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by usasearider
Apr 12 2017 2:01am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Adding pictures?
Replies: 181
Views: 257871

Re: Adding pictures?

Why don't I have a "Browse" button bellow the text to add pictures?
by usasearider
Jan 03 2017 2:46am
Forum: E-Bike General Discussion
Topic: E-Bike Kit for Seattle
Replies: 15
Views: 1454

Re: E-Bike Kit for Seattle

Yes, The Mac 8 turn motor is an excellent choice for all around "light" E-bike experience. The 10 turn is super torquee but noticeably slower on the street when dealing with cars. I have been running Lifepos on my first 4 ebikes, and they have been very reliable and long lasting...4 years Now? Howev...
by usasearider
Jan 03 2017 2:30am
Forum: E-Bike General Discussion
Topic: Advice on first kit
Replies: 10
Views: 1149

Re: Advice on first kit

Welcome to the Post, This is my first post on advice. I have built 3 "street bikes" with Direct Drive motors and 3 "trail bikes" with Mac 8t motors. Without a doubt the Light weight of the Mac motors and more efficient use of Amps makes me now favor the Geared motors over the Heavy direct drive moto...
by usasearider
Jan 31 2016 1:07am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Your thoughts on (bicycle) disc, as opposed to rim, brakes?
Replies: 16
Views: 773

Re: Your thoughts on (bicycle) disc, as opposed to rim, brak

I have found from experimentation that HAYES ACE disk brakes are the most effective brake for Ebikes. I have bought several on Ebay for very reasonable prices. Big and wide. I use 2 old cut up disk brakes as spacers. And they work GREAT.
by usasearider
Jan 31 2016 1:02am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Your thoughts on (bicycle) disc, as opposed to rim, brakes?
Replies: 16
Views: 773

Re: Your thoughts on (bicycle) disc, as opposed to rim, brak

Disk are Far Superior. 220 mm with hydraulic calipers
by usasearider
Mar 14 2015 12:42am
Forum: E-Bike Build Threads / Photos & Video
Topic: Your Creation's Before & After Pics
Replies: 1767
Views: 553351

Re: Your Creation's Before & After Pics

Nice Frame for Ebike! Like the battery location.
by usasearider
Sep 09 2014 5:24am
Forum: E-Bike General Discussion
Topic: Good place to buy from ???
Replies: 7
Views: 617

Re: Good place to buy from ???

I've been buying the Cutter/Mac motors from the guy on Ebay (rambus). Seems legit, And I think I'm getting a good value. Bought 3 that work as they should