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CAD/CAM, the DIY Builders Best Friend

Feb 08, 20147 Comments

If you are building a custom electric bike, you really need to know about Computer Aided Design (CAD), and Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM). These things

eProdigy Bikes, Mid-Drives from Canada

Jan 08, 201410 Comments

It’s big news that mid-drives have really made a splash on the E-bike world in 2013, and the places where they have proven to be

Cromotor, Monster Hubmotor for Electric Bik...

Jan 03, 201424 Comments

Zvonimir is an engineer who lives in Croatia, between Italy and Greece on the beautiful Adriatic Sea (ES member HAL9000V2.0). In a recent story, we

Electric Bikes in 2013, the Year in Review

Dec 08, 20132 Comments

“Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.” ― Albert Einstein “To keep moving is easier and faster on an

Rosenberger Charge Connectors Make Ebike Ch...

Dec 06, 20135 Comments

Several large manufacturers have decided to embrace a common charging plug standard, called “Rosenberger Power and Data” (RoPD). It is being promoted by the EnergyBus

10 More Boardtracker E-Bikes

Dec 03, 201310 Comments

Back in July, we wrote a story on Harrison E-bikes from Finland. Then, as I began scrolling the internet over the next few months for other

UPS/FedEx/DHL using E-Trikes for delivery i...

Nov 28, 20135 Comments

About a year ago, the UPS depot in Dortmund Germany began a test program that used electric trikes to deliver packages around the older sections

Matra, E-bikes from France

Nov 25, 20131 Comment

November, 2013 I was recently scanning cyclurba.fr, an electric bicycle forum from France (thanks, Google translate!). I came across a name that I hadn’t seen

Green Bike Effect / GBE E-bikes

Jun 30, 2013No Comments

Written by Ron/Spinningmagnets, June 2013 Large mainstream bicycle companies have actually begun to embrace electric bicycles this last year, judging from the new products presented

Pedego Trail Tracker Review

Mar 07, 20131 Comment

Pedego, known for their beach cruiser line of electric bikes, has made the brash move of releasing a Sand/Trail bike, a natural progression for a