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Best solution for additional (dual) battery for E-bike

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Asked by: Sandra Farmer

Can you add a second battery to an eBike?


Quote from video: Controller it really can be as easy as that if you have xt90 connectors on your two batteries. And on your controller. So on something like the blackbird i would take the battery.

How do I increase the capacity of my eBike battery?

First is to pedal when you are starting out from a stop. This where it requires lots of energy to get going and if you share that load, with the motor, you are going to put less load on your battery. If you want to stop pedaling to rest for a while, the best time to do that is when you are cruising.

Can I put a higher voltage battery on my eBike?

Ebike power can be boosted by simply turning a ‘pot’ screw, disconnecting the power smoother plug or simply fitting a higher voltage battery. Alternatively, on high spec ebikes where battery and controller are inaccessible, you can fit performance chips.

Where is the best place to have a battery on an electric bike?

What’s the best battery position on an e-bike? Almost all e-bikes opt to put the battery in the middle of the bike, just above the pedals, or on a rack on top of the rear wheel. Each option has its own advantages. “The reason we put the battery in the middle is because weight distribution is important,” says Olsen.

Can I put a car battery on my eBike?

In total, when charging an eBike on the go, you can use a car battery with a 12V socket in the car. You can also use a 1000-watt inverter hooked up to a solar panel or battery bank to charge the eBike’s battery. Ebikes usually use a 15-amp controller that draws 36 volts for a total of 540W per hour.

What is the average range of an e-bike?

between 20-100 miles

The average range of most eBikes is between 20-100 miles/32-160 kilometers; of course, the exact range will always depend on factors such as the power mode, riding conditions, cargo load, and terrain.

Is 52V faster than 48V?

The Difference Between 48V and 52V Batteries



The difference between the two is power and performance: A 52V battery delivers better performance.

Can I use a 60V battery in a 48V ebike?

Re: How to use a 60v battery pack on 48v motor



The motor doesn’t matter. It all depends on the controllers max voltage limit. Most with an lcd display are limited to 60V max by the display and 63V max by the controller.

Should I charge my ebike after every ride?

IMPORTANT CHARGING INFORMATION



It is good practice to recharge as soon as is reasonably possible after the battery goes flat. We recommend charging after every ride, that way your electric bike is always ready for your next outing. Switch off the battery before charging. (If the battery has a switch on it).

Can I use a 52V battery on a 48V motor?

As long as you are using a Juiced Bike with an LCD display, the 52V battery can be used. The 52V battery pack is designed to be interchangeable with that of the 48V bikes that use an LCD display (CrossCurrent S and RipCurrent S). These bikes were actually initially designed to use the 52V system.

Can I put a 36V battery on a 24V eBike?

don’t worry about using the 36V lead with a 24V motor since the lead will be at 28-30V all the time you are using it anyway. using a 36V lifepo4 pack continuously will overheat these motors from what dogman says.

How long will 48V 10ah battery last?

12-15 miles is a reasonable expectation from 48v 10 ah. But you could stretch it to 30 miles if you go slow enough and pedal moderately.

Can I charge my ebike with a solar panel?

Can you charge an e-Bike with a solar panel? Short answer, you can charge an e-Bike with a solar panel. But you’ll have to keep the charging speed in mind. Chargers for 48V eBike batteries will need at least two solar panels capable of putting out at least 200W of power if you want to charge your eBike in a day.

Can you charge an e-bike while riding?

Some electric bike models use regenerative braking to charge your bike while you ride it. The energy produced by your pedaling is usually lost when you brake, but it is saved and reused if you have regenerative braking.

How do you transport an ebike in the rain?

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Can I use 48V battery with 36V motor?

Re: Using a 48V battery pack with 36V motor/controller



Most 36V controllers will support a 48V pack, but the LVC will still be set for a 36V pack, so you’ll need to monitor pack voltage and not let it get too low. You can verify this by opening the controller and checking the caps and fets.

How do I connect two batteries to my electric scooter?

Quote from video: So that's where you need to plug. In okay right so you plug in. And you will see on the other side of the cable adapter you'll see controller one and controller. Two. So you plug those in like this.

How do you make a regular electric bike?

Fitting a powered e-bike wheel is probably the most practical option for many people – swap out one of your normal, non-powered wheels for one with a special hub that contains a motor, adding a battery and the gearing needed to turn it. An oversized hub drives the bike and there’s a strap-on battery pack.

How do you change an e-bike battery connector?

How To Swap An Ebike Connector

  1. Step 1: Cut off your old connector. Here you can see my new throttle wire on top. …
  2. Step 2: Remove your new connector. …
  3. Step 3: Strip your wires. …
  4. Step 4: Tin your wires. …
  5. Step 5: Add heat shrink tubing. …
  6. Step 6: Make your connections. …
  7. Step 7: Sealing the heat shrink.


How do I know if my eBike battery is bad?

If you find that your battery does not charge fully anymore, or if it does not take you as far on a full charge as it used to, these are also signs that your eBike battery is bad and should be replaced.

How do I reset my eBike battery?

Quote from video: Once the connection is made the light on your charger should turn red this signals that the battery is taking a charge hold the wires in place for 15 seconds in order to reset the BMS.