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Adding lights to my e-bike

It’s now over 3 months since I converted my bicycle to an electric bike by adding a mid-drive motor to it. The motor runs off a 36V battery, but there’s also a 6V supply from the motor that’s meant for … Continue reading

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DIY e-bike conversion

I am now the proud possessor of an electrically-assisted bicycle. There was nothing technically difficult about fitting the Bafang conversion kit I bought, but I did run into a few problems. It’s a mid-drive kit, with a motor drive that … Continue reading

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E-bike conversion and pipe bending

I’ve been distracted from my bentwood coat stand project by the arrival of the e-bike conversion kit I ordered, paid for in large part from Instructables winnings. I’ve gone for a UK-legal mid drive model made by Bafang, who are … Continue reading

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