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Blue ICE got a Nose

Since this summer is fairly wet, I’ve mounted the KingCycle nose fairing to the Blue ICE. The nose fairing looks quite nice with the white Ortlieb X-Press panniers. The mirrors mounted to the fairing offer a perfect rear view. Advertisements

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Bafang CST – Oil Cooling

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I got a ‘like new’, used 20″ Bafang CST geared hub motor from Ebay. The seller stated it only ran 170km. Definitely no exaggeration, since it still turned with noticeably resistance. The gears and freewheel clutch weren’t even proper run-in … Continue reading

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ICE Sprint 3×24″

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I’ve finally swopped the ICE front suspension for unsuspended king pins yesterday. On my 50km test ride today, I was quite shocked how much corner handling improved without the front suspension with the 24″ front wheels. Corner handling is still … Continue reading

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Grin Tech Cycle Satiator 608 Universal Ebike Charger

Justin from Grin Tech just introduced their newest creation at Endless Sphere: The Cycle Satiator 608: a 360W, rugged, waterproof (IP65), programmable (20 battery profiles), certified (!), universal ebike battery charger with graphic display, 90-240V AC input, 24V-60V DC output … Continue reading

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Charging Station

Yesterday I happily stumbled across the free charging station of SenerTec in Lauenburg right at the point where my battery’s hit half empty and I had to decide what to do next. Go back home the same way or continue … Continue reading

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Justin Lemire-Elmore: Everything I know about hub motors

In December 2011 Justin from Grin Tech gave this one and a half hour presentation ‘Everything I know about hub motors’ at VEVA (whatever that is). Since his presentation contains a ton of information about hub motors I thought it … Continue reading

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