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...

Cold weather tips for your Li-Ion Battery

29 Sat

Cold weather tips for your Li-Ion Battery

As the weather continues to get even colder, it’s best to take the necessary precautions to keep your electric bicycle batteries reliable and up to their full potential. The battery may be the most sensitive part of your electric bike so storing it properly becomes much more important especially in winter. Here are some tips about how to store your ebike Lithium-Ion battery in cold weather. Avoid keeping your battery in the cold any more than you have to. You will not get full performance out of your Li-Ion battery when it gets cold. Try to keep it in warmer...

How to Set SW900 LCD Display Parameters

07 Fri

How to Set SW900 LCD Display Parameters

Turn on the kit by pressing and holding the M button.

Press and hold the Up and Down arrows for 4-5 seconds to enter the settings panel of your SW900 LCD Display.

Geared or Direct Drive?

25 Thu

Geared or Direct Drive?

“Geared or Direct Drive motor? Which one do you recommend for my bike?” This is the question we get asked at least once a day. It’s probably one of the questions which is not easy to answer because it totally depends on your needs and expectations. You should start answering the following questions: Do you want more range or higher speed? Less drag or longer motor life expectancy? Do you need more torque, lighter motor that you can pedal easily when you are out of power? Or do you want a powerful and quieter bicycle over 1000 watts? Let us...

LED or LCD display?

19 Fri

LED or LCD display?

What are the differences between these two electric bike display types and why should we prefer LED or LCD? What additional features does an LCD display offer us? Why should we pay more? These are the questions most clients ask when it comes to choosing a display. Let’s look at the differences between 810 LED and SW900 LCD displays. First off, we need to emphasize the purpose of a display: Turn power ON/OFF Monitor battery status & power level Adjust PAS level Set walk mode (Cruise Control) 810 LED display   The 810 LED display offers the features mentioned above. It serves its purpose and does...