pineappletop speedCrystalyte 408waiting for the sun
LocationTampa, Florida United States map
Vehicle2002 Diamondback Wildwood
blue/blue w/silver/gray | Hi-Ten Steel Frame

Comfort Mountain Type w/Suspension Forks + Post
MotorCrystalyte Roadrunner / 408 Brushless DC
Front Wheel
DrivetrainShimano 21-Speed w/Dual SiS 3 / 7-Speed Rapid Rise throttle type (both sides) retained with split grip throttle addition.(see pic) Shimano Sprocket and Cranks (sealed)
ControllerCrystalyte 4820
48v 20a controller
Batteries4 B and B BP1212, 12.00 Volt, Lead-Acid, AGM
System Voltage48 Volts
ChargerCrystalyte 48v 2.2a
6 hours. ( from empty )
HeaterFlorida Sun.
DC/DC Converter
coming soon.
Instrumentation$7 Schwinn 8-Function
Top Speed18 MPH (28 KPH)
this bike is designed / constructed to pull a 100 lb. trailer.
Range20 Miles (32 Kilometers)
25-30 miles with pedaling a fair amount
(the more you pedal the farther you go) not as fun but better then being flat before you arrive home...
Watt Hours/Mile576 Wh/Mile
EV Miles
Current:210 Miles (337 Kilometers)
    As of 2/6/2008
Seating Capacity1 adult up to 185 lbs.
Curb Weight110 Pounds (49 Kilograms)
guesstimate. will try to update if/when possible.
TiresKenda 26" x 1.95"
Conversion TimeFew Hours. with some additional tweaking that followed.
Conversion Cost$ 75.00 Original Used Bike
$ 41.73 Roadmaster for parts/revival
$673.99 Go-Hub Kit
$ 15.00 Brake Inhibitors
Additional FeaturesSchwinn Headlight/Rear | Schwinn Competition Hand Pump + Repair Kit | Zefal Water Bottle Cage | Trek Water Bottle | Topeak MTX Trunk Bag DX | Generic U-Lock | V Brakes | Keylock
more lighting (LED). also when the price of lipo drops some more and when these batteries are toast i will be upgrading and loosing at least 25 lbs hopefully.

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