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Friction Drives; Ultra-light and Surprising...

May 24, 201210 Comments

A Friction-Drive (FD) is an electric bike drive system that spins a roller that’s pressed against the bicycles tire. FDs have been around for over

30-MPH / 20-mile E-bike for $1000

Apr 23, 201218 Comments

Fast…long range…cheap. The E-bike equation says you can have two of those things but not all three. This article is a way that you can

Choosing A Mountain Bike To Electrify – P...

Mar 28, 20128 Comments

This is a continuation of Choosing a Mountain Bike to Electrify – Part 1 Suspension Frame material- most e-bike gurus prefer steel frames over aluminum.

Hub Motor Conversion; Front or Rear Wheel D...

Mar 02, 201227 Comments

  When planning your electric bike build, one of the first questions you should ask yourself  before you pick your conversion frame is…do you want

Choosing an Electric Mountain Bike – ...

Feb 27, 201211 Comments

One of the first questions you should ask yourself when buying an electric bike, or choosing a base mountain bike for a conversion to electric,