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by bakaneko
Oct 27 2018 4:31pm
Forum: E-Bike General Discussion
Topic: Input needed... 30mph cruise and 40-45mph top speed ebike
Replies: 20
Views: 2191

Re: Input needed... 30mph cruise and 40-45mph top speed ebike

Allow me to translate why 'fat tires' are not practical for such a build. Yeah, I am aware of that. I might just go with a 27.5" bike and wide (2.4") tires. I want the wow-effect of fatter tires. Also, I low-sided on my 26" ebike once and hurt my wrist trying to do a motorcycle lean....
by bakaneko
Oct 26 2018 12:53pm
Forum: E-Bike General Discussion
Topic: Input needed... 30mph cruise and 40-45mph top speed ebike
Replies: 20
Views: 2191

Re: Input needed... 30mph cruise and 40-45mph top speed ebike

Thanks for all the replies guys. It really helps. Yes, I know this 40-45 is dangerous but that is just like peak power for when I'm on a safe, nice large shoulder straightaway and want a thrill. I will keep it at about 30 mph most of the time. I wanted 40-45 because if that is peak then the system s...
by bakaneko
Oct 25 2018 8:10pm
Forum: E-Bike General Discussion
Topic: Input needed... 30mph cruise and 40-45mph top speed ebike
Replies: 20
Views: 2191

Input needed... 30mph cruise and 40-45mph top speed ebike

Well, I sold the motorcycle and now I only have my 500W 1.2kWh ebike, which is great and fun but a bit too slow at 22-23 mph top speed, 17 mph cruise, 50 mile+ range. I want to go a bit faster so 40-45 mph top speed, 30 mph cruise, and still 50 miles+ range (at 25-30 mph). I am on a tight budget and...