Triangle battery pack roundup, all differen...

Nov 13, 2015Comments off

If you have decided to get a triangle-shaped battery pack for your ebike, this article is about where to find the different sizes, so…whether you


Evolution of Ebike Battery Packs

Nov 04, 20153 Comments

One of my favorite ebikes has gone through an evolution of battery pack changes in its five year life, which is a good illustration of


Bafang 750W BBS02 and the New and Improved ...

Oct 10, 20155 Comments

The Bafang 750w BBS02 and its soon to be unleashed big brother the Bafang 1000W Heavy Duty is creating a stir in the DIY and


E-bikes on Kickstarter and Indiegogo

Sep 06, 20157 Comments

Kickstarter and Indiegogo are the best-known “crowd-funding” sites. If you need money to start a business, and a bank won’t give you a loan…sometimes you

An unknown model of crank forward bicycle from Germany in 1922.

12 Crank-Forward bikes as an E-bike commute...

Jun 09, 20151 Comment

A crank forward frame means that the bottom bracket has been positioned a little more forward than it would be on most common cruiser frames.


Brave New Electric World: 2015

May 01, 20152 Comments

Having heard so much good about gasoline cars, we decided to test drive one. They are said to combine cheap price with long range and fast


Felt Lebowsk-e Fat Ebike Review

Apr 30, 20152 Comments

Editor Note: This review posted with permission from The New Wheel, a really good electric bike shop in San Francisco owned and operated by true believers


A Home-Built Ebike Battery Pack from 18650 ...

Apr 03, 201518 Comments

Editor Note: Affordable and powerful 18650 battery cells are the hottest thing in the DIY electric bike revolution (most well-known from their use in cordless

T-shirts now available from

Jan 21, 2015No Comments

We decided to make up some T-shirts for ourselves and some of our close friends. However, once we went through the process…we thought it

The affordable mid drive from Aldi.

Aldi stores carry Generic Bike with Bafang ...

May 25, 20143 Comments

Aldi is an unusual store. They are based in Germany and they are primarily a grocery store that is expanding into many countries. I was