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by Hobbit
Aug 25 2012 3:40pm
Forum: EBike Build Threads
Topic: Hobbit's Rans Fusion
Replies: 78
Views: 15698

Re: Hobbit's Rans Fusion

And then rerun the methods calibration thang.   methods wrote: 1) I plug the CA into your controller 2) I attach a power supply to your controller (typically 48V).....or your batteries! 3) I set the iCharger constant current source (Foam Cut) to 20A 4) I attach the (+) iCharger output to your main g...
by Hobbit
Aug 24 2012 5:38pm
Forum: EBike Build Threads
Topic: Hobbit's Rans Fusion
Replies: 78
Views: 15698

Re: Hobbit's Rans Fusion

You have much to learn young grasshopper :P I had the controllers made beefy as shit coz that's how I roll :wink: The current limit is set at 50a for a variety of reasons, as a default, because most lifepo4 BMSs wont deliver over that, because noobs will burn out motors if they sustain higher currr...
by Hobbit
Aug 24 2012 5:33pm
Forum: EBike Build Threads
Topic: Hobbit's Rans Fusion
Replies: 78
Views: 15698

Re: Hobbit's Rans Fusion

Your new battery enclosure, is atleast 10X better than your first one! :mrgreen: ............... Not that your first one wasn't good :lol: Nice color, is that spray paint? I bought one of those "poorman's spraygun" kits..so I went and selected my colour out of a book at a automotive paint...
by Hobbit
Aug 23 2012 9:06pm
Forum: EBike Build Threads
Topic: Hobbit's Rans Fusion
Replies: 78
Views: 15698

Re: Hobbit's Rans Fusion

Looks good mate, maybe add some frangipani stickers on there as well - should finish it off nicely :mrgreen: index.jpg (co-incidence that when I googled "frangipani bike" that was the first pic that came up, in the right colour and everything ! haha) HAHAHAHA yeah, my wife actually refers...
by Hobbit
Aug 23 2012 6:59pm
Forum: EBike Build Threads
Topic: Hobbit's Rans Fusion
Replies: 78
Views: 15698

Re: Hobbit's Rans Fusion

Ok... so Igot fairly discouraged and stalled the progress of the battery box for a little while there. I was considering scraping it and starting over but It's pretty damn close to complete so I'll see it through. The JB weld was a total fail. not sure if i didn't get the blend exactly 50/50 or it w...
by Hobbit
Aug 22 2012 3:04am
Forum: EBike Build Threads
Topic: Hyena's e-bike builds (now with HD video)
Replies: 3900
Views: 551578

Re: Hyena's e-bike builds (now with HD video)

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here's cheers, broo.

I couldn't organize a naked lady like the one i got ya for last birthday, but this tastes nicer.(maybe)
by Hobbit
Aug 21 2012 9:59pm
Forum: EVents
Topic: Sydney group ride - - Saturday 18th August
Replies: 140
Views: 22158

Re: Sydney group ride - - Saturday 18th August

Agreed, but i think what full-throttle is alluding to is "cressy descent" being one of those purist meccas where anything other than "taking yourself far too seriously as an athlete/cyclist" is scorned. A bit like that bike track at loftus, if ya ain't wearing lycra, you dont bel...
by Hobbit
Aug 21 2012 9:33pm
Forum: EVents
Topic: Sydney group ride - - Saturday 18th August
Replies: 140
Views: 22158

Re: Sydney group ride - - Saturday 18th August

Alrightie!..,. I just need to borrow jay's fighter for a couple of days. I'll get right back to you.... :P
by Hobbit
Aug 21 2012 9:05pm
Forum: EVents
Topic: Sydney group ride - - Saturday 18th August
Replies: 140
Views: 22158

Re: Sydney group ride - - Saturday 18th August

And then there's the whole...." in and out before they knew what hit 'em"

....now i'm describIng my love life again.... :lol:

"was that an e-bike?"
"where?"
"back there.... Gone now"
by Hobbit
Aug 20 2012 12:30am
Forum: EVents
Topic: Sydney group ride - - Saturday 18th August
Replies: 140
Views: 22158

Re: Sydney group ride - - Saturday 18th August

I really like it how, about the most complicated thing i did in that vid was hold jays bike for him but because i'm hanging with guys doing wheelies and burnouts and powerslides, it makes Me look good too. 8) ...or does it?... :|
by Hobbit
Aug 18 2012 10:47pm
Forum: EVents
Topic: Sydney group ride - - Saturday 18th August
Replies: 140
Views: 22158

Re: Sydney group ride - - Saturday 18th August

I've always said an extra 2 inches is worth having. :wink:
by Hobbit
Aug 18 2012 10:08pm
Forum: EVents
Topic: Sydney group ride - - Saturday 18th August
Replies: 140
Views: 22158

Re: Sydney group ride - - Saturday 18th August

t3sla wrote:I think lost count at the number of excuses you just gave for not winning that race :mrgreen:

