How to make an electric bike for under $500! Fast & Cheap eBike tutorial!

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Shared March 13, 2017

Battery -
Better Battery (Lithium) - or
E-Bike Motor Kit -
Almost identical kit -
48v Charger - (charge all 4 batteries at once)
Simple Charger - (charge one at a time)
Better Rack for Hardtails-
Complete ebike if you don't want to build -
Bike I used -
Almost same bike from Amazon -
*Dual Suspension is important at higher speeds. This is the least expensive option you will find. Works great.

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This video explains how to convert a bicycle to an electric bike (eBike). The battery setup is the cheapest option out there, 4 SLA batteries connected in a series.

The rack they send you will limit your shocks if you have a rear suspension. This rack would work much better for a hardtail-

Subscribers please let me know what you think. This is my first non-photography related tutorial.