How electricity flow in an electric bike works?

11 Thu

How electricity flow in an electric bike works?

Batteries are the most important part of our electric bicycles as we all know. That’s why we do intense research and decide carefully before we buy a battery. We try to find the best battery that fits our conversion kits and therefore we have so many questions in mind. One of the most asked questions is “Can I use a 1000W battery with a 500W conversion kit?”. The answer to this question is yes, technically you should not have any problem with that. Here comes the second question, “But, how?”. The reason why people are concerned about it is the...

Advantages of hub motors

29 Fri

Advantages of hub motors

First, hub motors are completely independent of drive chain. We do not claim that hub motors are better than mid drives, they both have cons and pros, what we want to emphasize is when a chain breaks, has freewheel issues or derailleur gets damaged, the hub motor still can keep moving the bicycle until the rider reaches their destination.

Is eBike good for exercise?

01 Fri

Is eBike good for exercise?

If you are one of those who think electric bikes are not good for exercise just because they have a motor, then you may be mistaken. It’s about how much exercise we are talking about. As we all know, electric bicycles come with PAS (Pedal Assist System) which assists riders while they are pedalling, yes while they are pedaling. So, having a motor does not mean there is no effort at all. Electric bikes gives you a luxury of choice, especially if you are a commuter. It’s totally up to you to decide either if you want to reach your...

Tips for Maintaining an Electric Bike

15 Fri

Tips for Maintaining an Electric Bike

It’s very important to take your ebike for tune-up regularly. The timing depends on how much or under what conditions you ride your bike and the type of the bike of course. You can understand when it’s time for tune up from derailleur adjustments, gears that do not switch smoothly, loose spokes or brakes that ask for readjusting etc. Keep your battery maintained in a dry and cool environment and charged. Do not assume that the battery or bike has problems if the range or performance of your bike degraded. There might be other reasons for it such as tire...

Advantages of Fat Tire Bikes

31 Thu

Advantages of Fat Tire Bikes

Fat tire bikes (fat bikes) gained huge amount of popularity among bikers during the last few years. You may be wondering why? Here is the list we prepared for you to see why you should try a fat bike. First off fat bikes provide good grip and traction even on the most difficult terrains that require additional traction which makes them the best choice in winter. Fat bikes will not slip on wet road or sink in mud or snow even when the ground is covered in snow. Also they weigh more than regular bikes which makes them more resistant...

What Volts, Watts, Ampere and Amp Hours mean?

11 Fri

What Volts, Watts, Ampere and Amp Hours mean?

Volt (V) was named after the Italian physicist Alessandro Volta, the Watt (W) is named after the Scottish inventor James Watt and Ampere (A) named after André-Marie Ampère, a French Mathematician and Physicist. Well, we thank them for what they have discovered but what do these letters and numbers mean in relation to an electric bike or electric bike conversion kit you are planning to purchase? Knowing these technical terms may help you look cool and clever but it will also help you make a better decision and the choose right conversion kit or an electric bike. Now let us take a look at these letters and numbers to understand the way they...