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by thorlancaster328
May 26 2018 11:13pm
Forum: Motor Technology
Topic: Building a 100% DIY ESC for motors
Replies: 34
Views: 3942

Re: Building a 100% DIY ESC for motors

Thank you everyone for the advice. I've heard of the high-side N-channel driver chips, but I wanted to do this the 100% DIY way. I already had ~90% of the required parts in my storage drawers (everything except the FETs). In hindsight, I probably should have used just N-channel FETs and a driver IC....
by thorlancaster328
May 25 2018 11:25pm
Forum: Motor Technology
Topic: Building a 100% DIY ESC for motors
Replies: 34
Views: 3942

Building a 100% DIY ESC for motors

About a week ago, I decided that I was going to build an electric bike. I was looking at kits, and all of the cheap ones have cheap controllers (go figure!). As a result, I decided to build my own. Right now, I have been soldering for a day and it is looking pretty nice. All 3 channels test out fine...