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Maxwell Cycles 2017 NAHBS X01 Ebike

Apr 15, 2017No Comments

Maxwell Cycles from Petaluma (in Northern California) presented a beautiful ebike at the 2017 NAHBS, and it is an interesting example of using a hubmotor

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Ferrofluid and Hubsinks for HOT Direct Driv...

Apr 02, 2017No Comments

Ferrofluid is an amazing substance if you own a large Direct Drive  hubmotor. It does NOT benefit geared hubs or mid drives, but…if you like

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How to Buy and Build a Carbon Fiber BBSHD F...

Mar 17, 20171 Comment

Untitled document   by Patrick M. I always have liked a challenge. Two challenges in one? Even better. When I decided that I had to

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Upgrading brakes, is it worth it?

Feb 27, 201711 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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Getting Back on the Saddle Via BBSHD Ebike ...

Jan 22, 20172 Comments

Editor Note: This story was submitted by  Michael De Lazzer who has documented his BBSHD conversion bike build, and…how his ebike got him back into cycling.

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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