ebike

  1. F

    Micargi Seattle Hybrid

    Finally got a new project in mind. I have this Micargi Seattle Single Speed frame hanging around and a 36V hub motor. I have a buddy building a decent capacity battery for me on its way so I'm just prepping it for the build. I have a Monarch style disc brake fork, and my own freehand bent...
  2. Stimpy

    DIY eBike w/real Sidecar, must see

    Hello, I made this for my kid 2 years ago, it's a DIY ebike coupled with a sidecar and this Spring, I went electric! Enjoy the process and the pics. ----------------------------------------------------------------- Spring 2012... They're here! :D I got 2 of them, 1 for my...
  3. B

    Got my Magic Pie 3!!

    Now to put it all together. I thought the kit included a seat-post mounting rack, but one didn't come. Maybe the "RAK-2" was just the bracket. Also, I ordered a cruise control extra but it was included in kit. So I have 2 now. . . Got the biggest widest Swalbe tires (Big Apple 2.35") for my 29r...
  4. dasmo

    12V scooter horn wiring

    Hi All, I'm hoping someone with experience doing this can confirm my wiring thoughts for hooking up a Wolo 12V horn to my 48V system. I want to get 12V going anyway to also hook up a light so I ruled out hunting down a cheapo 48V horn. (the DC-DC converter has a Y split on the output). Any...
  5. BarelyAWake

    ebike lighting/12v accessories on the cheap

    With any electric vehicle, power reserves are of paramount importance - every watt counts. Lighting can be a power hog, particularly if it's spiffy halogens so they're often out of the question. Problem is while 12v DC lighting & accessories are plentiful and inexpensive... anything other than...
  6. BarelyAWake

    Ruined by an electric bike...

    ...an excerpt from: Mongo, 48v 1000w 'Magic Pie' hub on a Mongoose 'Snarl' Just Wanderings... It's all I seem to do any more, tools laying unused & dusty in the shop with my other bikes forlorn in the corner - every day I find myself on this b'danged electric bike again, seeking yet...
  7. BarelyAWake

    Mongo, 48v 1000w 15ah ebike

    Well this sux lol - I was gonna make a better vid to post in this section, but my spiffy new HD cam decided to get all psychotic on me & as I just sent it back for warranty replacement/repair, I won't get it back for prolly about two weeks give or take... So, I figure I'll jus' post what...
  8. BarelyAWake

    Mongo, 48v 1000w 'Magic Pie' hub on a Mongoose 'Snarl'

    Well... I didn't think I'd ever be makin' an ebike thread - but here I am heh A little background on this first I s'pose, I've been tinkerin' away on a suspended hybrid/tribrid tadpole trike on & off for about a year now: The Bent Zombie Tribrid Tadpole Trike & it occurred to me that it's...
  9. DuctTapedGoat

    Consumer Product Safety Commission on Electric Assist Bicycles 2003

    [Federal Register: February 12, 2003 (Volume 68, Number 29)] [Rules and Regulations] [Page 7072-7073] From the Federal Register Online via GPO Access [wais.access.gpo.gov] [DOCID:fr12fe03-3]...