This was the first chance we really got to ride the bike to its (almost) full potential. The bike is smooth, quiet, well-balanced, all torque and pre...
Step 10: First Assembly
The battery trays were fabricated from aluminum stock. Each tray was then riveted together and bolted to a right and left panel. The panels are then bolted to each side of the frame. Note the power switch in the center. The right and left panels are asymmetrical to accept the terminals on the back side of the power switch. The controller is mounted upside down under the top tube with the terminals pointing backwards.
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