I am very happy with my first DIY e-bike conversion!
All in all I spent £2700, including a second hand bullitt and delivery, BBS01B + 17.5Ah battery from Woosh, various clamps, mounts, adapters, tape and some new spokes as the rear wheel hadn't been put together correctly.
I recently converted my bike to electric with a Bafang BBS01B kit. I removed the battery and unscrewed the mounting plate to adjust something and the screw touched + to - and it sparked. I hadn't considered motors were capacitive.
I have a 1.5 year old kid that seems to love the battery cables...
Found this community whilst investigating DIY electric bike conversion.
Only been lurking a couple of days but been considering an electric cargo bike for a year or so and a few weeks ago got a Larry vs Harry Bullitt second hand that I'm thinking of electrifying myself.
Current thoughts are to...