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  1. pushkar

    UC Pro Carbon Diamond frame pictures, Colors

    Woohoo .. the carbon frame is being finalized in the coming few days. I expect the production to start in 2-4 weeks once the testing is done I wanted to share a couple of items today 1. Pictures of the 3D printed frame (for testing only) 2. A couple of color options 3D printed sample 1...
  2. pushkar

    New UC Pro (Carbon) update

    All Here is a quick update on the new UC Pro (move to carbon) 1. In-frame GPS tests have been a success. Pretty much any GPS will work as long as it is at or below 70mm x 40mm x 35mm. 2. New frame prototypes are on track and expected end of October. 3. I have made a LOT of progress on...
  3. pushkar

    Looking for active feedback, beta testers ... etc etc

    All, I have been engaged with some of you on a somewhat informal basis to get advice / feedback etc. However as we look at the next 6-12 months, we are working on a lot of exciting stuff including the new transition to Carbon (will post about that soon), some super exciting products (bikes and...
  4. pushkar

    UC Pro Diamond frame prototype build pics. Painting / Decal / lights etc will be done in Boston.

    Hey everyone. We just got the regularbuild done. Here are some initial pictures. Please note - we are evaluating the frame only at this point. Here are some key takeaways to focus on. We will paint it with prismatic colors and put actual decals on it here in Boston. Please ignore the paint...
  5. pushkar

    UC Pro Step through frame prototype build pics. Painting / Decal / lights etc will be done in Boston.

    Hey everyone. We just got the step through build done. Here are some initial pictures. Please note - we are evaluating the frame only at this point. Here are some key takeaways to focus on. We will paint it with prismatic colors and put actual decals on it here in Boston. Please ignore the...
  6. pushkar

    WW UC Pro and beyond - color and personalization options

    I am working with a local shop in the boston area and can now provide color personalization / customization options starting with the stock colors once the new UC Pro is here. Paint color options can be chosen from https://www.prismaticpowders.com/ This will add ~ $250 to $300 to the cost...
  7. pushkar

    PSA- Moving weekend + delayed CS response this week and next.

    Hey everyone, I just wanted to let you know that we are moving to a slightly bigger space this week. We hope the new shop is set up by Thursday / Friday , and I will get back to the builds after that. If you are placing an order for motors or accessories or any of the titanium UCPro /...
  8. pushkar

    Quick update on Archon / Rohloff / Kindernay tests

    I have done around 500 miles riding on the Archon (includes test rig and physical riding) across both Rohloff and Kindernay, and here are some results that riders should be aware of. Wattage Mode (as shipped) Rohloff Kindernay 750W Eco All gears work 1-14 All gears work 1-14 Sport All...
  9. pushkar

    Thicc Bikes

    I am exploring some fat tire bike options for trail riding. What is your ideal wheel width for fat tire trail bikes? Please vote! Examples or pictures welcome.
  10. pushkar

    Are profiles relevant any more?

    Some of WW customers crushing it with the new controller. Thanks! I have a question - with that much torque, sometimes I wonder if there is any value to cargo versus cruising profile ? If you dont mind testing - let me know out your use case and if profiles are even relevant for a more powerful...
  11. pushkar

    Carbon ?

    Hey everyone - I have a question about your experience with Carbon for bikes/ ebikes. Anecdotal observation - most trail ebikes today appear to be carbon, and can take a beating. Even smaller manufacturers like Lamere have a fairly robust Carbon line up. I have also looked at alternative...
  12. pushkar

    Ideal display for Watt Wagons (future feature)

    OK.. so I poured over my research and this is a good time as any to start discussion on a custom display for the Watt Wagons bikes Here is what I have gathered so far (converted to tablular format) Display features 1. Nicer display (colors, contrast) 2. Larger display - 3 or 4 inch 3. Some...
  13. pushkar

    First round of motors with Archon controller going out this week!

    Here is a peek at our test rig - we pretty much run at 1.5 times the full load, and run the motor at 2300W for 15 minutes. We are using the kindernay hub - so doing 2 tests in 1 setup :) The one thing we will change is that rear sprocket for kindernay needs to be higher than 16T. The chain is...
  14. pushkar

    Pausing M600 City Commuter till early Q4 2020 - Please read.

    This is a fairly big announcement and please read. We have had good initial success with the City Commuter pre-launch. Unfortunately we have to pause selling it for a few months to work on 2 core fronts 1. Motor noise. Our goal was to work with the manufacturer to reduce the motor noise for...
  15. pushkar

    How big a market for step through?

    Everyone - I have been getting a LOT of requests lately for step-through frames. Literally 30-40% right now. When we started, we were doing may be 5% step throughs. Are there any pointers / data for demand for step-through versus regular frame ? Any pointers will be appreciated.
  16. pushkar

    Archon X1 upgrade officially available for Bafang Ultra !

    Phew. This took a while. I just put up the product on the site https://wattwagons.com/pages/archon-x1-controller Highlights Programmable up to 2300W nominal Higher efficiency. 15% gain in range for the same battery pack Lower overall operating temperature for the motor Smoother assist and...
  17. pushkar

    Supernova Lights - Positioning and On / Off options

    Hey everyone, I wanted to circle back on Supernova lights, off switch. 1. The supernova m99 Pro lights work with the bafang ultra. The brake lights work well. 2. We can also wire the horn, and it sounds loud. It will be good to have if riding in traffic (though I still prefer the slightly...
  18. pushkar

    Lower start price for City Commuter and Kinect Suspension + Brooks Saddle standard!

    Hey everyone. The City Commuter now starts at a lower price ad we are upgrading a bunch of components on the base config. City Commuter highlights- Starts at $2,899 1. Base bike config has all the standard components Kinekt seatpost Brooks B-17 imperial saddle Sturmey Archer 3 speed hub...
  19. pushkar

    More personalization options for UC Pro, lower start price, upgraded components!

    Hey everyone. I wanted to share that riders can personalize the UC Pro starting at a much lower price! We have a TON of build / personalization options and continue to maintain excellent components from the base bike. UC Pro highlights- Starts at $4599 1. Base bike config has all the standard...
  20. pushkar

    UC Pro Disc rotors - switching to MDR + other recommended parts

    Hey everyone. I got a lot of feedback that we should start using the MDR rotors for the new bike. I think that is a great idea. I will switch all rotors to the MDRs for the production order. Just spoke with Magura and they are ordering those for me. We have options for the front rotor 1...