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by LockH
Jan 24 2019 5:52pm
Forum: Battery Technology
Topic: Which battery chemistry for extreme climates?
Replies: 37
Views: 2655

Re: Which battery chemistry for extreme climates?

BU-410: Charging at High and Low Temperatures : https://batteryuniversity.com/learn/article/charging_at_high_and_low_temperatures Many battery users are unaware that consumer-grade lithium-ion batteries cannot be charged below 0°C (32°F). Although the pack appears to be charging normally, plating o...
by LockH
Jan 24 2019 5:32pm
Forum: E-Bike General Discussion
Topic: Persecuting E-Bikes in New York City
Replies: 220
Views: 23540

Re: Persecuting E-Bikes in New York City

NYPD’s E-Bike Seizure Initiative Does Not Extend to Queens, Cops Say : https://queenseagle.com/all/2019/1/24/nypds-e-bike-seizure-initiative-does-not-extend-to-queens Starts: A spate of electric bike seizures by NYPD officers in Manhattan last week encountered intense criticism from safe streets ac...
by LockH
Jan 24 2019 3:51pm
Forum: Battery Technology
Topic: Which battery chemistry for extreme climates?
Replies: 37
Views: 2655

Re: Which battery chemistry for extreme climates?

Had plans at one point to "take the (energy) hit" and install Farnam nickel-chrome thin heating pads (w/very low watts) on the inside/bottom of my battery case: https://endless-sphere.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=35&t=19001 https://farnam-custom.com/custom/flexible-heaters Silicone Rubber perhaps... h...
by LockH
Jan 24 2019 2:43pm
Forum: E-vents
Topic: Lost Sierra Races 2019, July 12-14
Replies: 49
Views: 5802

Re: Lost Sierra Races 2019, July 5-7

^^ :lol:
by LockH
Jan 24 2019 2:40pm
Forum: Electric Aircraft
Topic: Elephant in the room - Quadcopters...
Replies: 197
Views: 40595

Re: Elephant in the room - Quadcopters...

There are five problems with hydrogen that don't have good solutions so far. 5) (the big one) we don't have any. ... and how much hydrogen would you estimate this planet has as water (H2O)? Hehe... Have used electricity to break down water as wires into test-tubes via electrolysis. :wink: https://w...
by LockH
Jan 24 2019 1:38pm
Forum: Electric Aircraft
Topic: Elephant in the room - Quadcopters...
Replies: 197
Views: 40595

Re: Elephant in the room - Quadcopters...

Boeing's self-flying taxi completes its first flight ("It's a significant step toward airborne cross-town travel."): https://www.engadget.com/2019/01/23/boeing-autonomous-flying-taxi-completes-flight https://o.aolcdn.com/images/dims?quality=85&image_uri=https%3A%2F%2Fo.aolcdn.com%2Fimages%2Fdims%3F...
by LockH
Jan 24 2019 8:27am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Ebiker Joke thread...
Replies: 1561
Views: 163541

Re: The Ebiker Joke thread...

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by LockH
Jan 23 2019 8:16pm
Forum: E-Bike General Discussion
Topic: Persecuting E-Bikes in New York City
Replies: 220
Views: 23540

Re: Persecuting E-Bikes in New York City

City food delivery workers on e-bikes could see legal relief soon ("A package of City Council legislation would legalize throttle e-bikes and e-scooters in New York City."): https://www.amny.com/transit/nyc-delivery-ebikes-escooters-1.26355451 Starts: Food delivery workers rallied behind local lawm...
by LockH
Jan 23 2019 9:40am
Forum: E-Scooter and Motorcycle Photos & Videos
Topic: Horses of Iron
Replies: 913
Views: 264409

Re: Horses of Iron

^^ Groovy... :)



(Non parlo italiano?) ;) :
by LockH
Jan 23 2019 6:34am
Forum: Electric Aircraft
Topic: Elephant in the room - Quadcopters...
Replies: 197
Views: 40595

Re: Elephant in the room - Quadcopters...

The Brampton Flight Centre will be conducting their RPAS Advanced Transport Canada Exam Preparation Course from February 1st – 3rd. This course reflects the brand new Transport Canada guidelines. For more information, please visit our website for a list of topics that our comprehensive course inclu...
by LockH
Jan 16 2019 1:03pm
Forum: E-Bike General Discussion
Topic: I bought an E Bike for my wife but she says its to slow
Replies: 16
Views: 1271

Re: I bought an E Bike for my wife but she says its to slow

Hehe... "Plenty of ebikers are happy with 250W. But...if she wants more power, I say why not?"...

I vote for acceleration. In a stop-and-go 21st-century urban world. :mrgreen: (Involves tons of amps...) :lol:
by LockH
Jan 16 2019 11:30am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Fiat Chrysler pays millions...
Replies: 17
Views: 1351

Re: Fiat Chrysler pays millions...

