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    Did you browse the web for info? I did quickly...

    Did you browse the web for info? I did quickly and got a number of hits including two YouTube installation videos. The first one at:
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uAODLiU2yzs

    Hope this helps.
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    Really hard to tell from that picture, but the...

    Really hard to tell from that picture, but the Nicom Prince and its namesakes have a plastic case with a bend in it like that. Here's a link to one of the models sold here in Canada.
    Emmo Urban
    ...
  3. Not 100% sure if this is the same bike, but...

    Not 100% sure if this is the same bike, but here's a manual which looks like it might be it.
    http://www.sunbicycles.com/manuals/ev3manual.pdf

    If so, it looks like it initially was 36V Lead Acid...
  4. You could contact Richard Nolan (in Oshawa)..see...

    You could contact Richard Nolan (in Oshawa)..see Kijiji ad at

    1000 WATT EBIKE KIT w/LITHIUM-ION BATTERIES | other | City of Toronto | Kijiji

    Richard imports some kits at a very good price...
  5. I can't tell from the picture but I didn't see...

    I can't tell from the picture but I didn't see any torque arm(s) nor are they shown in the list of items included. I think with 1000 watts on the front wheel, at least one and maybe one on each side...
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    The geared kit I have on my 700C front wheel. ...

    The geared kit I have on my 700C front wheel.

    http://www.e-bikekit.com/shop/products/Electric_Bike_Conversion_Kit_FRONT_Geared-137-4.html

    Works well for me. Mine is the previous generation and...
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    I agree that simple is good. However, I have a...

    I agree that simple is good. However, I have a geared front motor kit and always saw those e-brakes as a kind of emergency cut off switch(es) in the event that something went wacky with the throttle...
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    Sticky: Recognizing Battery Capacity as the Missing Link

    Interesting article from Battery University about measuring State of Charge (SoC) or remaining capacity for batteries or packs.

    An excerpt:

    Most users see the battery as an energy storage...
  9. New extremely portable fold-up bike - The Accordion

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    See the video at
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0ZcXcMvkDqg&feature=player_embedded

    and an episode of Dragons' Den last night where the owner was looking for funding....
  10. I have had good experience with my geared...

    I have had good experience with my geared front-wheel kit from:
    http://www.e-bikekit.com/

    Based out of Pennsylvania.

    They do sell kits with batteries included, but I purchased my battery...
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    Here is a review from electricbikereport.com ...

    Here is a review from electricbikereport.com
    http://electricbikereport.com/flykly-smart-wheel-easily-convert-your-bike-to-electric-video/

    According to the review:

    It is a 250 watt motor and...
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    See review from Pete at ElectricBikeReport.com ...

    See review from Pete at ElectricBikeReport.com

    http://electricbikereport.com/flykly-smart-wheel-easily-convert-your-bike-to-electric-video/
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    I agree..although I am guessing that might be a...

    I agree..although I am guessing that might be a little tricky to build (and pricey?). I too have a 3-speed IGH on a city cruiser bike (with a belt drive I might add). I put on a 350 watt geared front...
  14. Or if you don't trust yourself and really want to...

    Or if you don't trust yourself and really want to limit power you could buy one of these:
    Universal 3spd switch (works with *any* controller)

    I think it goes in along with the existing twist...
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    Charging two packs in parallel

    Soon I will have 2 LiFePO4 (48V) packs on one of my bikes with the discharge ports connected in parallel. One pack is 14ah and the 2nd is 10ah.

    Is there any problem with having the charge ports on...
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    I have 36 spokes and they break at the elbow. I...

    I have 36 spokes and they break at the elbow. I am going to replace the current 2 broken and then check tension more frequently going forward. If I still have problems, then I will look at re-lacing,...
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    Thanks for that and for the clear pictures. I...

    Thanks for that and for the clear pictures. I have those 12 gauge spokes on my front wheel which has the hub motor and they are brutes. I am going to try and replace the two broken ones on the rear...
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    Stress on rear wheel - spokes

    I have an Aerostream GT Cruiser bike with a kit I installed from e-bikekit.com. It's a front geared 350watt motor and I drive it with a 10ah 48V LiFePO4 pack mounted on the rear rack. The bike also...
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    Looking for small - 5AH 48V LifePO4 Pack

    I have 2 electric bikes:

    A small scooter-style bike of the Nicom Prince family (or Emmo Urban). This bike has a 14ah LiFePO4 48V pack
    An open-frame cruiser-style bike to which I added a kit....
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    This is a hub-powered bike. However, no doubt it...

    This is a hub-powered bike. However, no doubt it could handle your demanding trail and ruggedness requirements. Not cheap though!http://www.electricbike.com/pedego-trail-tracker/
  21. turbo1889 Thanks for the very complete answers...

    turbo1889 Thanks for the very complete answers to my Q's. I'm OK with batteries for my 2 bikes right now, but am planning ahead for replacements. Who knows? By then there might even be something...
  22. Can you reference a site where you buy these...

    Can you reference a site where you buy these packs? Also, when you string them together in series, do you bulk charge? or charge each pack individually? Also is a BMS needed? I might try something...
  23. I purchased a battery and some other stuff from...

    I purchased a battery and some other stuff from BMSBattery and had no issues with customer service. They answered my pre-sales Q's, shipped quickly, and answered a few post-sales Q's promptly. The...
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    There are also some 28.6mm ones on amazon.com...

    There are also some 28.6mm ones on amazon.com plus this $8.00 "shim"...
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    Here is a link to someone on Kijiji.ca who is...

    Here is a link to someone on Kijiji.ca who is selling some MAC motors. Can't say if this is a good price and of course there's always the risk of buying...
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