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Forum: Electric Bikes 05-26-14, 06:10 PM
Replies: 4
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Posted By kauaikit
It's amazing what you can learn in only a few...

It's amazing what you can learn in only a few years time! :-)

I'm now up to 17 EVG ebikes (8@36v, 6@24v, 3 mini's-1@24v & 2@36v).

The battery issue on the EVG 36v ebikes is easy. From Hobby...
Forum: Electric Bikes 01-12-14, 01:10 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,753
Posted By kauaikit
Tidalforce upgrades

GerhardtD….first off, attempt to purchase the TF ebikes. Then give NO time, money, or effort to use or charge the original 42v/8ah NiMH front battery hubs. Replace with a nice 26" disc brake setup,...
Forum: Electric Bikes 11-26-13, 07:52 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,753
Posted By kauaikit
It appears you have the non X version which is...

It appears you have the non X version which is limited to 19.5mph on turbo. LEVT in Idaho can update the rear hub software @ a cost around $250 to an X version, which will allow unlimited top speed....
Forum: Electric Bikes 11-26-13, 03:42 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,753
Posted By kauaikit
Tidalforce charger

Hey John....why not update your riding experience and loose the factory original 8 year old front NiMH battery hub, install a jumper in the dash (B battery) & purchase a lithium battery pack in the...
Forum: Electric Bikes 03-28-11, 02:09 AM
Replies: 283
Views: 38,138
Posted By kauaikit
So, you went & bought the $2K 1000w kit? Good...

So, you went & bought the $2K 1000w kit? Good man, let's have a report on it when you get it on your bike.

I bought another Tidalforce IO cruiser, except this one is a '04 "Police" version with...
Forum: Electric Bikes 02-28-11, 03:40 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,711
Posted By kauaikit
Maybe best if you keep your unsolicited opinions...

Maybe best if you keep your unsolicited opinions to yourself, as your talking out of your ******** ass....as you've NEVER ridden a TF or E+ bike @ 30+ mph.

Go troll somewhere else you loser.
Forum: Electric Bikes 02-25-11, 05:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 758
Posted By kauaikit
Here's a recent article on a hydrogen fuel celled...

Here's a recent article on a hydrogen fuel celled ebike. It's on a Pedego bike.

http://www.wired.com/gadgetlab/2010/10/electric-bike-runs-almost-on-water/

Looks promising.
Forum: Electric Bikes 02-24-11, 11:11 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,753
Posted By kauaikit
Got it...and yes, I agree. Though I used the term...

Got it...and yes, I agree. Though I used the term "corrosion" for the cell chemistry after 5 years.

I'll update you when I know more.

I'm also trying to buy "complete" NOS & used inventory from...
Forum: Electric Bikes 02-24-11, 10:16 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,753
Posted By kauaikit
CM.....I agree with you. The four TF bikes I'm...

CM.....I agree with you. The four TF bikes I'm trying to buy are in Washington State. I'm in contact with a middle man that's working with me. I too am only interested in an "X" hub, but will settle...
Forum: Electric Bikes 02-24-11, 01:26 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,753
Posted By kauaikit
Hey MC.....I'd like to see the "evidence" of this...

Hey MC.....I'd like to see the "evidence" of this 10% claim, though if you just did the "X" software upgrade by LEVT (Utah-$250 range) to your current TF bike, you will get a whopping 25-50%...
Forum: Electric Bikes 02-23-11, 09:33 PM
Replies: 283
Views: 38,138
Posted By kauaikit
Nice bike.....be better though if E+ could have...

Nice bike.....be better though if E+ could have figured a way to put lithium instead of the NiMH cells in the front hub, which would last a bit longer. It's my understanding that you can't use...
Forum: Electric Bikes 02-23-11, 09:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 758
Posted By kauaikit
Hydrogen Fuel Cell electric bike

So, what ever happened to these bikes.....I WANT ONE!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B_Whbb_hlPs&feature=related
Forum: Electric Bikes 02-23-11, 09:01 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,753
Posted By kauaikit
MC.....it's my understanding that the MILLIONS of...

