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by rodr
Aug 26 2019 5:21pm
Forum: E-Bike General Discussion
Topic: General Inquiry from Oz
Replies: 21
Views: 528

Re: General Inquiry from Oz

Thanks everyone for the insightful comments. Very helpful! Have to say I'm surprised how expensive the mid mount kits are compared to new e-bikes. Anyone have experience with CNEBIKES? In particular looking at this plus their 10 Ah battery, for a total of $USD 619 with shipping. Also, would a batter...
by rodr
Aug 26 2019 4:59pm
Forum: Forum Rules and Features
Topic: The future of our forum - facebook versus web forums
Replies: 64
Views: 6837

Re: The future of our forum - facebook versus web forums

Fascinating topic, with great insights! No way you'd see that on FB. :) I've been experimenting with phpBB myself, and it's inspiring to see how well ES has leveraged it. Thank you for all the hard work that's gone into this forum. ... There are now so many ebikes around inner Melbourne it's ridicul...
by rodr
Aug 26 2019 4:22am
Forum: E-Bike General Discussion
Topic: General Inquiry from Oz
Replies: 21
Views: 528

Re: General Inquiry from Oz

markz wrote:
Aug 26 2019 1:59am
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Buy everything from https://em3ev.com/shop/?prod_cat_=middle-motor-kit
Very reputable seller, out of China. Buy your battery from them, your mid drive kit, charger, everything.
Throw in a spare throttle.
Thanks. Wow, looks close to $AUD 1400 ($USD 950-ish) with shipping. :shock:
by rodr
Aug 26 2019 3:53am
Forum: E-Bike General Discussion
Topic: General Inquiry from Oz
Replies: 21
Views: 528

Re: General Inquiry from Oz

donn wrote:
Aug 26 2019 3:26am
rodr wrote:
Aug 26 2019 12:35am
Thanks Donn, looks like about a 7-8% grade near here.
How far?
Hmm, there are multiple hills like that throughout the area. Typical length of an uphill section might be 100 - 200 meters.
by rodr
Aug 26 2019 12:35am
Forum: E-Bike General Discussion
Topic: General Inquiry from Oz
Replies: 21
Views: 528

Re: General Inquiry from Oz

Thanks Donn, looks like about a 7-8% grade near here.
by rodr
Aug 25 2019 11:41pm
Forum: E-Bike General Discussion
Topic: General Inquiry from Oz
Replies: 21
Views: 528

General Inquiry from Oz

My wife wants an e-bike, and I'm wondering whether to do a conversion of her Electra Townie... https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/lC1-epb3RuZTN7s38qvp_1wnrSy7hSt2pwvx0TBGuxCWTdoJl3AZS1z6Rd4t1Hi89o7jL-Hv_Pvc7W4l-hoIyERCawr5jWFKcA_jYJjrTdAK8m2vCTsRq24PtwSI0NPQR2J_mCkgN_HvA1Ft8b7apjNEXc_CDA3Kd7TWgNuCPQ3...