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Hot-Rodding your Hub Motor

Jun 06, 201253 Comments

So you want to build an electric hot rod the fast, easy and cheap way?  Then hub motor hod rodding is for you. Inevitably, new electric

Guerrilla E-biker / Filmmaker

Jun 04, 20128 Comments

June, 2012 Adam’ got a unique opportunity when his family moved to a home in Brittany France that was just  500 meters from the beach.

Friction Drives; Ultra-light and Surprising...

May 24, 201211 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

Custom Build Gallery, Simons Specialized Su...

Apr 24, 20126 Comments

Its ironic that in the same month that Specialized announced the release of their first electric bike and touting it as the “fastest ebike ever”

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

Woody Ebike Creations

Apr 14, 20121 Comment

April, 2012 There has been a recent trend to go green all the way by creating electric bikes in wood, a bio dynamically sustainable and organic

Choosing A Mountain Bike To Electrify – P...

Mar 28, 20129 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.

Etek Motor : The Original E-bike Hot Rod

Mar 19, 20124 Comments

March, 2012 The Etek motor is a brushed 25-pound pancake shaped motor that puts out enormous power for its weight. Depending on amperage and voltage

Custom Build Gallery, Dogati Super Electric...

Mar 08, 201214 Comments

The Dogati is probably the finest example of home built electric bike rolling on the streets today. It is a single bike that started as

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

Mar 02, 201228 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