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by usasearider
Apr 12 2017 2:01am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Adding pictures?
Replies: 223
Views: 404338

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: 2143

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 ...
by usasearider
Jan 03 2017 2:30am
Forum: E-Bike General Discussion
Topic: Advice on first kit
Replies: 10
Views: 1575

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 Hea...
by usasearider
Jan 31 2016 1:07am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Your thoughts on (bicycle) disc, as opposed to rim, brakes?
Replies: 16
Views: 1286

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: 1286

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: 1911
Views: 700134

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: 817

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