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Forum: Electric Bikes 03-05-15, 10:05 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,238
Posted By Ypedal
I can fix you up...

I can fix you up...
Forum: Electric Bikes 11-24-14, 11:17 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,372
Posted By Ypedal
Since 2009 Endless-sphere.com ? View topic -...

Since 2009

Endless-sphere.com ? View topic - Copenhagen wheel (http://endless-sphere.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=14717)
Forum: Electric Bikes 11-07-14, 11:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,444
Posted By Ypedal
Igoelectric or Tornado or Rmartin.. all various...

Igoelectric or Tornado or Rmartin.. all various names they go by... pretty good hill climbers with the mid drive setup, weakest link is the one way bearing at the cranks, if it's got a new battery...
Forum: Electric Bikes 11-07-14, 11:17 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 766
Posted By Ypedal
Sounds like the BMS is shutting down the pack,...

Sounds like the BMS is shutting down the pack, when you hook up the charger it resets the discharge side but the reason the BMS has not been fixed so it will trip again shortly ( usually under load,...
Forum: Electric Bikes 08-08-14, 12:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 955
Posted By Ypedal
Quality brand name cells will tend to be very...

Quality brand name cells will tend to be very consistent and work well together in a pack, while lesser cells can vary quite a bit and it's hit and miss ( they work fine individually, like in...
Forum: Electric Bikes 07-24-14, 07:14 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,226
Posted By Ypedal
Controllers are not rated in Amp Hour ..... and...

Controllers are not rated in Amp Hour ..... and your graph is just as ridiculous.
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 06-15-14, 07:32 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 407
Posted By Ypedal
Thank you !!! I wish i thought of asking...

Thank you !!!

I wish i thought of asking here before taking the darn thing apart.. a few times over...

Now to deal with this front brake issue.. ie : there are none.:wtf:
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 06-13-14, 05:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 407
Posted By Ypedal
Sram S7 IGH ratchet / freewheel sounds after 4th gear

Hi guys... hoping some of you know about these darn geared hubs...... all new to me.

I spent a few hours watching video's on youtube and read the manual a bunch of times over... but no luck...
Forum: Electric Bikes 06-09-14, 06:07 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,181
Posted By Ypedal
Take a look at Pedego City Commuter, i got my...

Take a look at Pedego City Commuter, i got my hands on one not too long ago to work on. :

Untitled Document (http://ypedal.com/blog/Blog4-20130809.htm)

700C wheels and large frame are nice for...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 06-07-14, 02:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 374
Posted By Ypedal
The fork on this thing is weird, distance from...

The fork on this thing is weird, distance from rim to bottom crown ( dual crown tubes ) is way long..
. 385709

Trying to find something like this :
Clamp on Brake Mounts for Rebate Forks Only |...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 06-06-14, 01:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 374
Posted By Ypedal
Bolt on brake solution ?

Hi everyone.

I have a Miele Last Call ( this un-godly long cruiser .. ) has rear 7 speed geared hub with weak ( and i'm being nice here ) drum/coaster brake that is not enough for my needs.
...
Forum: Electric Bikes 04-14-14, 08:54 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 670
Posted By Ypedal
more like better QC, standardized assembly, and...

more like better QC, standardized assembly, and high costs.

i have an I-Go bike here with a samsung pack on it... OEM style.
Forum: Electric Bikes 03-26-14, 02:22 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,465
Posted By Ypedal
agreed. And a good pair of widest tires you...

agreed.

And a good pair of widest tires you can fit ( avoid soft rubber knobies )..

I like Holy Rollers by kenda ( best i've used for ebikes yet ) or equivalent.. k-rad is ok but wears fast....
Forum: Electric Bikes 03-26-14, 01:38 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,465
Posted By Ypedal
Yeah, that rear suspension and rack combo =...

Yeah, that rear suspension and rack combo = terrible handling even with a light battery on there ( and as noted above, the pivot point from the swingarm mounted rack is no good. )

regarding the...
Forum: Electric Bikes 03-23-14, 04:46 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,465
Posted By Ypedal
48v 8ah of Lipo would weigh about 2.2 Kg and...

48v 8ah of Lipo would weigh about 2.2 Kg and easily power your kit for 20+ km, and your bicycle will still pedal like a bicycle instead of a drunk rhino .
Forum: Electric Bikes 03-20-14, 08:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,914
Posted By Ypedal
Mid drive setups usually have freewheeling...

Mid drive setups usually have freewheeling cranks, meaning the chain does not move when pedaling in reverse. . so no.. your coaster brake will not work if you use the kit cranks.

There are some...
Forum: Electric Bikes 03-07-14, 07:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,795
Posted By Ypedal
http://www.endless-sphere.com/forums/viewtopic.php...

http://www.endless-sphere.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=28&t=50104

66 pages in that thread.. there are more.
Forum: Electric Bikes 03-06-14, 07:05 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,693
Posted By Ypedal
1000w at 36v is aprox 30 amps or less... most...

1000w at 36v is aprox 30 amps or less... most Direct Drive hub motors will handle this without any problems.... Geared motors vary.. the larger BMC/MAC/eZee sized geared units will hold up as long as...
Forum: Electric Bikes 03-05-14, 10:45 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 834
Posted By Ypedal
RC type LIPO is typically 4.20v~3.0v per cell...

RC type LIPO is typically 4.20v~3.0v per cell charged/drained ..

Lifepo4 cells are 3.65v~2.0v per cell ......

Lead acid 12v bricks ( 6x 2v cells in one brick ) generally sit at 12.8v charged...
Forum: Electric Bikes 03-05-14, 10:37 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,693
Posted By Ypedal
Without knowing EXACTLY what motor you are...

Without knowing EXACTLY what motor you are talking about.. all the discussion above is pointless.

Is it a geared motor ? . Direct Drive ?.. brand, model, rim size, rider weight... fill in those...
Forum: Manufacturer, Retailer, Survey and Consumer Feedback 02-18-14, 02:35 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,845
Posted By Ypedal
I recently got myslef a Norco BigFoot ...

I recently got myslef a Norco BigFoot
http://endless-sphere.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=6&t=57232

Have yet to electrify it, but it's happening, one way or another..

chvid is absolutely correct...
Forum: Electric Bikes 02-08-14, 04:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,071
Posted By Ypedal
if you go 48v, get a REAR wheel, not a front.

if you go 48v, get a REAR wheel, not a front.
Forum: Electric Bikes 01-30-14, 12:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 780
Posted By Ypedal
First thing is to check the voltage of the batter...

First thing is to check the voltage of the batter at the charge port, and the discharge port ( if they are separate ) and report back.

it could be a number of things (* BMS, bad cell, fuse,...
Forum: Electric Bikes 01-07-14, 02:20 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,226
Posted By Ypedal
That's great news ! Interesting story as...

That's great news !

Interesting story as well, fixed with a software update. ?!

curiosity question.. Does your bike have e-brakes ? and if it does, do they still work ?
Forum: Electric Bikes 01-02-14, 12:44 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 20,032
Posted By Ypedal
LMAO.... dude... edit to add : The makers of...

LMAO.... dude...

edit to add : The makers of the Stealth Bomber got most of their data from being members of ES... and Headcase batteries are far from the ideal battery solution.
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