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

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Battery - http://amzn.to/2njZLk9
Better Battery (Lithium) - https://amzn.to/2QeaqdO or https://amzn.to/2ImIAwf
E-Bike Motor Kit - https://amzn.to/2O5TI2Z
Almost identical kit - http://amzn.to/2rEaCdr
48v Charger - http://amzn.to/2oFb85T (charge all 4 batteries at once)
Simple Charger - https://alexa.design/2ollyKY (charge one at a time)
Better Rack for Hardtails- http://amzn.to/2qMj8DG
Complete ebike if you don't want to build - http://amzn.to/2qT8Z7z
Bike I used - https://goo.gl/qJkhxf
Almost same bike from Amazon - http://amzn.to/2rYHOcX
*Dual Suspension is important at higher speeds. This is the least expensive option you will find. Works great.

No Music Version - https://youtu.be/eLc8ocdMAts
Update video - https://youtu.be/CU9PcscbU-8

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- http://amzn.to/2pzArad

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