DAND214 wrote:
Jan 16 2019 11:24am
I don't care, THEY STINK & They pollute!
Dan
Hehe... and they often have one or more empty seats... w/plenty of empty cargo space. :mrgreen:
by LockH
Jan 16 2019 11:16am
Forum: E-Bike General Discussion
Topic: I bought an E Bike for my wife but she says its to slow
Replies: 16
Views: 1271

Re: I bought an E Bike for my wife but she says its to slow

Hehe... "decent bikers on real bikes"... :lol: Hiya. Canada here... where laws for the "power-assisted bicycle" on roads limit max. motor speed to 32kmh (American cousins say "20 mph". And that's *continuous*... funny lawyers... no mentions yet re peaks... :lol: ) Anyway, being a 21st-century urban ...
by LockH
Jan 16 2019 10:59am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Fiat Chrysler pays millions...
Replies: 17
Views: 1351

Re: Fiat Chrysler pays millions...

Hehe... News from England from 2016... UK air pollution 'linked to 40,000 early deaths a year' : https://www.bbc.com/news/health-35629034 Starts: Outdoor air pollution is contributing to about 40,000 early deaths a year in the UK, say the Royal Colleges of Physicians and of Paediatrics and Child Hea...
by LockH
Jan 15 2019 1:51pm
Forum: E-Vehicles General Discussion
Topic: The KERS System
Replies: 4
Views: 1366

Re: The KERS System

Bicycle kinetic energy recovery system "BiKERS" : https://www.geeky-gadgets.com/bicycle-kinetic-energy-recovery-system-15-01-2019/ Developer Julian Eyre based in the United Kingdom has created a new bicycle kinetic energy recovery system aptly named BiKERS. Designed to help provide assistance to ri...
by LockH
Jan 15 2019 12:56pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Fiat Chrysler pays millions...
Replies: 17
Views: 1351

Re: Fiat Chrysler pays millions...

Smoke wrote:
Jan 15 2019 1:46am
I think you mean Volkswagen syndrome.
Hehe... Oooops... correct. :lol:
by LockH
Jan 15 2019 1:09am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Fiat Chrysler pays millions...
Replies: 17
Views: 1351

Fiat Chrysler pays millions...

Hehe... the "BMW Syndrome"? Fiat Chrysler pays millions to settle emissions charges : https://inhabitat.com/fiat-chrysler-pays-millions-to-settle-emissions-charges/ Starts: Fiat Chrysler has reached a settlement with the Justice Department, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the owners of...
by LockH
Jan 13 2019 6:47am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Ebiker Joke thread...
Replies: 1561
Views: 163541

Re: The Ebiker Joke thread...

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by LockH
Jan 13 2019 6:10am
Forum: Motor Technology
Topic: Elaphe's hub motors
Replies: 2
Views: 945

Elaphe's hub motors

Hehe... ESB "Search found 5 matches: Elaphe". Again: Elaphe's hub motors for all kind of electric vehicles...from Slovenia with love : https://tech-papyrus.blogspot.com/2019/01/elaphes-hub-motors-for-all-kind-of.html https://3.bp.blogspot.com/-Mpl5dhLipbY/XDpCbWqXOXI/AAAAAAAAAZo/mOPC6vJOTPkVIvS6bgb1...
by LockH
Jan 12 2019 7:34am
Forum: E-Vehicles General Discussion
Topic: Kia Seed Car
Replies: 3
Views: 948

Kia Seed Car

CES 2019: Kia Seed Car concept is a zero-emission personal mobility solution for pedal lovers : http://overdrive.in/news-cars-auto/ces-2019-kia-seed-car-concept-is-a-zero-emission-personal-mobility-solution-for-pedal-lovers/ http://stat.overdrive.in/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/Kia-Seed-Car-CES-2019-...
by LockH
Jan 10 2019 6:30am
Forum: E-Bike General Discussion
Topic: Persecuting E-Bikes in New York City
Replies: 220
Views: 23540

Re: Persecuting E-Bikes in New York City

Sparks fly in debate over electric bicycles : https://www.thevillager.com/2019/01/10/sparks-fly-in-debate-over-electric-bicycles/ Starts: BY GABE HERMAN | As the city’s bicycle culture continues to grow, electric bikes remain a flashpoint regarding pedestrian safety and which types of e-bikes – and...
by LockH
Jan 09 2019 4:41pm
Forum: E-Bike General Discussion
Topic: MATE folding electric bike
Replies: 22
Views: 3189

Re: MATE folding electric bike

... Hehe... and I see the folks at Mate are still "in the game"... issuing a PR re CES 2019... Crowdfunding Miracle-makers at #CES2019 Want to Start an e-bike Revolution : https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/crowdfunding-miracle-makers-at-ces2019-want-to-start-an-e-bike-revolution-300775885.htm...
by LockH
Jan 08 2019 6:57pm
Forum: E-Bike General Discussion
Topic: Wink Bar, the connected handlebar
Replies: 3
Views: 479

Wink Bar, the connected handlebar

Spotted at CES 2019... https://velco.bike/img/WinkBars.dd11a3ca.png Wink Bar can be installed on any bike and is controlled through your smartphone. You can now enjoy intuitive GPS navigation, Track & Trace and powerful integrated headlights. All the necessary is now implemented on your bike. XdjqnR...