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by guyrandom1
Nov 14 2019 5:56am
Forum: Items for Sale - New
Topic: Kepler Bottom Bracket Friction Drive For Sale (Finally)
Replies: 386
Views: 84910

Re: Kepler Bottom Bracket Friction Drive For Sale (Finally)

I've ordered the drive kit and am piecing together the rest of the parts. What's the latest recommendation on the controller? I was looking at the Vesp-x but have been unable to find. It looks like it is now rebranded as Enertion FocBox, but I am only finding the Unity variant that is listed at $300...
by guyrandom1
Nov 03 2019 6:29am
Forum: EBike General Discussion
Topic: Small hub motor
Replies: 29
Views: 6192

Re: Small hub motor

Thank you everyone for the feedback. I may need to test drive an ebike with pedal assist off to see if the concept is even valid, or if the drag (as motomech pointed out) is enough that I will end up wanting pedal assist just to at least cover the tax of even a lightweig non motorized motor. I did a...
by guyrandom1
Nov 02 2019 4:27am
Forum: EBike General Discussion
Topic: Small hub motor
Replies: 29
Views: 6192

Small hub motor

I have been interested in building a small hub motor ebike as a road bike conversion. I have been an off and on bike rider, so have a road bike that I am looking to augment with a small motor to give it an occasional boost (throttle only), but intend to ride it 99% of the time on pedal only. As such...