Components

Taking on the Cyclone 3000W Mid- DriveR...

Dec 27, 201514 Comments

Read our build and ride report published January 9th 2016 (read now)   High performance ebike stuff is still in the development stage, and most

Triangle battery pack roundup for 2015, all...

Nov 13, 2015Comments off

If you have decided to get a triangle-shaped battery pack for your ebike, this article is about where to find the different sizes, so…whether you

52V battery packs, plus the 3077 FET we lov...

Nov 02, 201512 Comments

For years, the electric bicycle market used legacy designations for power system voltages, like 24V, 36V and 48V. This was because the earliest systems used

Bafang 750W BBS02 and the New and Improved ...

Oct 10, 20159 Comments

The Bafang 750w BBS02 and its soon to be unleashed big brother the Bafang 1000W Heavy Duty is creating a stir in the DIY and

Bafang BBSHD 1000 Watt Drive-Preview Ride

Oct 06, 20155 Comments

  Editor note: Submitted by Turbo Bob I wouldn’t be surprised to find America’s motto “More power” inscribed somewhere deep inside this new mid-drive. Folks

Five Large Hot Rod Hubmotors for Street E-b...

Aug 10, 201510 Comments

Direct drive hubmotors have remained popular for street E-bikes that are running hot rod amounts of power. Here is a list of some of the

Mounting Options for E-bike Batteries

Jun 28, 201522 Comments

One of the first problems a new E-biker who wants to add a kit to their bicycle has to figure out is…Where do I mount

Lightning Rods Big-Block mid drive kit

Jun 04, 20155 Comments

The original Lightning Rods kit was the most powerful mid drive available when we wrote about it back in December of 2014. But now, he

Moped Rims and Tires for Hot Rod Hubmotors

May 18, 20157 Comments

If you want to rock a ton of amps in a hot-rod hubmotor street monster for the kind of sweet hard acceleration that can embarrass

MXUS 3000W V2, a Hot Rod Hubmotor

May 11, 201515 Comments

In early 2014, a few E-bike hot-rodders took a risk and bought a very large hubmotor direct from a Chinese company called MXUS, and the