eBike construction details

July 08, 2011

I had a great time giving a talk at dorkbot-sea about my build. Lots of great questions.

A couple of people asked how the motor is attached to the controller. Here's a close up that shows the torque plate machined out of 1/4" mild steel along with the motor wires with a drip loop.

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Torque plate on left side of axle

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Battery Management System showing fully charged (except for one cranky cell)


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Written by Chris Prosser Data Science Engineer, Maker, Bad Sculpter, located in grey Seattle