Search found 406 matches

by torqueon
Aug 08 2009 11:05pm
Forum: Polls & Surveys
Topic: What chemistry do you use? (Ver. 2)
Replies: 29
Views: 26940

Lithium

Sounds like the why to go, also sound complcated, I want plug and play, you know a daily driver, I do not want to fart around chargers and batteries every evening
by torqueon
Aug 08 2009 10:03pm
Forum: Battery Technology
Topic: lituim battery chargers
Replies: 10
Views: 863

lituim battery chargers

I just finish my lawnmower powered e bike, I want to upgrade to lithium, I have done some much reading on these batteries, I just might puke one up some day, and I still have many ? # 1 is when the selller says the charger is rated at 3 or 5 amps is that for the whole string of cells or per cell, re...
by torqueon
Aug 07 2009 6:37pm
Forum: E-Bike General Discussion
Topic: mtb with 24 volt lawnmower motor
Replies: 11
Views: 1774

Re: mtb with 24 volt lawnmower motor

I had a B & D motor I did a bench test that jump hard Yea it would be a real wheel poper if the Batts could handle it fried on the next test due to hardware that got in unit The motor on bike is from a ryiobe unit which runs nice no over heating now that I got the ratio right If its that Black & Dec...
by torqueon
Aug 07 2009 6:24pm
Forum: E-Bike General Discussion
Topic: mtb with 24 volt lawnmower motor
Replies: 11
Views: 1774

Re: mtb with 24 volt lawnmower motor

this motor is off a Ryiobe lawn mower it runs good no heat, I had a B & D that I was going to use it fried on the bench due hardware that fell in[ the B & D motor would problely make a real wheel stander quote="dscline"]I have one of those old 24v B&D cordless mowers... I had to take it apart once t...
by torqueon
Aug 05 2009 9:18pm
Forum: E-Bike General Discussion
Topic: mtb with 24 volt lawnmower motor
Replies: 11
Views: 1774

Re: mtb with 24 volt lawnmower motor

I try to post pics I think web site blocking or my computer needs attentoin I willtry to post pics later . I like your set up real simple Do you have pics of this on your computer? It are easy to learn how to post them. Your build sounds interesting. Similar to the Peltzer floor-scrubber motor? http...
by torqueon
Aug 05 2009 8:37pm
Forum: E-Bike General Discussion
Topic: mtb with 24 volt lawnmower motor
Replies: 11
Views: 1774

mtb with 24 volt lawnmower motor

I just finish this build last month I am very happy it pulls hills @ 18 m p h and goes 25 on the flats with no pedaling. I weight 170 lbs. ,powered by 9 amp hour 36 volt SLI batteries, so far i have gone 5 miles and return with 50% dod I am wondering if any of you have similar built I enjoy this bik...