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by muffinman
Sep 14 2014 1:45pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Made it on the News last night ! - CTV
Replies: 14
Views: 1088

Re: Made it on the News last night ! - CTV

We should really try to get you on Quirks and Quarks on CBC radio. Not quite Discovery Channel, but gets across the country and may help the cause. Anyhow, great clip!
by muffinman
Mar 20 2014 11:49am
Forum: E-Bike General Discussion
Topic: Motoped anyone ?
Replies: 67
Views: 16504

Re: Motoped anyone ?

the lightweight vehicle category is rapidly advancing! these look awesome! still want a greyborg, but this is on the list too.


now we just need to work on legislation...
by muffinman
Feb 27 2014 1:00pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "Jaywalking"
Replies: 36
Views: 1590

Re: "Jaywalking"

Prisons are big business. The fact you have private one's leads to people kept in boxes for monetary reasons. Judges will be kept sweet as long as they feed the jails, it's that simple. Police forces will get funding based on their results. It's corrupt. That 'land of the free' gag fools nobody. It...
by muffinman
Jan 28 2014 4:24pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Thread of Pleasurable Music
Replies: 11
Views: 659

Re: The Thread of Pleasurable Music

cant understand a word, but these songs are stuck in my head.



Who knew that Adam Savage (myth busters) did Swedish hip hop?
by muffinman
Jan 28 2014 4:07pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Thread of Pleasurable Music
Replies: 11
Views: 659

Re: The Thread of Pleasurable Music

My dial-up is impractical for giving you a youtube thrill. So I will just splain it to you. Enya. Enya Brohannon. But dont worry about the last name though. She sings under the name Enya . Her music will comfort you. She has comforted me. Amen to that. This was one of my most favorite songs as a ch...
by muffinman
Jan 28 2014 3:52pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hit an animal last night!
Replies: 94
Views: 15034

Re: Hit an animal last night!

What I would like to see is a cow catcher type device...
Or in your case, a badger catcher :lol:
by muffinman
Jan 25 2014 3:28pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My God We are ALL DOOMED
Replies: 84
Views: 4073

Re: My God We are ALL DOOMED

MUSK: At this rate, the only thing that will be left will be robots. Three generations with a 50 per replacement rate will get you to 12 per cent of your current population. And most of those 12 per cent will be taking care of their grandparents. Screw the old people! Do as the inuit did, and leave...
by muffinman
Oct 27 2013 6:32pm
Forum: E-Bike General Discussion
Topic: Leather and electric bicycles
Replies: 41
Views: 2033

Re: Leather and electric bicycles

The fingers wrote:I like the skull and crossbones and skull snaps warning prying fingers to keep out or die. :twisted:
how much current do you think we could run through them? and would they melt? or electrocute the thef- uh, i mean, victim?
by muffinman
Oct 27 2013 2:42pm
Forum: E-Bike General Discussion
Topic: Leather and electric bicycles
Replies: 41
Views: 2033

Re: Leather and electric bicycles

where do you buy your leather and snaps? and thread? is there a certain kind you prefer? any good, reputable online sources? also, is the stain nessesary or just decorative? i was thinking of beeswax sealer for additional waterproofing. i dont plan on riding in the rain, but if i get caught in it, i...
by muffinman
Oct 27 2013 11:57am
Forum: E-Bike General Discussion
Topic: check this site out good prices on batterys
Replies: 18
Views: 929

Re: check this site out good prices on batterys

I DONT RECALL MAKING DUPLICATE POSTS ABOUT THE SAME SUBJECT!!!! also this seems like a false reason and fictitious claim so somebody can flex their authority. As that being said be that as it may and enjoy your POWER. if this is in regard to the multiple posts, im sure you didnt mean to make multip...
by muffinman
Oct 27 2013 11:35am
Forum: E-Bike General Discussion
Topic: Leather and electric bicycles
Replies: 41
Views: 2033

Re: Leather and electric bicycles

once again, stunning work. what tools do you use to make the bag itself? id like to try making leather bags, but i dont know what i need to start. cant seem to find consistent info. some give lists of expensive specialty tools, others just say a nail or ice pik to make holes and a pair of sissors. a...
by muffinman
Oct 25 2013 6:29pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: is canadian senate reform due?
Replies: 3
Views: 343

is canadian senate reform due?

the canadian senate is having some difficulties lately... while senate reform has been tossed around before, we may be seeing the beginning of a serious attempt to do a complete overhaul. while listening to cbc radio, i heard this idea: randomly selected senate. the idea is basically like how juries...
by muffinman
Oct 23 2013 2:45pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dishonesty in the marketplace
Replies: 50
Views: 3123

