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by laminarflowca
Aug 21 2019 4:52pm
Forum: E-Bike General Discussion
Topic: Rear hub or Mid-drive (should I just flip a coin?)
Replies: 26
Views: 1040

Re: Rear hub or Mid-drive (should I just flip a coin?)

I just want to say a big thank you to everyone who has given feedback on this. Its given me further thought of being honest to myself what I want, the location i live and the project i'm trying to complete. I have realized reading through this 1. i like the idea of a more powerful Bike experience, r...
by laminarflowca
Aug 20 2019 10:25pm
Forum: E-Bike General Discussion
Topic: Rear hub or Mid-drive (should I just flip a coin?)
Replies: 26
Views: 1040

Rear hub or Mid-drive (should I just flip a coin?)

This is a follow on post from my previous post further down: -Beginner E-bike DIY in Canada (Vancouver Island)) Basically I still can't decide between rear hub and mid drive Was 99% ready to order a Direct Drive rear Hub for my first project. But part of my brain keeps nagging me that I should get a...
by laminarflowca
Aug 14 2019 10:06pm
Forum: E-Bike General Discussion
Topic: Beginner E-bike DIY in Canada (Vancouver Island)
Replies: 10
Views: 430

Re: Beginner E-bike DIY in Canada (Vancouver Island)

Wow, thanks to everyone who replied. it's given me more information to help me get there in making my decision on what to order. To answer some questions I'm in Nanaimo on Vancouver Island. With regard to weather although it rains the route I used to ride seemed just fine with Rim brakes, and I used...
by laminarflowca
Aug 14 2019 12:30am
Forum: E-Bike General Discussion
Topic: Beginner E-bike DIY in Canada (Vancouver Island)
Replies: 10
Views: 430

Beginner E-bike DIY in Canada (Vancouver Island)

Hi all, Wondering if anyone would be able to help a beginner E-bike fan..... So for reference i'm based in Canada (Vancouver island), im plan to be doing a 6KM each way daily commute on paved bike trails and roads with a few hills. The altitude varies from Sea level to 300ft above at the highest poi...