EV Steampunk

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Re: EV Steampunk

Post by LockH » Mar 22, 2014 11:20 pm

allen_okc wrote: ...wimhurst generator...
BINGO! (First time the word "wimhurst" has been used on Alt. Planet "ES", in a complete sentence, or at all, at a glance, - I had forgotten that machine myself -, actually.)
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Re: EV Steampunk

Post by allen_okc » Mar 24, 2014 5:55 pm

etard wrote:Looks great man, What are you using to bend them? Heat and mandrels?

actually im bending them with a vice holding a tube with a slot in it and hand bending the flat stock that i got from home depot...
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Re: EV Steampunk

Post by allen_okc » Mar 24, 2014 5:58 pm

LockH wrote:
allen_okc wrote: ...wimhurst generator...
BINGO! (First time the word "wimhurst" has been used on Alt. Planet "ES", in a complete sentence, or at all, at a glance, - I had forgotten that machine myself -, actually.)

actually i see a few possibilities using the Wimhurst Generator as a actual generator for the driving lights, still experimental as always, but this time i want to add it to one of the bikes and the Steampunk bike is the best choice for the job...
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Re: EV Steampunk

Post by LockH » Mar 24, 2014 6:29 pm

Oh goody. Another maybe mad scientist! (Alt. Planet "E.S." is full of them.)
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Re: EV Steampunk

Post by allen_okc » Apr 30, 2014 9:07 pm

new update for the EV Steampunk motorcycle...

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Re: EV Steampunk

Post by biohazardman » May 01, 2014 12:00 am

Looking good! Brings a grin to my face every time I see it. Bet you have allot of hours into that by now. Keep up the good werq.
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Re: EV Steampunk

Post by arkmundi » May 01, 2014 3:41 am

Dude, totally amazing! Once complete, are you going to tour it around? I mean it could be the center piece of an ebike show. Best for the completion!

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Re: EV Steampunk

Post by allen_okc » May 01, 2014 5:42 am

im going to take it too as many car and bike shows that i can, and ride it as a daily commuter on sunny days - im really curious as to how the public is going to react. i know my other EV motorcycle gets a lot of attention, but this bike will definitely draw crowds.

i expect a lot of folks will be more of a, WTF was that attitude. it should be a lot fun to ride :)
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Re: EV Steampunk

Post by LockH » May 01, 2014 9:38 am

Maybe throw a skull face into that vehicle paint job. :)
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Re: EV Steampunk

Post by arkmundi » May 01, 2014 10:11 am

allen_okc wrote:im going to take it too as many car and bike shows that i can, and ride it as a daily commuter on sunny days - im really curious as to how the public is going to react. i know my other EV motorcycle gets a lot of attention, but this bike will definitely draw crowds. i expect a lot of folks will be more of a, WTF was that attitude. it should be a lot fun to ride :)
http://www.lets-ride.com/event/massachusetts.htm :mrgreen:

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Re: EV Steampunk

Post by allen_okc » May 07, 2014 2:56 pm

my way of disguising the PB-8 throttle for the bike...
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Re: EV Steampunk

Post by Laserman » Aug 02, 2014 8:44 am

Allenokc, you ever read terry pratchett disc world?the reason is your avatar I think is death and his grand daughter Susan, and if you ever get a chance see if you can find the book or the animated tv series called soul music, death rides a bike that looks a lot like the one you are building. Keep up the great work and as the orangutang says ook !
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Re: EV Steampunk

Post by allen_okc » Dec 30, 2014 12:04 pm

last of the year update for the steampunk bike...

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Re: EV Steampunk

Post by allen_okc » Dec 30, 2014 12:08 pm

new batteries for the steampunk bike...
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Re: EV Steampunk

Post by LockH » Dec 30, 2014 3:31 pm

Oh Oh. SOMEbuddy's having just too much fun w/ebikin'. (And ES STILL w/no "Thumbs Up" as seen on site FacePlant. Grumble grumble (And hope I spelt Facebook right.)
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Re: EV Steampunk

Post by LockH » Jun 03, 2017 9:40 pm

[BURP] (Thread from December, 2014] STILL stoked on "steampunk" aka seeing the world... "differently". :wink:
ES changed my life (for the waaaaay better).

Eff. June, 2014 Phoenix Ebike Promotions

(Current ride? High speed lawn chair.)
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Phoenix Ebike Promotions conversion kit (work in progress. More drink holders, etc etc)
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