Locationsomewhere in, somewhere in United States map
Vehicle2008 Iron Horse MkIII
Motor Nine continent 2806 Brushless DC
Typical hub motor, with a "fast wind."
12 FET 3077 Mark II Extreme Modder LYEN Edition Controller
Batteries6 Turnigy 6s, 5000mah, 22.20 Volt, Lithium-Polymer
Batteries use a low voltage and high voltage protection setup from methtek.com.
System Voltage66 Volts
Charger 900w from bmsbattery.com
Top Speed42 MPH (67 KPH)
Top speed so far is 42 mph. I still haven't been able to do a good speed run on a fresh charge.
AccelerationMaybe a bit too good -- too tempting to hot rod about for a commuter bike.
Range20 Miles (32 Kilometers)
Should be good for 20 mile range if I stay off the throttle.
Conversion TimeTwo months off and on.
Conversion CostBatteries: $180
Controller: $140
Motor: $270
Battery protection boards: $120
Charger: $80
Used Cycle Analyst: $50
Throttle: $25
Battery box and torque arms: free scrap metal
Misc. wiring, connectors, a fuse and a key switch: $120
Total with shipping: over $1100

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