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by ironbrewer
Jul 04 2020 3:22pm
Forum: E-Bike General Discussion
Topic: Advice on Picking a Hub Kit
Replies: 11
Views: 506

Re: Advice on Picking a Hub Kit

Quigly wrote:
May 05 2020 12:21pm
It was not a waterproof kit, I played with the connectors a lot regardless, don’t think it was them. I found a similar 1500 watt csc kit on ebay that I am probably going to try.

So did you end up getting anything, and if so what did you get, and how is it working for you?
by ironbrewer
May 29 2020 6:54pm
Forum: E-Bike Build Threads / Photos & Video
Topic: Budget Ebike 48v 1000w 30a/h Battery
Replies: 2
Views: 959

Re: Budget Ebike 48v 1000w 30a/h Battery

What battery and motor kit did you use? Any links to them?
by ironbrewer
May 26 2020 1:55am
Forum: E-Bike General Discussion
Topic: Cheap ebike kit for paragliding retrieve
Replies: 12
Views: 399

Re: Cheap ebike kit for paragliding retrieve

Thanks for that tip. I didn't know about at least half speed of total on climbs.
by ironbrewer
May 25 2020 10:17am
Forum: E-Bike General Discussion
Topic: Cheap ebike kit for paragliding retrieve
Replies: 12
Views: 399

Re: Cheap ebike kit for paragliding retrieve

Distance is 15.5 mi, desired speed 22 mph, rider weight 220 lb, climb 1600 ft. Using 300 lb for rider + bike + battery + stuff, gives 186 Wh for just the climb at 100% efficiency. At 50 % eff. the Wh for the climb becomes 373 Wh. 22 mph will use a lot more battery than 14 mph. I used to ride a dire...
by ironbrewer
May 24 2020 3:30pm
Forum: E-Bike General Discussion
Topic: Cheap ebike kit for paragliding retrieve
Replies: 12
Views: 399

Re: Cheap ebike kit for paragliding retrieve

The dirt roads I will be using are pretty well maintained. They are always passable by a normal passenger car like a civic, corolla, etc. I would like to try to keep the bike to about 50 to 55 pounds without battery so it won't be too heavy for my bike rack. Looking at maybe something like these fro...
by ironbrewer
May 20 2020 11:27am
Forum: E-Bike General Discussion
Topic: Cheap ebike kit for paragliding retrieve
Replies: 12
Views: 399

Cheap ebike kit for paragliding retrieve

I am looking for the least expensive reliable ebike kit for retrieving my car after paragliding. I weigh about 100 kg with clothes etc. Need range of 25 km with 500 meter climb would like to do 35 kph on flats and 15kph on dirt road climbs If I carried my paragliding kit I would add 15 kg, would hel...