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    cutting metal with a Evolution mitre saw

    I know some off us got intrigued by Evolutions claim of sawing metal with there mitre saw. But the reality was that the cutting surface was rough and you were splattered with hot metal shavings during the cut. That's what happened to me anyway. A year ago my first blade was worn and I replaced...
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    Mambo"esque" trike, the resurrection

    Or maybe I should have named it "the transformation" Popshot kindly donated his leftover frame from his Mambo"esque" trike https://atomiczombie.com/forum/threads/mambo-esque-trike.260/ Thank you very much. My plan is to make some minor changes to make the tadpole ridable again. Popshot project...
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    E-bike brake advice needed

    I'm working on 2 E-bike setups, both work with true torque sensors, i.e. the motor only assist you when you apply torque. My concern is about the brake control. E-bike brakes handles includes a motor disconnect switch. You wouldn't pedal when you brake, so is that switch necessary with a torque...
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    drum brake hubs

    I consider getting some drum brake hubs for a tadpole project. Sturmey archer do 2 sizes 70 or 90mm. Is there a big different in the braking capacity of the different sizes? Do you need the 90mm brake hubs for a tadpole?
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    Welding with water

    Saw this and thought about Brad and this If you lived in a country with 110V, could you weld with above setup straight from the main?
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    battery charge hack

    Grin technologies manufactures a fancy charger for lithium batteries called the Cycle satiator. https://www.ebikes.ca/shop/electric-bicycle-parts/chargers/cycle-satiator-48v-8a.html It charges the battery twice as fast as other chargers. You can also sett the level of charge to expand the...
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    A rare sight

    Two Pythons at the same place, they are usually very solitary.
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    Project chopper

    For a long time now I have slowly started to build a chopper. This is the inspiration for the bike. My rear and bottom frame will be made from dual 5/8" x 1/16" tube and the fork and the rest of the fram is 1" tube. I'm a bit worried that the frame and fork will be flimsy, but I'm going for...
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    SPOKE LENGTH

    I'm going to buy spokes for my wheels this weekend, and using different spoke calculators and get slightly different result with the same input data. I have a 4mm diff to centre of hub to spoke flange on both rear and front hub, so the left and right sides spoke length are slightly different. I...
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