First Look
OwnerBrandon Bridges
Owner's Other EVs1980 Huffy Bay Pointe 3 Speed Cruiser
2004 Razor Ground Force
2005 Razor MX500
2008 Schwinn S-400
1975 Raleigh Twenty
1994 Suzuki GN125
LocationShelby, North Carolina United States map
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Vehicle1976 Raleigh Grand Prix
Donated by the Heath Center Nurse, Mrs. Brackett, at my alumni High School, many thanks!
Motor 9 Continents EBikeKit Motor Brushless DC
500W at 36 volts, 750W at 48 volts
Drivetrain10 speed
Controller EBikeKit Brushless Controller
22 amps
Batteries6 Portalac 7.2Ah, 12.00 Volt, Lead-Acid, AGM
System Voltage36 Volts
Charger Razor 36V from MX500
InstrumentationHopefully VeloAce
Top Speed20 MPH (32 KPH)
Range14 Miles (22 Kilometers)
Projected (and hoped for) range
Seating Capacity1 adult
Tires26" beach front, 27" road rear. Bicycle sits level with this configuration.
Conversion Time2 months, so far
Conversion Cost~$500
Additional FeaturesCustom fitted torque arms
Going to my my daily first shift commuter + campus bike when I go to a university. Significant technological advancements over the original Einstein, and will be significantly more efficient due to being brushless and less efficiency loss through the reduced number of components in the power drive system.

Video of first test:


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