Recent content by AHicks

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    Coyote encounters

    I'll bet that Coyote does have rabies. I had a large muskrat come after me in a parking lot located next to a swamp one day. As luck would have it, I saw it coming and was able to give it a flying lesson. End of encounter. Would be funny if it were not for the thought that if I hadn't seen it...
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    Upgrade fat bike 48V 750W hub motor rear wheel ??

    How much faster are you thinking? 52v will clearly add speed, but not an awful lot, especially on a fatty. The big direct drive motors may be faster, but they are gutless at lower speeds and pulling away from a stop. Limited climbing power as well. I would say NOT a good plan on a fatty...
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    Controller in same bag as battery?

    That thermometer kinda puts an end to the guessing don't it! Good idea! Safe bet things are even warmer inside the controller's case....
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    Espin Nero

    Our Flow is set up with these as well, and our experience with the set up being right on the same as well. I just wanted to add that though my big mitts were not having any issue, the wife was having a little trouble with that push-push arrangement. I rotated it a bit to the rear on the...
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    Controller in same bag as battery?

    I would say the answer depends on how hard you're pushing the controller's capacity. Clearly, the controller in the bag gets no air circulation, which it may need to perform to it's full rated capacity.
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    Espin Flow pedal assist power levels

    My display looked like the one you guys are talking about, but has a different number on the back. I questioned Espin about this, about why I wasn't able to access the more advanced settings, pretty much accusing them of bait and switch with a cheaper one that's less capable, even referencing...
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    Espin Support MIA

    My experience has been that they might be a week to reply to an email.
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    New Bike and a question

    The process you detail is there, but it's happening late in the charge cycle - before the charger shuts off. You would see this if you were to charge to 100% more frequently. Once the charger shuts off, it's off until the power is cycled. IF that power were cycled due to a local power outage...
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    BBS*** Settings for a Smoother Ride

    Terminology is not helping us I think. That's why I asked you to expand on your thoughts a bit, to better understand where you are coming from, so I might be able to share what is available/make that work? The Eco and Sport modes do provide SOME of what you are asking about (laid back vs. go...
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    BBS*** Settings for a Smoother Ride

    No. Not without plugging in your laptop. If I remember correctly, they're talking about running out of memory as it is. Doubling the requirement for a second profile, and the ability to switch between them sounds like quite a stretch. There's no reason you couldn't have 2 different profiles on...
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    New Bike and a question

    That's really not my plan, but you're welcome to an opinion. For me, it's WAY more about supplying rookies with clear no B.S. answers. I really don't like the idea of supplying folks that are absolutely new to the hobby/sport with questionable information where that info turns into info where...
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    BBS*** Settings for a Smoother Ride

    You've looked into and are able to switch between Eco and Sport modes with that control, right? One is red and the other Green? Other than what it's doing between those mode currently, how would your profiles differ?
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    New Bike and a question

    So maybe next time, you could qualify your message by sharing that your comments are regarding a Bosch charger, and maybe expand on that idea when the OP is CLEARLY not talking about a Bosch powered bike or battery? Further, you have no idea of what you are talking about by referring to the...
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    Espin Flow pedal assist power levels

    It's in the software, so they are not all alike (good or bad). There is NO universal software that's installed on all cadence based controllers.
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    Better HALL sensor connectors

    I've been using a 2x3 for 4 years now, without issue, on my 1000w geared hub hot rod Rad City. I don't understand the problem. Each pin has a "barb" on it, that locks the pins in place securely once fully inserted. Too securely occasionally. If you need to get them out, they can be a pain...