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  1. one4torque

    Sonders Experience and modding

    Latest round of mods for my gen 1 sondors: Mxus 3000 watt rear hub motor kit from Kinye, 6 turn high tq motor, 76volt battery with 18ah. I have to take it easy on standing starts... as this motor is super tq'y, and the little dropouts on the sondors even with 2 tq arms allow the nuts to...
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    BEWARE of Quigley Motorsports - Stealth Dealer in AUS will not deliver. Tell your friend to beware.

    Sitting on my payment since Oct 2015 to June 2016 and avoiding any communcation is not good business. I rec'd an email last week stating they are continuing to work on my order. I'll post here if/when I get parts or refund.
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    Hot weather considerations

    Battery storage in high heat and battery life impacts are an issue. Once my shop starts reaching >95f for more than 4 hrs I'll be moving my batteries inside.
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    Any one get so frustrated they switched back to a non E-Bike?

    People prob had the same complaints about the automobile when they first came out as a collection of parts that worked .... In the hands of a mechanic enthusiast...... But not quite ready for the hands of a retail masses...... I would not try to hold a retail sales service relationship just...
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    If only I had $28,000 laying around

    ???? Does not compute. ?????
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    observations on getting back into riding after 30 years being overweight etc

    If i ride a path, i slow way doen for walkers pedal rS ... I even go off the path to give free board.... I smile and say have a nice day. Ususlly my rob lowe smile distracts them from anything "E" hah.
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    Can a fat-tire e-bike replace an ATV?

    My attempts to use a hopped up sondors in this fashion have left me broke down 4 mi in the bush. 3 flat tires due to thorns and thin fat tires 1 burned controller 1 derauleur failure So i would say it will have to be a VERY well sorted kit. Gl
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    observations on getting back into riding after 30 years being overweight etc

    Great post and thread. I got into ebiking due to knee injury. 48 yr old 216 lb guy here. Knee is rehabbed... But im now addicted to e bikes. And yeah...MUCH cheaper to mod than the german autos i used to try and play with.
  9. one4torque

    Interesting perspectives on e-MTB's

    There is another perspective to this guys: You can use an e mtn bike on different terrain that is inaccessible to a pedal bike. Pedal bikes need a somewhat groomed trail or trail less groomed but w slope. I don't bomb down my local groomed ocd mtn bike trails w my stealth bomber...
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    Sonders Experience and modding

    Once i inc v to stock sondors rear motor i had same issue. I then have been upgrading in steps to: 750 watt Then 1500 watt, Then now ro 3000 watt mxus rear hub motor. You can buy a complete laced up rear fat wheel 75o watt from china for $500. You will need a goid battery to match each...
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    Sonders Experience and modding

    Ravi - I never really ever considered an ebike........ never knew they existed...... never really cared....... Then one night I had a few beers, and someone spammed me with the gen 1 Sondors Storm campaign..... and I thought what the hell.... it's $499........ I forgot about it.... then 6 mo's...
  12. one4torque

    Sonders Experience and modding

    thx Jack. I got the job done with the old water pipe. I've got a 3KW Mxus setup coming from Kineye motorsports...... should be fun, and get me around the sloppy stuff.
  13. one4torque

    Stromer goes to the mountains.

    Single track beastie! Love it.
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    Sonders Experience and modding

    SONDORS STRESS TEST:::::: (Link Removed - No Longer Exists) (Link Removed - No Longer Exists) Hit some muddy stuff today.... all was cool until I hit a shale washed out river bed....... nasty muck stuff...... overheated the controller, got stuck, chain fell off..... walked out of it...... let...
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    Sonders Experience and modding

    I'll need to tweak/adj the rear derailleur or add a top front chain ring chain guide as I'm having a chain drop problem when I shift to the lowest gear. More to come, as I fine tune. thx for comps..... this thread is just small glimpse into my tinkering-madness et-uh.... hobby.
  16. one4torque

    Sonders Experience and modding

    Fresh battery from luna is right around 30mph.... dep on wind/slope, and my attitude..... I need a bigger battery as I eat up AH's.... in this condition :) The big surprise for me is the low end grunt i was able to retain with this 1500watt dir drive hub motor..... is has the same bottom end as...
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    Sonders Experience and modding

    Thx Jack - when I researched this upgrade I had some difficulty finding a complete list of P/N's ..... and there is some mis-information out there from people claiming to know what to buy..... A few things I did: *8 speed twist shifter from ebay $15 shipped. You end up shifting 2 gears to 1...
  18. one4torque

    Stealth FLUX Frame-Sw Arm Build Progress

    Making some progress on project ALPHA FLUX! All parts are either in hand or on order to arrive over the next couple of weeks: Cyrstalye Motor/controller 64volt 20AH battery customer built by a forum member to fit frame 19" Yami MX rim on rear with fat spokes Rock-SHOX rear shock DNM front DH...
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    Sonders Experience and modding

    Added 3spd to the bike today: (Link Removed - No Longer Exists) (Link Removed - No Longer Exists) added tq arm (Link Removed - No Longer Exists)