-Top speed of 42km/h with range of 25km using full throttle
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Old 07-20-09, 02:12 AM   #198
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There are laws for these vehicles/check with your DMV.
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Old 07-21-09, 02:59 PM   #199
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love the fiberglass. is it heavy? and is there a lot of rumbling when riding?
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Old 07-21-09, 03:16 PM   #200
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that is a very good fiberglass job

i've only made myself a custom frame bag for the same purpose.
perhaps i should invest some time, and make a fiberglass shell instead
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