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  • uWave commented on Gene'sG's instructable Best DIY Bike Trainer Generator3 months ago
    Best DIY Bike Trainer Generator

    Hello Gene. I like your project. I want to make one but I would prefer a regulated output for the safety of what I am plugging into it. I am thinking about spinning a custom PCB with connectors, bridge, 12v and 5v buck regulators all included that will all fit inside the housing. If I made this board would you like to include it in your design? I will probably make it for myself either way but figured if you or others might like it too I would give you the option. I could sell the bare PCB’s through Amazon for your audience. But if I sold the fully functional design with parts on it I would have to FCC certify which is sort of expensive. Tell me what you think?I am also thinking it would be good to swap out that motor for one with a lower k rating to ensure over a wider range of ...

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    Hello Gene. I like your project. I want to make one but I would prefer a regulated output for the safety of what I am plugging into it. I am thinking about spinning a custom PCB with connectors, bridge, 12v and 5v buck regulators all included that will all fit inside the housing. If I made this board would you like to include it in your design? I will probably make it for myself either way but figured if you or others might like it too I would give you the option. I could sell the bare PCB’s through Amazon for your audience. But if I sold the fully functional design with parts on it I would have to FCC certify which is sort of expensive. Tell me what you think?I am also thinking it would be good to swap out that motor for one with a lower k rating to ensure over a wider range of wheel speed that the voltage stays up above 12. Not required but probably a mod I will make.thanks for your consideration.

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