All posts by spinningmagnets

Grew up in Los Angeles California, US Navy submarine mechanic from 1977-81/SanDiego. Hydraulic mechanic in the 1980's/Los Angeles. Heavy equipment operator in the 1990's/traveled to various locations. Dump truck driver in the 2000's/SW Utah. Currently a water plant operator since 2010/NW Kansas

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How to make a lithium battery last, or̷...

Mar 16, 20172 Comments

We have written in the past about tips that will help your expensive lithium battery pack last as long as possible. This article will cover

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Denzel E-bikes

Mar 11, 20171 Comment

Denzel is a company that is making carbon fiber ebikes, and this last year they have really grown, so…here is a look at the newest

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Upgrading brakes, is it worth it?

Feb 27, 20179 Comments

Most factory cable-operated rim brakes are actually pretty decent. Even so, their performance can be improved by simply swapping to better pads. However…I am getting

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Unusual Ebike Pack Mounting Solutions

Feb 15, 20171 Comment

Most people who decide that they want to buy a kit and assemble it onto an existing bicycle frame? They have to figure out two

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Custom Build Gallery, Jeff Wolf’s Dyn...

Feb 14, 2017No Comments

Jeff Wolf has been building gasser bikes for quite a while, and his skills have produced some great examples. Now? He recently became interested in electric

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Blair’s E-Cruiser, using DeWalt cord...

Jan 25, 20172 Comments

Blair is a guy who works as a mechanic at a foods processing plant, and over the years he has seen cordless tool batteries improve

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DaVinci Drives’ Twin-Astro Qulbix Rap...

Jan 21, 20172 Comments

Matt is well-known in custom electric bike hot-rodding circles. This is the fifth time we have written about something he has built, and that is a

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Custom Build Gallery, muTant-E 2.0 from Rus...

Jan 17, 20171 Comment

Every once in a while I’ll start thinking I have seen just about everything that can be done, and then? Someone like this comes along

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Juiced Bikes “Ocean Current”, a...

Jan 16, 2017No Comments

You can’t talk about Juiced Bikes without talking about Tora Harris, it’s founder. He burst onto the North American ebike scene with the ODK-II, one

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Kuberg Freerider, an E-Dirtbike from the Cz...

Jan 15, 20171 Comment

Kuberg FreeRider: The most joy I’ve experienced trail-riding so far. by Patrick M. I discovered Kuberg’s FreeRider in early 2016 while researching the current state of