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Ironically, I was PWNED by him IN THE SAME RACE :twisted:
by Hobbit
Aug 18 2012 5:07am
Forum: EVents
Topic: Sydney group ride - - Saturday 18th August
Replies: 140
Views: 22158

Re: Sydney group ride - - Saturday 18th August

Yeah, cracker of a day! Great to put some names to faces. It's really kinda energizing, doing this kinda stuff, still buzzed. Asked for a "smile please" and this is what I got...(maybe it was all those photoshops of hyenas head on a frock that's made him so..... ....twisted and evil.... :t...
by Hobbit
Aug 17 2012 5:42pm
Forum: EVents
Topic: Sydney group ride - - Saturday 18th August
Replies: 140
Views: 22158

Re: Sydney group ride - - Saturday 18th August

Fast ship? You've never heard of the millenium volkswagen?
by Hobbit
Aug 17 2012 4:47pm
Forum: EVents
Topic: Sydney group ride - - Saturday 18th August
Replies: 140
Views: 22158

Re: Sydney group ride - - Saturday 18th August

Hyena wrote: You still able to swing by my joint Hobs ? Say around 1:10 ?
So....passage to alderaan, huh, i'll do it for 15000. ( or no worries )

And you too argh, i can take you from Cronulla station to the park... Private message if i've revived yer keenness.
by Hobbit
Aug 17 2012 4:47am
Forum: EVents
Topic: Sydney group ride - - Saturday 18th August
Replies: 140
Views: 22158

Re: Sydney group ride - - Saturday 18th August

Yeah, entry to the park, 1.30...wahoo!
by Hobbit
Aug 17 2012 4:36am
Forum: EVents
Topic: Cape York to Sydney ebike ride - events along the way
Replies: 25
Views: 7178

Re: Cape York to Sydney ebike ride - events along the way

Go for it Maurice! Should get easier from now.... Isn't it all downhill from there?? :mrgreen:
by Hobbit
Aug 15 2012 4:17am
Forum: EVents
Topic: Sydney group ride - - Saturday 18th August
Replies: 140
Views: 22158

Re: Sydney group ride - July 15th

I think "that big bridge" is where they pump all the crude oil off the oil tankers into the refinery to make a big chunk of australia's petrol.. So a guy in a ronald mcdonald wig with a bicycle full of what looks like C4 would make security all grumpy and serious. :lol: Do we need a chargi...
by Hobbit
Aug 13 2012 4:14pm
Forum: EBike Build Threads
Topic: Hobbit's Rans Fusion
Replies: 78
Views: 15698

Re: Hobbit's Rans Fusion

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this shows a bit more profile.
by Hobbit
Aug 13 2012 4:08pm
Forum: EVents
Topic: Sydney group ride - - Saturday 18th August
Replies: 140
Views: 22158

Re: Sydney group ride - July 15th

Saturday is a very rare saturday off so I'm in.
by Hobbit
Aug 13 2012 4:04am
Forum: EBike Build Threads
Topic: Hobbit's Rans Fusion
Replies: 78
Views: 15698

Re: Hobbit's Rans Fusion

http://i1119.photobucket.com/albums/k630/paulk1973/Untitled.jpg http://i1119.photobucket.com/albums/k630/paulk1973/Untitled-1.jpg http://i1119.photobucket.com/albums/k630/paulk1973/Untitled-2.jpg 'scuse my MASSIVE photos but yes, I believe cntrl +/- seems to work for gettin' it all in. This is the ...
by Hobbit
Aug 10 2012 11:45pm
Forum: EBike Build Threads
Topic: Hyena's e-bike builds (now with HD video)
Replies: 3900
Views: 551578

Re: Hyena's e-bike builds (now with HD video)

Cool. You got em laced up yet ? I'm keen to see how that nirve fat ass tyre looks. Still haven't ordered mine yet but it should look badass on the 3" rim. I've got the tyre on a halo rim now, sitting in the shed, but that's it, just an empty rim :oops: with a bag of spokes next to it ready to ...
by Hobbit
Aug 10 2012 10:43pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Found a Hub Motor in my Washer!
Replies: 4
Views: 1953

Re: Found a Hub Motor in my Washer!

and then there's....

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by Hobbit
Aug 10 2012 10:39pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Found a Hub Motor in my Washer!
Replies: 4
Views: 1953

Re: Found a Hub Motor in my Washer!

I think you'll find it's a knock off of fisher & paykel direct drive washing machine motor discussed here... http://endless-sphere.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=2&t=942&hilit=fisher I seem to recall some guy pulling them off the junk pile and converting them into peddle generators and such...
by Hobbit
Aug 10 2012 7:22pm
Forum: EBike Build Threads
Topic: Hyena's e-bike builds (now with HD video)
Replies: 3900
Views: 551578

Re: Hyena's e-bike builds (now with HD video)

I think we should start a pool on how long this new go-pro will last before some kind of catastrophic whatever..I'm saying mid october, tops. If ya ever need a camera man, I'll put my hand up....I could bring a ready long pole and pretend to be a quadie...I'd even hum really loud and run along behin...