Re: Dishonesty in the marketplace

this is one of the few times ive seen a complaint thread from a new member that i may actually believe.

hopefully the fakers dont learn from this! :lol:
by muffinman
Oct 23 2013 2:40pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New member with an ambitious first project!
Replies: 11
Views: 841

Re: New member with an ambitious first project!

i see what hes saying. if wondered the same myself. i never could quite grasp the mid drive... would the drag from the motor be akin to a dd hub? im kinda jealous... if i thought i was any good at understanding engineering (of any kind), id be doing that, not poli sci. all i can hope for is to be we...
by muffinman
Oct 23 2013 1:59am
Forum: E-Bike General Discussion
Topic: advertised powerful 10kw e-bike kit
Replies: 58
Views: 5033

Re: advertised powerful 10kw e-bike kit

was that the flaming dick trial, hyena?
by muffinman
Oct 21 2013 4:01pm
Forum: E-Bike General Discussion
Topic: advertised powerful 10kw e-bike kit
Replies: 58
Views: 5033

Re: advertised powerful 10kw e-bike kit

hmmm, imma have to watch this thread... :twisted:
by muffinman
Oct 17 2013 12:14pm
Forum: E-Bike General Discussion
Topic: Flykly, Roola, Electron, Zehus, Copenhagen all in 1 ewheels
Replies: 55
Views: 16968

Re: Flykly Smart wheel on kickstarter

I didn't get how the phone charges, Off that funky wheel generator? Ewww. I also wonder how the motor heat leaves the motor, in a climate like mine. dogman, I don't think this product had you, or your climate, in mind :lol: this seems nice, for the European-esque style folk, like the guy in the vid...
by muffinman
Oct 17 2013 12:07pm
Forum: E-Bike General Discussion
Topic: Flykly, Roola, Electron, Zehus, Copenhagen all in 1 ewheels
Replies: 55
Views: 16968

Re: Flykly Smart wheel on kickstarter

Watching the video, I was trying to understand why the guy had a hub made of a pillow... then they explained.
by muffinman
Oct 09 2013 1:19pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Court rules: Girl to be forced into Chemotherapy
Replies: 10
Views: 803

Re: Court rules: Amish girl to be forced into Chemotherapy

touchy subject. on one hand, i believe in the rights of individuals to choose. the parents are the guardians of their children, and choose their path. its a tightrope walk to decide where the line of state vs individual control rests. anyone want to take bets on how long till this gets locked or mov...
by muffinman
Oct 07 2013 7:29am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: This Guy keeps running down ES on another forum
Replies: 12
Views: 1331

Re: This Guy keeps running down ES on another forum

for the first few months when i started reading this forum, i was under the impression that lithium was a housefire waiting to happen, and melted motors were a regular occurance. but people mostly discuss problems, not the 1000s of kms they had with no issues. dogman, you do a fantastic job as noob ...
by muffinman
Oct 06 2013 12:51pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: This Guy keeps running down ES on another forum
Replies: 12
Views: 1331

Re: This Guy keeps running down ES on another forum

+1 r3volved.
i have no knowledge, and i know that i do, and am quite happy to hear why my ideas wont work. if no one told me, id still be trying to figure out how to store energy using compressed air.



now im on to flywheels! :mrgreen:





yes, i have a deathwish.
by muffinman
Sep 29 2013 2:39pm
Forum: E-Bike General Discussion
Topic: Building a 60mph electric motorcycle on a 26" bicycle frame
Replies: 55
Views: 4291

Re: Building a 60mph electric motorcycle on a 26" bicycle fr

speedmd wrote:Even on ice you guys drive like 120kmh. Maybe a bit less when the mounties are out.
yeah, no one wants to hit a horse at 120. at 115 you will probably live.
by muffinman
Sep 28 2013 6:16pm
Forum: E-Bike General Discussion
Topic: Have you had it with GRINN :(
Replies: 53
Views: 4206

Re: Have you had it with GRINN :(

ive been watching this thread, but havent commented because i have no experience with grin, or any ebike vendor for that matter. however, in my reading, no other supplier has as many good reviews (i actually dont remember a bad review, prior to this one) as justin recieves. bms battery, for example,...
by muffinman
Sep 26 2013 6:40pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Army life
Replies: 3
Views: 336

Re: Army life

that was great :mrgreen: made my evening
by muffinman
Sep 26 2013 7:06am
Forum: Alternative Energy
Topic: compressed air energy storage
Replies: 53
Views: 6139

Re: compressed air energy storage

note that all that i say here is based on layman reasoning alone. i acknowledge that my ignorance may lead to stupid conclusions. please correct any misconceptions i may have. while flywheels may not be easy or safe to implement on vehicles, it seems well adapted to stationary energy storage. i real...