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Seats and Saddles for Electric Bikes

Jun 07, 2012Comments off

Proper seat selection for an electric bike will make a huge difference in the pleasure, performance, and comfort when riding, particularly over long-distance. This primer

Pinion Drive System = E-bike Porn

May 18, 20125 Comments

The Pinion E1.8  electric bike drive system will make any decent E-bike enthusiast’s mouth water.  Pinion is another German manufacturer who is making huge strides in the

Crystalyte Hub Motor Review

May 13, 201218 Comments

The Crystalyte hub motor is one of the front runners in cheap and powerful hub motors from China.  They are especially well known for their

Astro Motors on Electric Bikes; Terrifying ...

May 10, 201210 Comments

Some of the fastest and sexiest electric bikes on the planet are powered by Astro motors.  An Astro powered E-bike represents the pinnacle of  E-bike engineering

BMC Geared-Hub Motor Review

May 04, 20126 Comments

The BMC motor is a geared hub motor that weighs around 8 pounds, and it puts out decent power and hill climbing ability, considering its

Minimizing Flat Tires on an E-bike

Apr 30, 20123 Comments

Flat tires are the bane of the electric bike rider.  If you ride an ebike and feel you are getting more than your fair share

A Rohloff on an Electric Bike

Apr 11, 201216 Comments

A Rohloff Speed Hub is one of the sweetest pieces of bicycle technology ever invented….right up there with the electric bike and the hub motor.

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.

Tire Selection for an E-bike

Mar 24, 20123 Comments

Your tires on your e-bike are an integral part of your electric bike equation. The tires are the part of the e-bike that connect you

10 Point Hub Motor Break Down

Mar 21, 201237 Comments

Mass produced Hub motors out of China have made a huge impact on the electric bike market. There are a large number of E-bikes available