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Custom Build Gallery, Matt Parks’ Basman Cruiser

Matt is from Perth in Australia, and he has built this custom cruiser frame from the ground up. I am seeing more custom frames being

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​Ebike Battery Math: Volts, Amps, Amp Hours, Watt Hours

These days, awesome ebike battery packs constructed of quality 18650 cells are available to average bike builders thanks to  advances in 18650 DIY pack building

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Bafang BBSHD 1000W Mini Review

Editor note: Here is a nice little review one of the first BBSHD customers wrote on the new Bafang BBSHD which is on Cyber Monday sale

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Luna Cycle Comes out of Closet

Who is Lunacycle.com? First read this unbiased review on luna written by the excellent reviewer Karl at electic-fatbike.com   By the way Karl and I are

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Electric Moped with QS hubmotor

Here is an electric bike made from the frame of a Puch Maxi moped. The builder is a young man named Bernd, who lives in

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Triangle battery pack roundup for 2015, all different sizes

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

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Haibike Xduro E-Bike Review

Editor note: The following review is a repost of Joe Goodwill’s awesome review on the Haibike. Nice job with excellent pictures.  For the full review

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ShareRoller, a 750W friction drive

This is the most impressive friction drive I’ve seen so far. It uses a battery pack made from the very safe 18650-format cells that we

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New California Ebike Laws

The website “Overvolted.com” is one of the sources of information I check occasionally, and they recently reposted an article by Cameron Newland about changes to

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Evolution of Ebike Battery Packs

One of my favorite ebikes has gone through an evolution of battery pack changes in its five year life, which is a good illustration of

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52V battery packs, plus the 3077 FET we love, and you should too.

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

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Water-proofing, and basic ebike trouble-shooting

Sooner or later, even the most expensive ebike can have a minor glitch. The problem is that…right now there aren’t a lot of ebike mechanics

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Italdesign Giugiaro creates new flagship ebike for Gazelle

Royal Dutch Gazelle has been making bicycles since 1902, and they are a global bicycle powerhouse that is based in the Netherlands, but…most North Americans have

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Bafang 750W BBS02 and the New and Improved DIY EBIKE

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

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Introduction to Electric Bicycles—10/13/15—A Unique Event

  Written by Turbo Bob The parade of electric bikes have been flowing through my event for the last 4 years.  Every spring and fall

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Bafang BBSHD 1000 Watt Drive-Preview Ride

  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