thanks to D8veh,Flecc and others for advice education and support.
I have two velomobile snow and get 18 mph averages without electric assist.
So I will not need to frequent these pages.
It's been interesting and enjoyable, only one person on my ignore list.
Trex is missed too for his...
Test ride every bike with the power off.
It shows two things, what it would be like with falt battery, as above
And just how good a bike it is, if it's a dog then the battery has to fight that before it gets to help you, so short range etc.
The wattage is controller dependant.
The basic idea is voltage it runs at times max rated current equals max power.
The second is manufacturers also have a rated power. For a 250watt motor or legal classification they often run at max of 6-800 watts.
Motors rated at 500 watts tend to be...
Membership has a cost, yes but it also has benefits.
No European war in seventy years would be nice. Being part of a club that stopped us being bullied is nice. Having free travel throughout Europe with all the local benefits was nice. Having a damper on local political idiots was nice. Human...
A complete charging cycle is full- flat - full charge.
The way it works is two half discharges and recharges = one cycle.
Splitting the cycle makes no difference.
Warning going absolutely flat can do other things and kill the battery as will over charging. More than 100%
ts the motor that changed the Panasonic is economic and rarely has any failures. The modern ones are high performance run the batteries down quickly and have has some issues.
Ergo if you want assistance and good range the older ones are better.
The modern gears and suspension components are...