Cargo/Porteur EBike

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TortugaEbike   1 µW

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Cargo/Porteur EBike

Post by TortugaEbike » Oct 29 2012 11:21am

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Long time lurker... Finally pulled the trigger on what I think is the simplest/lightest solution
to building the perfect utility Ebike. Started with a high quality steel Bridgestone MB-zip 26" city bike.
Bought a rear wheel geared kit with 36v lipo bottle form battery from Doug at GoCarLite.com in Fresno.
Easy installation took an hour. Total weight LT 45# Will add P.D.W. LED lights and fenders next.

Im a strong bike rider in my mid 50s, but wanted something to effortlessly allow me to commute the 5 miles to/from work and pick up groceries on the way home. This does it, and is a blast to ride!

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Beachcruzer   100 W

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Joined: Jul 30 2011 11:52pm
Location: Dana Point, California

Re: Cargo/Porteur EBike

Post by Beachcruzer » Oct 29 2012 10:47pm

Very clean and well-done build. Minimalism rules.

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