The biggest capacity battery that fits inside the frame of a folding eBike, is a soft-pack battery with Tesla cells. Read more about what to keep in mind, and watch the install video.
Take proper care of your expensive batteries with some ground-rules, a schedule, and a good charger.Knowing how and when to charge your battery will save you money and let you enjoy riding your eBike more.
The rear shock suspension has a demanding job. The terrain and the vehicle’s weight are constant opposing forces that need to be in balance. Since the shock is located right between the rider and the rear hub where most of the weight is, it’s the most important suspension on the bike. The stock model accounts for many bad first impressions, but luckily it’s a wrong that can be made right in under 10 minutes.
A few weeks ago eBike Parts called asked me to check out and review a new helmet that was being added to the store. The helmet is made by a Danish company, so all I had to do was take a beautiful 50km round trip ride out of Copenhagen to the small town of Smørum to pick one up for testing. For instant comparison, I wore my NGX Brain Saver helmet for the ride to the distributor, and the new Halo helmet for the ride home.
Inflation. Not the boring kind where currency loses value over time. No, the other boring kind where you lose hours of your life vigorously pumping with your legs, arms and lungs into tires, balloons, pool toys and so on. If only there was an easier way… and of course there is!
If you have an eBike with fat tires, you might be lucky that it came with the perfect tires for your needs. then again, it’s entirely possible you and your bike could benefit from different tires, as well as some less obvious additions in that area. Whether you’re tired of dealing with punctures, paying for new innertubes, bike shop bills, or in the market for something new, this post is for you.
You may need to consider a second upgrade when you get a new front suspension fork, and that’s if you ever considered adding BMX handlebars.
The stock MATE X suspension fork may be functional, but it has shortcomings. Depending on how you ride and how much you weigh, you may want to look into upgrading it.