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Upgrading Brakes, is it Worth it? (*YES!)

Feb 27, 201712 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

Unusual Ebike Pack Mounting Solutions

Feb 15, 20175 Comments

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

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

Feb 14, 20174 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

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

Jan 25, 20173 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

Getting Back on the Saddle Via BBSHD Ebike ...

Jan 22, 20173 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.

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

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

Custom Build Gallery, Deven’s Norco R...

Dec 24, 2016No Comments

Here is a custom build that has several features I’d like to make sure the ebike world sees and understands. It is a non-hub motor that

Custom Build Gallery, Bens Big Hit / Lightn...

Nov 16, 20163 Comments

Ben is from Devon, in the UK. His custom off-road mid-drive build shows that he has an incredible set of skills. The clever jackshaft tensioning

Micah Toll’s DIY battery pack buildin...

Oct 28, 20164 Comments

Normally, we are skeptical of kickstarters, and we usually hold off on judgement until they are over. This is so we can see if the