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by highlandr
Jan 11 2020 8:21pm
Forum: Items Wanted
Topic: Used controller for small geared motor wanted
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Used controller for small geared motor wanted

I'm looking for a used controller for my build (48v, geared hub motor). I will also need a throttle but can improvise. Let me know what you have, I'm in Washington state. Thank you,

Chris
by highlandr
Jan 07 2020 9:34pm
Forum: E-Bike General Discussion
Topic: New Surly Big Dummy build with only used parts
Replies: 6
Views: 458

Re: New Surly Big Dummy build with only used parts

if you're using the existing gears (with the motor), you're driving the *right* side of the wheel, though it would be the *left* side of the BB. is that what you mean? Yes, your crazybike2 is very inspiring, I'm trying to read as much as I can about it. To see what kind of power/torque/etc will be ...
by highlandr
Jan 07 2020 9:03pm
Forum: E-Bike General Discussion
Topic: New Surly Big Dummy build with only used parts
Replies: 6
Views: 458

Re: New Surly Big Dummy build with only used parts

I love those Surlys and the recycle/re-use part of your plan. Tell us more about those hills. And, welcome to the forum. I'm in NE Washington in the mountains, and while there are some flat sections of road, most is short (1/2 mile) ups and downs. During the summer when I'm higher up with the anima...
by highlandr
Jan 07 2020 3:01pm
Forum: E-Bike General Discussion
Topic: New Surly Big Dummy build with only used parts
Replies: 6
Views: 458

New Surly Big Dummy build with only used parts

Hello, I've been lurking this forum for long enough that it's time I register and share my electric dream. It's inspired by ideas and builders on this site from all over the world, especially those that get by with whatever they have available (shout out to Naeem!). My name is Chris, I'm a shepherd ...