Monthly Archives: October 2015

Electric Bikes – 4000km

Well, we can’t quite match the ebike tourists and their 11000+ kilometres, with photos every thousand kilometres to prove it, but today the odometer tripped over to 4000km, once again on the way back from a lunchtime coffee from the

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Electric Bikes – electrical troubles

Our bikes are used quite hard at times, and the electrical system is mostly homemade, so we can expect a few problems occasionally. This week I have not done well at all! It started on Monday morning, I had just

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Multi Cell Voltmeter

The big order of Arduino related products has started to arrive, the key components, the Arduino mega 2560 clone and the TFT LCD screen arrived two days ago, along with some of the voltage sensors, and most of the jumper

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New Project – Electric Bikes, Arduino and Programming

Exciting times – a new project, bringing together Electric Bikes, Computers and Programming! During my troubles with batteries (which are pretty much sorted now) I realised I needed a way of looking at the voltage of all the 12 cells,

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