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Mid Drive Kit Install Part-3, Bafang BBSHD ...

May 08, 201610 Comments

This article will cover the basics of unboxing your new Bafang BBSHD mid drive, and installing it on your bicycle. This is part three, of

Mid Drive Kit Install Part-2, Matching Conn...

Apr 16, 20164 Comments

We always recommend that when you buy any ebike kit, you get the major components (controller, motor, and throttle) all from the same vendor (also,

Mid Drive Kit Install Part-1, Removing Bott...

Apr 07, 201611 Comments

Well, it’s tax return time here in the USA, and for many ebike enthusiasts it is the one time of the year that they indulge

BBSHD DIY Build Report: Motobecane

Mar 11, 201611 Comments

Editor note: On our new forum there is an entire section for members to document their BBSHD builds and show what bike they started with what

Ebike Braking Essentials and Ebrakes

Mar 07, 201612 Comments

There comes a time in every ebiker’s life where braking becomes a high priority, especially in a world filled with inattentive car drivers that so

A DIY Mid Drive BBSHD Ebike for Street and ...

Mar 03, 20166 Comments

Editors Note:   The following build and ride report was written by Alan Biocca of San Francisco California, a well respected builder in the DIY community. It

Project X: Building the Fastest BBSHD EBike...

Mar 01, 201637 Comments

Pumping 3000 watts through the BBSHD sounds ludicrous. But it’s this weeks project at the Luna Lab and we love doing out-of-the-box stuff when we aren’t shuffling

Fat Bike + BBSHD: Two Great Tastes That Go ...

Feb 25, 20169 Comments

I bike commute year-round in Rochester NY. We get a lot of snow in the winter (usually). I've used a Kona Dr. Dew with studded

Juicer E-bikes, King of the Boardtrackers

Jan 15, 20164 Comments

David Twomey is a custom ebike builder who has a great eye for style, and he has been making ebikes that are reminiscent of the

18 Reasons To Build a DIY Ebike

Dec 30, 20154 Comments

Editor Note: This essay  was submitted by new electricbike.com writer George Sears from Southern Utah. It s a very thorough thought-process which he makes suggestions on