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by tigerbay
Tue Aug 08, 2017 4:59 pm
Forum: Hot off the press....
Topic: Velo Advance Community E-bikes crowdfunding bid
Replies: 9
Views: 9360

Re: Velo Advance Community E-bikes crowdfunding bid

"If you really want to make this happen, I think you need some assistance" - And I think you need to learn when you've gone too far with your 'advice'.
by tigerbay
Wed Jul 26, 2017 1:36 am
Forum: Hot off the press....
Topic: Velo Advance Community E-bikes crowdfunding bid
Replies: 9
Views: 9360

Re: Velo Advance Community E-bikes crowdfunding bid

I was hoping to have time to give a more concise definition in reply, but it seems an edit of the first post will have to do which should provide much of the answers your after :roll:
by tigerbay
Tue May 23, 2017 9:55 pm
Forum: Hot off the press....
Topic: Velo Advance Community E-bikes crowdfunding bid
Replies: 9
Views: 9360

Re: Velo Advance Community E-bikes crowdfunding bid

I have read and re read this as well as the funding site, which has the same text, and I really dont understand what you are trying to do. Is this a project to build ebikes? if so what is the specifications to be, who is to buy them what expected quantities, and how will the marketing be carried ou...
by tigerbay
Sat May 20, 2017 3:58 pm
Forum: Hot off the press....
Topic: Velo Advance Community E-bikes crowdfunding bid
Replies: 9
Views: 9360

Velo Advance Community E-bikes crowdfunding bid

https://www.gofundme.com/veloadvanceebikes/ Velo Advance Community E-bikes crowdfunding bid What is Velo Advance? Velo Advance is an innovative project that aims to make affordable, practical, up-to-date electric bikes (E-bikes) available to people in South East Wales and beyond. What are E-bikes? ...
by tigerbay
Sun Apr 16, 2017 8:17 pm
Forum: Electrically assisted bikes
Topic: Folding Bike LiFePO4 conversion
Replies: 4
Views: 8339

Re: Folding Bike LiFePO4 conversion

I must admit, that does fit quite nicely and allows for space on the rear cargo rack that wasn't there before :) I do really like the LiFePO4 battery types (especially on my currie motor retrofitted bike I'll explain abit more about in a new thread). Do you find you get an ever so slightly more stab...
by tigerbay
Mon Jul 14, 2014 11:08 pm
Forum: All things battery related
Topic: "UltraBattery" Lead-Acid Supercap Hybrid Battery Class
Replies: 2
Views: 6709

Re: "UltraBattery" Lead-Acid Supercap Hybrid Battery Class

Are they available for purchase? Where? At which cost? Would they perform better than lead-crystal batteries or TPPL (Tin Plates Pure Lead) batteries? They don't seem to say as such - though the Chinese seem to in a google search make a supposed "ultrabattery" and sell them through things...
by tigerbay
Mon May 26, 2014 12:03 am
Forum: Hot off the press....
Topic: "Solar Roadways" reaches $1m goal for road cells
Replies: 0
Views: 4790

"Solar Roadways" reaches $1m goal for road cells

In an interesting development, "Solar Roadways" has reached it's $1m crowdsource funding via the indiegogo site, to start scale production of their prototype Solar Road Panels that have taken popular media by storm. According to the company's founders Scott and Julie Brusaw - the new tiles...
by tigerbay
Thu May 22, 2014 4:29 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: South Wales Informal Meeting Proposal
Replies: 10
Views: 14104

Re: South Wales Informal Meeting Proposal

In terms of a day, I'm not so sure currently. However, locations that may be good, depending is either The Great Western off St Mary's Street and Cardiff Central Square (near to Cardiff Central Railway Station), The Mount Stuart (former Harry Ramsdens) in Mermaid Quay or The Chedar Tree carvery next...
by tigerbay
Sun Mar 30, 2014 2:14 am
Forum: Events
Topic: South Wales Informal Meeting Proposal
Replies: 10
Views: 14104

Re: South Wales Informal Meeting Proposal

I would attend, haven't got an ev but a prius plug in hybrid self built conversion. I am though for sure seeking to purchase an ev sometime in the future when the prices drop to a level I can afford. Just post when and where it will be held. Many thanks, Anthony A very good point Anthony and certai...
by tigerbay
Thu Mar 27, 2014 9:30 pm
Forum: Hot off the press....
Topic: UK EVSE Trade Association disapprove DIY Charging Stations
Replies: 7
Views: 11407

Re: UK EVSE Trade Association disapprove DIY Charging Statio

If they didn't make the charging designs deliberately over-complicated and dependent on the grid, then people wouldn't be needing to create DIY charging stations. Wonder whether you can sue them under EU Trade Competition rules?

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