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Post by DrkAngel » May 28, 2014 7:45 am

liveforphysics wrote:There are no 'superiors'. Only confused people living in an authority related delusional state.

Have you considered perhaps cutting the leaf at the stem of trees is some critical path forward for life on earth? The things we perceive of nature from our extremely temporary and limited perspective through human eyes can not show us a bigger picture of what is or should be.

When it comes to nature, there can only be IS. As a human whether you choose to or to not to be at peace with what IS, you are making the choice to live at peace or making the choice to burden yourself.
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Post by Dauntless » May 29, 2014 2:37 am

DrkAngel wrote:
liveforphysics wrote:There are no 'superiors'. Only confused people living in an authority related delusional state.

Have you considered perhaps cutting the leaf at the stem of trees is some critical path forward for life on earth? The things we perceive of nature from our extremely temporary and limited perspective through human eyes can not show us a bigger picture of what is or should be.

When it comes to nature, there can only be IS. As a human whether you choose to or to not to be at peace with what IS, you are making the choice to live at peace or making the choice to burden yourself.
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Post by arkmundi » Jun 16, 2014 4:41 am

d8veh wrote:
vadimash222 wrote: But first, where i can buy the best and cheapest ebikes convertion kits. And how i will be able to push it to 50-60 km/h? I know i need a brushless electric hub motor, but which one?
This is where your aerodynamics experience will help. Buy all the cheap stuff, fit it to a cheap wally bike, then chuck it off a cliff. It should easily reach 60 km/hr. If you do it right, and can find a high enough cliff, you might just crack 200kn/h.. https://endless-sphere.com/forums/viewto ... 83#p908321
Hhaaahaaahaa! :lol:

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Post by major » Jun 17, 2014 8:44 am

promethious wrote: (and please forgive my lack of pronunciation as it isnt my strong suit) ...

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Post by spinningmagnets » Jul 24, 2014 1:46 pm

From Drunkskunk, to a newbie who is asking about cheap components, CSOMN! (Coffee Spewed Out My Nose):

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Those scooters would be worth more if they were made of actual turds. Turds at least have value as fertilizer. Imagine the worst quality thing you can imagine. now imagine what it will look like in 100 years. box that future decayed version up and sell it as new, and you have the idea of what those scooters are like

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Post by Ypedal » Jul 25, 2014 2:21 pm

justin_le:
But, I still can't get myself to embrace an alarm. It reminds me of the story from one of the bike stores here in Vancouver that deals heavily with BionX. The BionX batteries would do a very intermittent beep like every 10 minutes when at low voltage. The shop naturally had dozens of batteries scattered about, some on bikes, some in boxes, some on shelves, and so had an infuriating situation where a pack from somewhere would beep. But the noise was too high pitched and short to locate where it came from, and too infrequent between beeps to wait around for the next occurrence. It drove the proprietor mildly crazy (as it would myself too).
this would be hilarious to witness.... I've had similar experience with chirping smoke alarms ( i have 4 in the house .. ) waking me up at wee hours of the morning .... pulling batteries and going back to bed lol
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Post by arkmundi » Jul 29, 2014 9:20 am

Albert Einstein wrote:It has become appallingly obvious that our technology has exceeded our humanity... We can't solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them.
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Post by amberwolf » Jul 29, 2014 4:32 pm

I agree with Chalo on this one! :)
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dogman wrote:They should allow any low speed vehicle on the paths. Even damn gassers, but they have to go slow.
Oh hell no. Anything that makes exhaust fumes should never be allowed on cycle or ped rights of way. Hell, any vehicle that makes exhaust should be required by law to discharge it into the driver's face. Maybe then folks would begin to figure out the key appeal of EVs and muscle power.

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Post by arkmundi » Aug 21, 2014 1:26 am

The fingers discusses Constipation... hahahaaaaa. Just stuck me as hilarious. I mean one part (the fingers) talking about other body parts (intestine, anus). Then there's that image of fingers and the anus and .... well, uh, hmmm.... :lol: :lol:

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Post by amberwolf » Aug 21, 2014 6:46 pm

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ddk wrote:Changing an axle is simple and rewarding, because you need to use a hammer, and there's nothing more rewarding than hammering on a BSO.

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Post by spinningmagnets » Aug 28, 2014 6:43 pm

From Amberwolf:

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Some of these things also come with pre-installed cracks ;)

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Post by The fingers » Sep 05, 2014 3:10 pm

docnjoj wrote:
Chalo wrote:Cambered wheels can give better cornering due to wider track per axle width, but they cost energy all the time-- even going in a straight line. One side of the contact patch rotates through a significantly smaller diameter than the other side, and that difference must be reconciled as tire scrub. Also, the right wheel is trying to turn to the left and the left wheel trying to turn to the right, and if the amount of compensating toe-out doesn't match the tire's cross-section, then the wheels fight against each other with the differences being settled as more tire scrub.

A straight axle, mounted solidly enough to minimize flex, gives the least rolling resistance in a trike.
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Post by Ypedal » Oct 03, 2014 2:36 pm

r3volved wrote:...It's not something you need to 'accept'...it's not secured by faith
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Post by Ypedal » Oct 12, 2014 4:14 pm

Marty :
" his dog ate his fingers while he was waiting for the ambulance "
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Post by Kent » Oct 12, 2014 5:37 pm

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Post by amberwolf » Oct 13, 2014 6:10 pm

Funky battery/charger meltdown
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Post by fechter » Oct 17, 2014 7:06 pm

Unlike nickel-based batteries, it is not recommended to continue to trickle charge Li-Ion batteries. Continuing to trickle charge can cause plating of metallic lithium, a condition that makes the battery unstable. The result can be sudden, automatic, and rapid disassembly.
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Post by Kingfish » Nov 05, 2014 2:56 pm

An IQ test is Only as Smart as the Person who Writes it
dnmun wrote:duh, a test is an inanimate object. an inanimate object does not have consciousness so it cannot have an IQ and is not smart in any way.
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Post by Ypedal » Nov 25, 2014 10:33 pm

Chalo
In my years as a bike mechanic, I have come across many disc brakes that worked about as well as dragging a brick on a string.
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Post by Ypedal » Jan 02, 2015 10:36 am

danielrlee wrote:Each to their own really. I don't have time for those who insist on forcing their views on others. However, once you're running higher power levels it's most definitely a case of "pedal for show, throttle for go!"
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Post by gogo » Jan 09, 2015 10:53 am

teklektik wrote:Not sure where you are going with this - you've mentioned Ilia and then the Cromotor.

I've dealt with Ilia at Ebikes SF for years and he does outstanding work and stands behind it 100%. Since he's so close, I think you should trot over there and take one of his bigger motor builds (H4xxx) out for a spin. This will give you more butt perspective than trying to interpret these posts - even if you decide to build it yourself with the same or bigger motor.
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Post by Ypedal » Jan 22, 2015 8:48 pm

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Post by cal3thousand » Mar 04, 2015 12:23 pm

MadRhino wrote:Some women are mean :mrgreen:

One of my ex wives told me one day: You have to make a choice, it is your motorcycle or me.
I told her: Come on, you can't compete with my bike, I ride her 3 hours everyday.

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Post by MrDude_1 » Apr 07, 2015 7:18 am

electron bom wrote:They are 100Ah cells. The pack will be secured via CUNTS (Cell UNiform Tensioning System) :mrgreen:
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