Does anyone have advice on cheap bikes that makes good e bike conversions?
Does anyone have advice on cheap bikes that makes good e bike conversions? I would like to get a bike that I can put a rear hub motor on. It would really save the budget if I could get one from yard sale or a Walmart. I am a little concern on brands, the bike I have now I canít use because the way my derailleur is placed on my bike. So I am looking for advice if anybody has to any offer. Thanks
Watching and waiting.
Your first consideration should be does the bike fit you? I'm 6'2" and walmart bikes are too small. if I was 5'9"-5'11" A Hardtail MTB would have worked. A Full Suspension MTB bike would be nice but battery mounting becomes an engineering exercise in and of itself. I'd stay with a 26" MTB bike. I went with a Giant Sedona in large size. Sometimes I wish I'd went with the XL.
EMoto, http://www.emotoev.com/products/ makes
decent ready to go stuff, why bother with a bad, dangerous, conversion?