MC.....it's my understanding that the MILLIONS of R&D that went into the original TF hub is superior to the E+ hub, which is why Matra paid for the Patent rights for their bikes & is using it still...
Forum: Electric Bikes 02-23-11, 03:01 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,753
Posted By kauaikit
Hello MC, my Northern Canadian...

Hello MC, my Northern Canadian friend.....brrrrrrr, the weather is cold for you & most of the upper American States of late. Though it's been sunny, but in the low 60's lately here in Southern...
Forum: Electric Bikes 02-23-11, 02:39 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,711
Posted By kauaikit
MC....a shame you've got a non X bike based on...

MC....a shame you've got a non X bike based on your silly Canadian laws, though you can send your hub & LEVT (Idaho), with a simple, but a $250 bill, software program change they can unlock your...
Forum: Electric Bikes 02-23-11, 01:45 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 6,786
Posted By kauaikit
Hey MC....maybe I can help answer your question...

Hey MC....maybe I can help answer your question as I now own three (3) Tidalforce bikes, with a forth IO cruiser (X police bike) on the way, & also own four (4) EV Global bikes (2-36V & 2-24V)...
Forum: Electric Bikes 02-21-11, 11:20 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,753
Posted By kauaikit
Two more Tidalforce ebikes added to the collection

Miro13car....just an update. I've just added a Black '05 Tidalforce IO cruiser with 10.5 original miles, and a Candy Apple Red Tidalforce S 750X 21spd with only 20.5 miles to the ebike collection!...
Forum: Introductions 02-21-11, 04:07 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 259
Posted By kauaikit
Just an update....I've since bought a Tidalforce...

Just an update....I've since bought a Tidalforce NOS (NewOldStock) '05 IO Cruiser & a TF NOS '05 S -750X. *****'n bikes, which are DEAD SILENT, though the IO cruiser is a non turbo & only goes...
Forum: Electric Bikes 02-16-11, 09:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 420
Posted By kauaikit
Hey Tom, what model TF you have, & what State are...

Hey Tom, what model TF you have, & what State are you located in?

Kit
kauaikit@earthlink.net
S.CA USA
Forum: Electric Bikes 01-30-11, 02:09 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,753
Posted By kauaikit
Update on New Tidalforce bikes

Hello miro13car.....an update. The '05 TF M750X is still DOA, as I'm not to excited, or eager, to ship the front/rear hubs with the dash to LEVT, as I don't want a $2K bill. Instead I've been on the...
Forum: Electric Bikes 01-14-11, 04:20 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,232
Posted By kauaikit
---------------- 1/14/11 Update....turns out...

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1/14/11 Update....turns out it works GREAT! It's a simple matter to unscrew the lower contact in the 24/36V bikes & attached a + & - wire from a "computer" plug, which plugs into...
Forum: Electric Bikes 12-02-10, 02:16 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,401
Posted By kauaikit
Hey CM....just bought a 2005 TF 750X, with the...

Hey CM....just bought a 2005 TF 750X, with the "B" battery option. So, what battery source are you using? Your NOT paying LEVT to rebuilt your ancient NiMH front hub are you?

Kit
S.CA USA
Forum: Electric Bikes 12-02-10, 02:07 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,578
Posted By kauaikit
The bikes were bought from Private parties that...

The bikes were bought from Private parties that never figured out where or who could replace the SLA batteries. So the bikes are like brand new & 100% stock & have been sitting. You think I paid to...
Forum: Electric Bikes 12-01-10, 04:54 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,232
Posted By kauaikit
Ultra Motors Europa ebike

It's nice to see the older EVGlobal bikes evolving into the newer lithium battery bikes.

Has, or does anyone know if the battery pack will work in the older 24/36v EVG bikes?

Sounds like a...
Forum: Electric Bikes 11-30-10, 07:50 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 68,152
Posted By kauaikit
Hello falconev....what's your solution to...

Hello falconev....what's your solution to replacing the 3 SLA batteries in a '00 EGV 36V Global bike? I'm assuming your putting, & wiring them in the same box/charger, with an added connector to...
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