Planned break

Well guys I have to move out of my apartment so all r&d will cease and desist till I return mid march. I’m hoping when I get back to really buckle down and finish this off! Then comes paint and bodywork and then off to the races!  Advertisements

Encoder De-Code

Well I finally got a little time to work on the bike and try and figure out the problems. The encoder is working just fine. I collected some samples from it using an arduino uno and a bunch of alligator clips connected to 5v, Gnd, Sin, and Cosine. I now just need to look at […]

Happy Anniversary :)

Well im writing just to make mention of the fact that this is the anniversary of the creation of this wordpress page 🙂 I would like to thank all 949 of you that looked at the site and those of you that made suggestions or comments! This coming year I plan to do a few […]

Minor Update

So I have not been working as much as I had wanted to, but I have been working on trying to find out why the motor is not working. It still is giving off an hall effect sensor code. We have now replaced the chip as well as the connector and re-wired it into the controller, […]

An Ode to Molex…

Well I havent fallen off the planet yet, but I feel like it!! Went to fire it up 2 weeks ago for the first time and nothing, a lot of troubleshooting later and we have figure out the sin/cosine encoder is wrong and faulty and needed to be replaced, no problem! ordered 2 new chip’s […]

Wow, where to start….

So i know it’s been a while since I updated, i have a good reason (I Promise), I just celebrated my 30th birthday and I took a super long weekend to a local state park in the Texas Hill Country and enjoyed the time. Back to the bike 🙂 I got back on Tuesday the  […]