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by bugboy1641
Apr 20, 2015 8:24 pm
Forum: Stand-up E-scooters and E-skateboards
Topic: Electronics enclosures
Replies: 35
Views: 3133

Re: Electronics enclosures

How about using a vacuum former and make your own enclosures?
2mm polystyrene sheet or kydex?
Bond an aluminium sheet to it as a skid plate.
Its a bit of work and research but you'll end up with a custom box to your dimensions.
YouTube it.
by bugboy1641
Apr 17, 2015 3:38 pm
Forum: Stand-up E-scooters and E-skateboards
Topic: Getting KV/gear ratio right
Replies: 2
Views: 438

Re: Getting KV/gear ratio right

Thanks Torqueboards, For optimum efficiency, the system (Motor/voltage/ratio) all need to work within its defined range in order to get the most performance or efficiency. I think I've got a pretty good idea of what I want this board to do but I still want to it to be as efficient as possible. I've ...
by bugboy1641
Apr 17, 2015 5:42 am
Forum: Stand-up E-scooters and E-skateboards
Topic: Getting KV/gear ratio right
Replies: 2
Views: 438

Getting KV/gear ratio right

Hi everyone, Just been looking over Vedders website where he talks about Ratios, Motor KV and Voltage. http://vedder.se/2014/10/chosing-the-right-bldc-motor-and-battery-setup-for-an-electric-skateboard. As I'm still pretty new to the whole E-skateboard forum its taken me a while to, I guess, gather ...
by bugboy1641
Mar 31, 2015 4:47 am
Forum: Stand-up E-scooters and E-skateboards
Topic: 3mm HTD vs 5mm HTD
Replies: 6
Views: 710

3mm HTD vs 5mm HTD

Hi folks, As I'm new to this site my 'real world experience' is somewhat lacking. As I am at the start of my build/component acquirement phase I'd like to know whether what the general consensus is regarding using 5mm HTD belts/pulleys over 3mm? 5mm seems to be widely used. Is it that the pulley tee...
by bugboy1641
Mar 30, 2015 1:30 am
Forum: Stand-up E-scooters and E-skateboards
Topic: Fast electric longboard – Dual hub motor
Replies: 49
Views: 18159

Re: Fast electric longboard – Dual hub motor

Nice!
Carving up the mean streets of Palmy!

Any interest from the cops?

I'm aiming to use mine as a commute option.....
by bugboy1641
Mar 29, 2015 5:18 am
Forum: Stand-up E-scooters and E-skateboards
Topic: Newbie Newbuild ESC question
Replies: 3
Views: 807

Re: Newbie Newbuild ESC question

Thanks Torqueboards, You answered my question perfectly! I did have my suspicions this was the case but it was good to have a definite:) What's required for Vedders ESC? Is it beyond the average bloke to assemble? I have basic electrical experience, mainly soldering and assembling ESC's flight contr...
by bugboy1641
Mar 29, 2015 4:31 am
Forum: Stand-up E-scooters and E-skateboards
Topic: Newbie Newbuild ESC question
Replies: 3
Views: 807

Newbie Newbuild ESC question

Hi Everyone, I've been lurking around trying to gain as much knowledge as possible so that I can move forward with the best options. Firstly I wold just like to say that I have never come across such a knowledgeable and helpful bunch of guys!! I know that there are a few chaps that must commit a lot...