eBike Conversions / 2 posts found

Cube Aim Disc SL 26 Electric bike Conversion

by MikeGrow3698
Just received the brand new shiney Cube Aim Disc SL 26 2014 bike to converted into an electric bike. This will take place early next year as we are waiting for a kit for review from Panda Bikes in the UK. This is the 350 Watt front wheel kit with a tube battery. The extra weight on the front will actually help this bike. I took it out on the North downs over the weekend to try it out prior to converting it into an electric bike. I have to say that it s going to help no end having […]

Giant Rapid 2 eBike Conversion

by MikeGrow3698
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Whilst this is an overview of the conversion, this is not a step by step guide to converting a Giant Rapid 2 into an electric bike. It is meant to be a short guide on the pitfalls and decisions you may need to make if you are planning to convert a normal bike into an electric bike.Before modification to make the Giant Rapid 2 into an electric bike I had to identify what parts will need to be replaced or modified.The controller will need to be mounted somewhere that is out of the way, but will allow for the wiring […]